[REPOST] News Article: Virtual High School Attracting Students From All Over The Globe

The original entry is available at https://k12sotn.ca/blog/news-article-virtual-high-school-attracting-students-from-all-over-the-globe/ Last week this news item was published by Blackburn News about State of the Nation: K-12 e-Learning in Canada project sponsor the Virtual High School. Jean Anne Hamilton – Virtual High School Partnerships Coordinator (Photo by Bob Montgomery) Virtual High School attracting students from all over the globe […]

In The News… The Ottawa Citizen: Ontario is poised to require every high school student take four online courses. What does it mean?

Last month, CANeLearn CEO Randy LaBonte and State of the Nation: K-12 e-Learning in Canada partner-researcher Michael Barbour were interviewed for a piece that appeared in The Ottawa Citizen.  You can view the original article at: https://ottawacitizen.com/news/local-news/ontario-is-poised-to-require-every-high-school-student-take-four-online-courses-what-does-it-mean Ontario is poised to require every high school student take four online courses. What does it mean? JOANNE LAUCIUS […]

In The News… The Agenda with Steve Paikin: How to Learn Online

CANeLearn’s CEO, Randy LaBonte, was featured on “The Agenda with Steve Paikin” in a segment entitled “How to Learn Online.” We have uploaded the segment to our YouTube channel to allow the organization to appropriately archive it.  Below we have embedded the version provided by “The Agenda with Steve Paikin” through their YouTube channel.   […]

Fall PD Update

Prior to our October newsletter, this update announces a number of time-sensitive upcoming PD events, including: Keynote announced – BC April 18-20 Digital Learning Symposium; Ontario’s OeLC Oct.13 #BOLTT17 – registration almost full!; BC Teachers’ Oct.20-21 Super Conference – register now; Saskatchewan’s Oct.23-24 DE Conference – program launched; #blendEDAB Oct. 25-27 symposium – early bird […]

CBC Yukon – Aurora Virtual School

While this piece is two years old, it was brought to our attention recently.  It is a news item from CBC Radio – Yukon that focused on the Aurora Virtual School. The news item is described at the site as: Yukon’s newest school is in its first year of operation. The Aurora Virtual School is […]

CANeLearn Symposium: Call for proposals & Registration open

In this update… 2017 CANeLearn Symposium – April 5-7 Vancouver Alberta blendED 2016 – October 23-25 Edmonton CANeLearn Board of Directors Retreat – July 6-8 Kelowna Membership renewals GlobalEd live meetup June 26 iiE Gathering November 4-6, VIU, Nanaimo BC Worth a quick look… Featured Events The 2017 CANeLearn Symposium (& BC DL Conference) Westin […]

May Newsletter

Featured Webinar May 11 @ 3:00 PM Eastern Login: http://bit.ly/CANeLearn2 blendED@Navigate: A Journey of Disruptive Innovation – Jeff Stewart & Marieke Holtkamp For the past few years, Navigate (NIDES) has been implementing a series of innovative new blended learning programs that are blurring the distinction between online and traditional instruction. The eCademy of New Technologies, […]

Lessons From Canada: How Education Leaders Buy and Evaluate Ed Tech

An item from the Education Week’s EdWeek Update that will likely be of interest to members. Lessons From Canada: How Education Leaders Buy and Evaluate Ed Tech Research focused on Ontario’s schools offers lessons for American companies about the challenges schools face in making smart ed-tech decisions. Preview this article on EdWeek Market Brief. (EdWeek Market […]

April Newsletter

Featured Events The 2017 CANeLearn Symposium (& BC DL Conference) Save the Dates: April 5-8, 2017 Join us one year from now at Vancouver’s Westin Bayshore Resort ~ Gateway to downtown & Stanley Park, for CANeLearn’s inaugural annual symposium!  Watch for more information coming about keynote, call for proposals and registration.   blendED 2016: October […]

March Newletter

Featured Events March 16 – 2:00 pm Eastern — Login: Palliser Collaborate Room Teacher Training Resources – Alison Hancox You will be given guest access the teacher training course that is in development and implementation at Palliser Beyond Borders. This session is for you if: You have heard these words to encourage you about your […]