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Upcoming Events

International Day of the Girl Child

Oct 11, 2017 - 11:00 AM-14:00 PM (Eastern)

Celebrate International Day of the Girl Child by joining one or all four, 40 minute virtual sessions with amazing, powerful women from across the globe. The three primary goals of this conference are to: 1) Raise... more


Global Dignity Day

Oct 18, 2017 - 11:00 AM-13:00 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


What is Truth? #AlternativeFacts

Oct 19, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

We invite your classroom to join us in looking at society’s shifting role from consumer to content creator, bringing with it a new challenge of determining the accuracy and validity of source material. During the video conference... more


LIVE from United Nations Climate Conference in Germany (COP23) (Part 1 & Part 2)

To be determined - Check back soon!

This two-part conference will examine the complex nature of climate change, connect students with innovators at the UN Conference of the Parties on climate change in Bonn, Germany and explore practical steps and movements youth can be... more


Middle East in Transition: From the Arab Spring to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Nov 14, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

During this conference students will explore the evolution of governmental ideologies and the current social climate within the Middle East, with a focus on agents of change (eg. Social Media). This conference will be focusing on... more


Resistance Art: A UNESCO Human Rights Exploration

Dec 7, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Have your classroom celebrate International Day of Human Rights through a series of fun and interactive activities. This exciting video-conference will explore how the visual arts can be used as a tool to bring awareness to social... more


Global Citizenship: SDGs, Globalization & You

Dec 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

This video conference will allow students the opportunity to come together to explore and define concepts such as equity, empathy and relationality. They will seek out and build consensus on how their unique locations translate on a... more


North American Residential Schools: Past, Present & Future Impacts

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

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 reasons for the creation of residential schools, the effects the schools... more


International Women’s Day: Poetry of Witness

Mar 8, 2018

We will be hosting four, 40 min sessions, that will blow your mind! Expert speakers will share their first-hand experiences and stories about the difficulties women face. During this conference, women, young and old, will share... more


A Global Refugee Crisis: The Middle East and Beyond

Mar 12, 2018

This conference will provide students with the opportunity to connect with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees experts, who will share their experiences within the United Nations working with Refugees. This conference... more


Past Events

Truth and Reconciliation Commission Virtual Town Hall

Mar 19, 2014 - 09:00 AM-13:00 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


A Day for the Potential of Girls Globally

Mar 6, 2014 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

We will be hosting four 40 min sessions that will blow your mind! Expert speakers, with first-hand experience in the difficulties women face in developing countries, will share their experiences. Join us for one or all four as we... more


Middle East in Transition : Peace and Conflict PRT 1 & 2 (11 - 12:30 pm MST)

Mar 4, 2014

This two part event on March 4th and 11th 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... more


Middle East in Transition: Peace and Conflict PRT 1 & 2 (9 - 10:30 am MST)

Mar 4, 2014

This two part event on March 4th and 11th 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... more


DiscussionsGRC : Intimidation et cyberintimidation (Bullying & Cyberbullying - French)

Feb 26, 2014 - 10:00 AM-11:30 AM (Eastern)

L’intimidation et la cyberintimidation sont omniprésentes dans les écoles et les collectivités partout au Canada. On entend de plus en plus parler de jeunes incapables de faire face à l’intimidation à l’école et en ligne. Par conséquent,... more


Child Soldiers - LIVE from Sierra Leone

Feb 13, 2014 - 11:00 AM-13:00 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


Truth and Reconciliation in Residential Schools

Dec 12, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This video conference aims to give students and teachers a better perspective on Aboriginal residential schools in Canada and around the world. Causes for the creation of residential schools will be explored, while also looking at... more


Child Soldiers: Caught up in Conflict

Dec 5, 2013 - 09:00 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... more


RCMPTalks: A national conversation on Impaired & Distracted Driving

Dec 4, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

Every year, innocent people across Canada die as a result of impaired and distracted driving, and many more are injured. Through outreach and education, we can reduce the amount of fatalities in Canada. This deep learning videoconference... more


World AIDS Day

Nov 29, 2013 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

Challenge indifference, commemorate victims, celebrate progress and commit to action as part of this powerful video conference ahead of World AIDS Day, by joining schools around the world to build awareness and action around HIV/AIDS,... more


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