What's Happening

Blogs, events, news, media coverage, etc. Here the ihub team and contributors will share valuable insights, experiences, research, and more; all involving the continuous celebration of innovation in education!

Kindergartens Love Technology Too!

about 2 weeks ago

On March 6th, we welcomed facilitators Dr.Debra Harwood and Dane Di Cesare of Brock University’s Faculty of Education for an interactive beginner/intermediate session on how to use Apps within the Kindergarten classroom.

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#Innovation21: our visit from the Ministry of Education, Incubation & Design Branch

about 3 weeks ago

ihub was selected by the Ministry of Education Incubation and Design Branch as one of the regional innovation sites part of the touring Innovation in Learning Conference

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In The News

CanCode Launch

The CanCode program will invest $50 million over two years, starting in 2017-18, to support initiatives providing educational opportunities for coding and digital skills development to Canadian youth from kindergarten to grade 12 (K-12).

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Central PS wins Microsoft prize pack

Central Public School last week received a visit from Microsoft Education Canada, who brought with them a prize pack valued at $24,000 for the school.

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DSBN Academy students head to downtown St. Catharines businesses for career crawl

Not all learning is done in a classroom. In fact, some of the most powerful lessons can take place outside those four walls.The Educational Research & Innovation Hub (ihub) and the DSBN Academy took that into account when organizing the Downtown Career Crawl Nov. 16, teaming up with over 20 businesses in the downtown core to provide Grade 11 and 12 academy students with a unique learning opportunity.

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TVO Receives International Acclaim for mPower Digital Learning Math Games

TVO’s leadership in digital learning has received international recognition with a 2017 International Serious Play Award for mPower, creative online games that teach fundamental K-6 math skills while enabling Ontario students to have fun and learn more about the world around them.

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Coding and history collide during Canada Learning Code Week

In order to know where you’re going, you need to first learn where you came from. At least, that was the thought behind the local Canada Learning Code Week event: Decoding Niagara’s Past; Coding Our Future.

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