May 27, 2020

  1. Safety during a pandemic.  Children will engage in fun and exciting collaborative group activities without the risk of exposure that unfortunately comes with physical interaction in these unprecedented times.

  2. Virtual learning is more than completing onlin...

April 15, 2020

Learning how to explore and navigate technology is becoming more and more apparent for children and parents everywhere.  Teachers and families are learning how to communicate via platforms like ClassDojo, Google Classroom, etc. At Active Scholars we emphasize the impor...

June 4, 2019

While growing up, I always found that I worked better after doing something involving physical activity. Whether it be doing my homework after soccer practice, or finding that I pay closer attention in class after gym. But why? This is something that fascinated me all...

March 26, 2019

Top 10 reasons why your child should be at our Active Scholars camp this summer:

  1. Guest appearances by inspirational role models from IBM, Nike, Warner Bros, as well as Varsity and Professional athletes.

  2. Engaging curriculum developed and delivered by certified t...

September 24, 2018

      As a middle school teacher for over a decade, I have learned and studied the benefits of teaching Science Technology Engineering and Math.  I have seen many children flourish in STEM learning and education. This summer working closely with kids at our Active Scho...

May 15, 2018

Growing up I was raised by my mother, Ann Murray, who ensured that my brother and I were raised in a household that highly emphasized academics and athletics. My mother is a middle school principal and a former basketball player at West Virginia University. I’ve always...

May 1, 2018

This morning I am sitting reflecting about the amazing PD Day camps we ran yesterday and thinking about how to make the Active Scholars camp experience even better. We launched our first ever Active Scholars camp (basketball and robotics) yesterday in Ajax and in Guelp...

March 12, 2018

The Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD) model was created by Sport for Life. LTAD is a Canadian model designed to help educate the community at large, as well as provide sport organizations (governing and non governing) with a format to guide the development of childr...

February 3, 2018

Science is my favourite school subject because Science involves experiments and explosions.  Science makes me say, WOW!  Science teaches you a lot of things like:  space, animals and humans.  You could learn a lot from Science.  Everybody should like Science....

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