Google+

About

Leave a comment

logo-BeyondOurClassroom-blue-300

Beyond Our Classroom is a network of educators who have a passion for finding, planning and running creative professional learning experiences and workshops for educators. We list and promote learning experiences offered by archives, art galleries, clubs, community groups. conservation areas, museums, outdoor centres, provincial parks, school boards, subject associations and teacher affiliates.

 

For experiences and workshops that Beyond Our Classroom members organize we arrange for speakers and tours led by a professional in specific industries and communities such as art galleries, broadcasting, film making, First Nation communities, legal services, museums, police services, recording arts, recreation, science, technology and tourism. Where possible, sponsors are sought to cover transportation, workshop materials and meals.

 

We are interested professional learning experiences that help us better understand:

  • Aboriginal education and issues
  • arts education
  • alternative energy: geothermal, solar, wind
  • brain development and critical thinking
  • career education
  • civics, government education
  • drama, dance and theatre education
  • EV electric vehicles
  • environmental education and issues
  • geography education
  • history education
  • law, forensics and policing
  • music education
  • outdoor education
  • outdoor recreation
  • science education
  • technology and 21st century learning
  • values education


Beyond Our Classroom 
seeks out and plans educational professional learning experiences, field trips, seminars and workshops that will:

  • a) help educators better understand and deliver curriculum.
  • b) help educators better understand industries related to subjects and curriculum they teach.
  • c) help educators have new experiences and challenges that will inspire their approach to teaching.
  • d) connect educators in Ontario with each other.
  • e) be fun and social.

Learn how we chose our name.

View our list of events.

Subscribe to our free Beyond Our Classroom E-Newsletter and stay up to date on our educational professional learning experiences, field trips, seminars and workshops.

    .
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow Beyond Our Classroom and receive notifications of new posts by e-mail.

  • Bike the Creek in Brampton June 23, 2018 at 8:00 am – 8:30 am Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre, 292 Conestoga Dr, Brampton, ON L6Z 3M1, Canada 5th Annual Signature Ride through Brampton and Caledon #bikethecreek Bike the Creek is a FREE event aimed at encouraging people of all ages to discover the joys of cycling. Join hundreds of cyclists in our fun family ride through the spectacular valleys, trails and historic landmarks, urban and rural settings of Brampton and Caledon. What’s…
  • Kayaking or Cycling in Orillia and See OPP Police Museum June 23, 2018 at 9:00 am – 9:30 am Orillia and See OPP Police Museum OPP Police Musuem 777 Memorial Avenue Orillia, Ontario, L3V 7V3 (705) 329-6889 Admission to The OPP Museum is always free! The Museum is open year-round, Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. but is closed on weekends and statutory holidays. http://www.opp.ca/museum/visit.php
  • 2018 Maker Festival Design July 7, 2018 at 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Toronto Public Library - Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4W 2G8, Canada MAKER EXTRAVAGANZA 2018This July 7 + 8 the city's most creative people and their projects will gather together at the Toronto Reference Library to show off what they've been working on.Saturday 7 July, 9-5pm & Sunday 8 July 10-5pmThe Maker Extravaganza is FREE to attend, but we highly recommend registering your attendance in advance.http://makerfestival.ca/extravaganza/
  • 2018 Maker Festival Design July 8, 2018 at 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Toronto Public Library - Toronto Reference Library, 789 Yonge St, Toronto, ON M4W 2G8, Canada MAKER EXTRAVAGANZA 2018This July 7 + 8 the city's most creative people and their projects will gather together at the Toronto Reference Library to show off what they've been working on.Saturday 7 July, 9-5pm & Sunday 8 July 10-5pmThe Maker Extravaganza is FREE to attend, but we highly recommend registering your attendance in advance.http://makerfestival.ca/extravaganza/
  • Blues Jam at The Black Wolf Smokehouse July 20, 2018 at 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm The Black Wolf Smokehouse 139 Broadway Orangeville, Ontario The Black Wolf Smokehouse 139 Broadway Orangeville, Ontario phone: (519) 941-1313 https://www.facebook.com/The-Black-Wolf-Smokehouse-371505373018661/
%d bloggers like this: