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Upcoming Events

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

(FRENCH) Climate Change & Traditional Environmental Knowledge

Apr 2, 2019 - 12:0 PM-13:00 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

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

Earth Week & UNDRIP

Apr 25, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Earth Week

Apr 25, 2019 - 11:00 AM-24:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 7-12, Indigenous Studies, Social Studies/Humanities, Environmental Studies, Sciences During this conference, students & educators will explore human rights and examine why the United Nations felt Indigenous communities from around... more

(FRENCH) Women in STEM

May 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

AVIKA: Residential Schools: Past, Present & Future Impacts

May 9, 2019 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Grades 7-12, Indigenous Studies, Social Studies/Humanities This video conference will give students as well as teachers a better perspective on residential schools across North America. We will be exploring the cause and... more

Past Events

Trump or Triumph: Walls Around the World

Nov 29, 2016 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

Our Walls video-conference is a great lead-in activity to our Resistance Art: Visual Art event on November 30. We will explore the many walls that exist around the world from the West Bank of Israel & Palestine to the city of Prague and... more

The Plight of Liberalism: From Ancient Greece to Trump's America

Nov 24, 2016 - 11:00 AM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

This half-day conference will host four 40 minute sessions throughout the morning, examining multiple perspectives on Liberalism: its success/failure around the world, and interpretation in modern cultures/media. Topics that will be... more

Polar Bear: LIVE from the Canadian Arctic

Nov 7, 2016 - 11:30 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Connect your classroom directly to the Canadian Arctic, LIVE from the backyard of our Polar Bears. In video conferences and webcasts, hosted inside the Polar Bears International mobile Research Station, we will be connecting with schools... more

LIVE from COP22: Marrakech, Morocco

Nov 3, 2016 - 11:00 AM-12:00 PM (Eastern)

This two-part event, on November 3rd and November 17th, will be held in conjunction with the UN Conference of the Parties on climate change. The conference will examine the complex nature of climate change, connect students with... more

Child Soldiers: Caught up in Conflict

Oct 27, 2016 - 11:00 AM-12:30 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


Oct 27, 2016 - 13:00 PM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

DeforestACTION provides an array of educational resources that help students engage in meaningful, global collaborative problem-solving by exploring the global issue of deforestation. As one of the world’s largest global movements of... more

Global Dignity Day

Oct 12, 2016 - 11:00 AM-13:15 PM (Eastern)

Global Dignity Day honours our interconnectedness and the intrinsic value of each individual. During this event, thousands of students from schools across Canada and around the world will be coming together live to share personal stories... more

International Day of the Girl Child

Oct 11, 2016 - 11:00 AM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

The designation of October 11 as the International Day of the Girl Child is, according to the United Nations, a day meant to focus "attention on the need to address the challenges girls face and to promote girls’ empowerment and the... more

Climate Change in Your Backyard and Around the Globe

Jun 2, 2016 - 11:00 AM-24:30 PM (Eastern)

Join schools and researchers from across North America as they discuss effects of Climate Change on their regions and around the globe and what can be done to reduce its impact. Students will have access to an interactive webpage, where... more

From Residential Schools to Reconciliation: A Student Art & Writing Celebration

May 24, 2016 - 11:00 AM-24:30 PM (Eastern)

As part of Alberta’s Project of Heart, students from across the province are invited to share their writings and artwork that depict their understanding of the people of Alberta’s journey towards reconciliation. The celebration is open... more

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