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Manitoba parents and teachers: Have your say by giving input to the MB Commission on K-12 Education

Dear WISE Math subscribers and supporters: The province of Manitoba has initiated a new commission on K-12 education in 2019 which will hear presentations from the public and various stakeholders about the state of, and future of, education in our … Continue reading

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Attention Ontario residents!

Teresa Murray requests that Ontario residents consider completing the https://fixontariomath.com/  survey. This survey takes about 2 minutes to complete and is confidential. If you have hired a math tutor/ learning centre to teach your child(ren) and/or have had to teach math to your own … Continue reading

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Teachers and Parents in Ontario (& elsewhere): Join us at ResearchED Toronto

By now I hope everyone is aware that the first ResearchED conference in Canada is about to take place in Toronto (Nov 10th & 11th). I won’t say much here about the ResearchED movement, which was started in the UK … Continue reading

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British Columbia: Upcoming Math Education Forum

Announcement from Tara Houle, coordinator of WISE Math BC: Many thanks for your continued support behind our math initiative. We are having a math forum in partnership with EQSC (Educational Quality Society of Canada) in Richmond, BC, on May 25. … Continue reading

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News items from Ontario

Ontario Liberals aim to boost math achievement scores with $60-million investment, Globe and Mail Math, John Mighton on CBC Metro Morning Robyn Urback: Rather than fix its broken curriculum, Ontario will just teach the existing one even more, National Post … Continue reading

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Calgary Association of Parents and School Councils to host Math Excellence Forum

SHARING KNOWLEDGE ABOUT MATH EXCELLENCE! Thursday, January 28th 7 PM | Tickets $7 Performing Arts Centre Webber Academy | 1515-93 Street SW Great math education is a major topic of interest for Calgary parents. There is much discussion in the … Continue reading

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Raising awareness in Manitoba

WISE Math will be working to raise awareness about education issues in Manitoba prior to the Manitoba provincial election. We need a team of volunteers to help behind the scenes. Can you help?  Please contact us for more information.

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