As educators we need to be very intentional about the resources we have in our classrooms, our libraries and our lessons.read more
Healthy vibrant communities are essential to high quality inclusive public education systems, and vice versa. It is a mutually dependent, mutually beneficial relationship.read more
A comprehensive new website to support educators in bringing play-based learning to Grades 4 to 8.read more
About Building Better Schools
Building Better Schools began as an education platform for provincial elections. It has grown to become a long term vision of what Ontario public elementary schools could be. This site has also grown to include helpful tips for supporting your child’s learning and how to navigate Ontario’s public elementary education system.
Elementary school teachers believe Ontario can do a better job of ensuring that students are well-prepared for higher education, training, and citizenship. Take a look at our building blocks.
As parents, you know how hard it can be to find ‘extra’ time to get involved in your child’s education. But your involvement helps your child tremendously, and enriches your school community.