Helping Your Child Learn
Parents and guardians can play an important role at home through understanding expectations, encouraging good homework habits and maintaining good communication with teachers throughout the school year. Parents of older students can assist with secondary course selections as well. We encourage you to to explore the wealth of online resources included on this page to help you help your child learn!
More than 1900 people work for the Ministry of Education during the school year. With them, the the Ministry strives to maintain and enhance Ontario's reputation as a world leader in education. This site contains useful links, video's and other resources aimed at helping students, parents, teachers and administrators get the most out of education in Ontario.
State-of-the-art interactive atlas from The Royal Canadian Geographical Society. The society's primary goal is to make Canada better know to Canadians through tools like this and through it's award-winning magazine, Canadian Geographic, and through it's many television programs.
Every child will find experiences that engage their interests, increase their skills and knowledge, and help them achieve development milestones. They can clamber aboard an extravagantly decorated Pakistani bus and a three-wheeled auto rickshaw from Thailand. Or step inside a Bedouin tent and homes from India, Indonesia and Mexico. The Museum’s diversity and richness engage children of all ages, allowing them to explore and learn through play at their own pace. It’s a fun, memorable first step in a child’s understanding of the arts, culture and history.
Small steps make a big difference on the path to living more sustainably. The David Suzuki Foundation will show you how to transform your home, office and community into a healthy and sustainable one. From everyday green living tips to helpful resources on fighting climate change, we can help you make informed decisions to reduce your environmental footprint. Here are some things you can start doing right now.
A companion site to TVOntario's children's Web site, this site helps parents, caregivers and teachers make the most of TVOKids' range of educational projects. Activities grouped by topic and age level, plus links to books, articles and other parenting resources.