Welcome to the Extra Ed blog, where we share stories of extraordinary learning, teaching and success. Extra Ed programs are where great memories are created. Here you can learn about our incredible programs, and hear from our teachers and students about their amazing growth journeys.

Travel Indigenous Canada

Tanshi, Hello, Aniin, Bonjour! As summer travel season is upon us, I thought I’d take a moment to highlight ways... Read More

The Building Blocks For Great Ideas

The LEGO program for kids is full of amazing STEM-based extra-curricular activities that Extra Ed offers as a lunchtime or... Read More

Extra Ed teaches French? Bravo!

French is the fifth most common language in the world. More than 300 million people across the five continents speak... Read More

Making Music for the World to Hear

  “Music enhances the education of our children by helping them to make connections and broadening the depth with which... Read More

Making Films is a REEL Good Time

I've taught at Extra Ed for the past year now and it's been a wonderful experience. Since I was 16... Read More

Get Into STEM with Coding!

The curriculum for our coding classes was developed back in July when we were restructuring our STEM programs to offer... Read More

Money Managers Learn About Finances

Kids are learning about money, debt, saving and more in Extra Ed’s financial literacy courses, which are conducted both online,... Read More

Why Comics Matter

Even with easy access to all the variety of digital media that we have these days, comic books are still... Read More

An Interview with Lucas & Nicolas

Lucas and Nicolas are two siblings that love playing video games and reading books. They have been living in Toronto... Read More

Give Kids an Eye for Photography

At Extra Ed, we like to think that we have an eye for photography. Photography is as rich in educational... Read More