Education Barrie ON

This section of articles includes a wide variety of education-related topics. Types of degrees, levels of education, and universities are among the subjects covered in this section .
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Keeping Children Active Can Improve Academic Performance Barrie ON

A survey finds that being involved in extra-curricular activities does not negatively affect children's academic performance.

Help Kids Manage Back-to-School Blues Barrie ON

Could back-to-school season be a stressful time in your house? Here are some tips to help your kids adjust to the coming school year.

Teach Your Kids to Ask for Homework Help Barrie ON

Surveys find that parents who teach their children to ask for homework support can help their kids improve their academic performance.

Five ways to pay for college Barrie ON

The following contains education information you should know about five ways to pay for college. If you or a loved one is in school or planning to attend school in Barrie, read the following to assist you in your educational planning.

Creating a home away from home in your dorm room Barrie ON

As students across the country prepare for another school year, Canadian Tire has the following tips to help first time students create a home away f ...

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"Space" podcasts for students Barrie ON

Astronauts must train years for any one given spaceflight, but what kind of specific training is required to work in the unique environment of space ...

34 per cent of children start school without essential supplies Barrie ON

(NC) - A new survey of teachers shows that 34 per cent of Canadian students will start school this year without even the most basic school supplies a ...

Back to school checklist Barrie ON

It's that time of year again for families and students to get prepared to head back to class. To ensure that students have everything they need for t ...

Back to school for parents Barrie ON

The following contains education information you should know about the supplies you need for going back to school. Read on if you or a loved one is already in or preparing to start school in Barrie.

Back to school made easy Barrie ON

Each year families are faced with the collective challenge of switching from the relative ease of summer activities, to the strict routine of back to ...

Budgeting away from home Barrie ON

The following contains business services information you should know about budgeting away from home. Read on if you or a loved one is interested in running a productive, successful business in Barrie.

Common dorm room space problems solved Barrie ON

For many first time students, moving into a dorm room is their first opportunity to express their individual décor and style. However, the space cons ...

Creating a home away from home in your dorm room Barrie ON

As students across the country prepare for another school year, Canadian Tire has the following tips to help first time students create a home away f ...

Education savings motivate children to excel Barrie ON

It's never too early to start thinking about your child's future and how post-secondary education can help them succeed in life. While it's clear tha ...

Encourage your child to read this summer Barrie ON

The following contains education information you should know about encouraging your child to read in the summer. Read on if you or a loved one is already in or preparing to start school in Barrie.

Feeling good on the first day back to school Barrie ON

As the hazy, lazy days of summer come to an end and children start thinking about returning back to class, the "back to school blues" often to set in ...

Financing your education Barrie ON

Any type of education is beneficial and there are costs involved. The key is knowledge and management. The cost of post-secondary studies in Canada h ...

Five fun summer reading tips for children Barrie ON

Don't let your child's reading comprehension fall behind his or her classmates this summer, especially when there's lots of opportunity for them to n ...

Five ways to pay for college Barrie ON

The following contains education information you should know about five ways to pay for college. If you or a loved one is in school or planning to attend school in Barrie, read the following to assist you in your educational planning.

Give your toddlers a jump start this summer Barrie ON

Toddlers, you may have noticed, are interested in everything. They are magnets for learning and new adventures, and this is why educational experts s ...

Government grants boost child's education savings Barrie ON

Saving early for your child's post-secondary education is more important than ever as tuition fees and related expenses continue to rise. According t ...

Help Kids Manage Back-to-School Blues Barrie ON

Could back-to-school season be a stressful time in your house? Here are some tips to help your kids adjust to the coming school year.

Help kids reach their full potential Barrie ON

Children have boundless potential. As parents we invest in their education, enroll them in sports and even support their interest in learning an inst ...

Homework tips for parents and students Barrie ON

Good homework skills are essential to a student's success, and that includes you too, mom and dad. Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation, Canada's ol ...

Instill generosity as kids head back to school Barrie ON

With bright flyers arriving on our doorsteps and flashy ads on TV promoting back to school supplies and clothes, a new school year can start with a l ...

It's back to school time. Show support to a teacher today Barrie ON

September, historically, is the month school starts for millions of children as well as for the adults who teach them. As such, it seems only fitting ...

Keeping Children Active Can Improve Academic Performance Barrie ON

A survey finds that being involved in extra-curricular activities does not negatively affect children's academic performance.

Learning ideas for parents and teachers Barrie ON

Getting kids to pay attention at school and do homework can be tough; especially when they are learning about things that seem far away and don't imp ...

LOL (Laughing out Loud): Experience the joy of reading this summer Barrie ON

Hitting the books this summer doesn't have to be dry or boring. Summer reading can entertain your child while helping improve their literacy skills a ...

Major business retailer launches Web site to help ease the sting of back-to-school preparation Barrie ON

(NC) - More than half of Canadian households with children use the Internet daily for browsing, shopping or researching different products. A whoppin ...

Put the "fun" in school fundraising Barrie ON

The start of another school year means the start of a number of school related fundraising campaigns. Some will help schools themselves, and some wil ...

Reading adds up Barrie ON

The following contains education information you should know about how reading adds up. Read on if you or a loved one is already in or preparing to start school in Barrie.

Simple tips for campus safety Barrie ON

The cool breezes of fall traditionally inspire images of backpacks and study halls. Yet more recently, for many women, going back to school means bei ...

Summer Reading: The Benefits Last Throughout the Year Barrie ON

Researchers have found that students generally score lower on standardized tests at the end of the summer than they do at the beginning. With this in ...

Teach your child the power of their voice Barrie ON

Building the citizens of tomorrow is an important job, but teachers, community groups and parents often struggle to find interesting and age appropri ...

Teach Your Kids to Ask for Homework Help Barrie ON

Surveys find that parents who teach their children to ask for homework support can help their kids improve their academic performance.

Teachers spend their own money on school supplies, study Barrie ON

(NC) - A new study by Staples Business Depot and Angus Reid Strategies shows 34 per cent of Canadian students will start school this year without eve ...

Tips for the freshman student Barrie ON

Starting university or college for the first time can be a daunting experience for new students. To help make the transition as easy as possible, the ...

Vacation reading: Helping your child get ahead Barrie ON

A good book is more than just something to pass the time. For schoolchildren, it can be a portal to distant lands or ancient history. And for their p ...

What kids pick up at recess Barrie ON

What kids learn between classroom hours can stay with them for a lifetime. Too often, the out of class habits they pick up are negative. Instead, hel ...

What school supplies does my child really need? Barrie ON

Crayons, backpacks, highlighters, computers, new clothes-the list goes on. With back to school advertising seeming to start as soon as the previous s ...