Welcome to The Summer Learning Academy 2017!

The Summer Learning Academy provides to summer learning opportunities for educators and is organized by the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development (EECD).

This year our focus will be on innovation and exploration from grades 4-6 and will take place at Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU), August 2-5, 2016.

The Summer Learning Academy for teachers in an opportunity for educators from across the province to come together to share and to learn. The workshops support the curriculum and provide an opportunity for educators to enhance their professional skills. Participants comment that they value the opportunity to attend professional development workshops with colleagues from different regions and who work in different disciplines. It is also a great way to "kick start" the next school year!

  • August 2, 2016 - Grades 4-6 orientation to the updated curriculum. Please note this session is a repeat of sessions held in boards in April and May, 2016. It is ideal for teachers who would like a refresher of the day or who were not able to attend board sessions. This will be held at MSVU and you can register by emailing burkejel@gnspes.ca. Registration closes at 4:00 p.m. on July 26, 2016.

  • August 3-5, 2016 - Summer IT Camp for teachers, Learn Today for Tomorrow. Please contact your board technology coordinator as spaces are allocated by boards.

We look forward to seeing you at The Summer Learning Academy!