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Global Citizenship: SDGs, Globalization and YOU!

Feb 13, 2019 - 12:00 PM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 9-12, Social Studies/ Humanities, Global Citizenship This video conference will allow students the opportunity to come together to explore and define concepts such as equity, empathy and relationality. They will look... more


(FRENCH) Climate Change & Traditional Environmental Knowledge

Feb 20, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 7-12, French, Science, Social Studies, Environmental Stewardship, ASPNet Schools Through the understanding and integration of Traditional Knowledge, this conference will examine the complex nature of climate change... more


Climate Change & Traditional Environmental Knowledge

Feb 20, 2019 - 12:00 PM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 7-12, Science, Social Studies, Environmental Stewardship, ASPNet Schools Through the understanding and integration of Traditional Knowledge, this conference will examine the complex nature of climate change and... more


International Women's Day 2019 - Women in STEM

Mar 8, 2019 - 12:00 PM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 8-12, Social Studies/Humanities, Global Citizenship, ASPNet Schools Expert speakers, with first-hand experience in the difficulties women face, will share their stories and expertise on gender parity. They will... more


(FRENCH) International Women's Day 2019 - Women in STEM

Mar 8, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 8-12, Social Studies/Humanities, Global Citizenship, ASPNet Schools Expert speakers, with first-hand experience in the difficulties women face, will share their stories and expertise on gender parity. They will... more


(FRENCH) A Global Refugee Crisis: Art & Healing

Mar 13, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 8-12, French, Social Studies/ Humanities, World Politics, Art This conference will provide students with the opportunity to connect with experts from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, who will... more


A Global Refugee Crisis: Art & Healing

Mar 13, 2019 - 12:00 PM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 8-12, Social Studies/ Humanities, World Politics, Art This conference will provide students with the opportunity to connect with experts from the United Nations High Commission for Refugees, who will share... more


Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) Presents: Turtles

Mar 14, 2019 - 13:00 PM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 2-6, Science Animals, Environmental Stewardship Join us and our Friends from the Canadian Wildlife Federation (CWF) as we take a closer look Canada's freshwater turtles! Our conversation will cover the types of... more


World Water Day: The Impacts of Climate Change on Water

Mar 22, 2019

Grades 8-12, Social Studies/Humanities, Sciences, Environmental Stewardship Students from across the planet will come together to share the effects of Climate Change on our most precious resource - Water. Discussions on how... more


AVIKA: We Are All Treaty People

Apr 10, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 8-12, Indigenous Studies, Social Studies, Humanities During this event, students will have the opportunity to discuss with guest speakers current issues surrounding existing treaties and the impacts these agreements... more


Past Events

Child Soldiers: Caught Up in Conflict

Jun 6, 2013 - 12:30 PM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

The use of children as soldiers has been universally condemned as abhorrent and unacceptable. Yet over the last ten years hundreds of thousands of children have fought and died in conflicts around the world. This video conference will... more


Residential Schools Truth and Reconciliation Commission

May 27, 2013 - 12:30 PM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

This video conference will give students as well as teachers a better perspective on residential schools in Canada. We will be exploring the causes/reasons for the creation of residential schools, while also looking at the effects the... more


Live Poetry Slam - Witness in the Middle East

May 16, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This virtual Poetry Slam will connect students with several young poets from a variety of conflict settings in the Middle East as well as with experts in the field. We will look at how poetry has been used in both the past and the... more


Resistance Art in the Middle East

May 9, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This exciting video conference will connect students with several young artists from a variety of conflict settings in the Middle East to discuss the significance of resistance art in the context of conflict. We will explore how the... more


LIVE from the UNESCO World Press Freedom Ceremony

May 3, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This two part video conference will bring your students LIVE to the UNESCO World Press Freedom Ceremony in Costa Rica and give them the opportunity to interact, face-to-face, with past laureates of this most esteemed international... more


Earth Day Celebration with DeforestACTION

Apr 22, 2013

On April 22nd, join us for an exciting DeforestACTION live event to celebrate World Earth Day! We will hear from guest speaker Holly Carroll, presenter from The Last of the Great Apes and youth ambassador for the Jane Goodall Institute... more


A Day for the Potential of Girls Globally

Mar 7, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

Celebrate International Women’s Day with Plan Canada, TakingITGlobal, and students from around the world as we delve into the successes and challenges girls are facing as they deal with body image, self-esteem and the right to an... more


Middle East in Transition: Peace & Conflict (Middle School)

Mar 6, 2013 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

These sessions will explore how we think about the choice between violence and non-violence, both in terms of how we remember the history of these movements, and in the current context of transition in the Middle East. Students will... more


Middle East in Transition: Peace & Conflict (High School)

Mar 6, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

These sessions will explore how we think about the choice between violence and non-violence, both in terms of how we remember the history of these movements, and in the current context of transition in the Middle East. Students will... more


Child Soldiers: Caught Up in Conflict

Feb 12, 2013 - 9:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

The use of children as soldiers has been universally condemned as abhorrent and unacceptable. Yet over the last ten years hundreds of thousands of children have fought and died in conflicts around the world. This video conference will... more


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