Thanks in no small part to the City of Kingston’s Heritage Fund Operating Grant of $42,605.94, Beyond Classrooms will be moving students out of their classrooms in 2018-19. We’re taking applications from interested sites now! Teacher applications in April.
2017-18 SCHOOL YEAR
Ms Choquette’s media stars from Rideau Heights Public School show off their learning, in this great Learning in Limestone video. Thanks to Queen’s School of Medicine’s Simulation Lab and the Museum of Health Care for helping our students learn about technological advances in medicine.
2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR
Thank you Mandy Marciniak for your great Kingston Heritage article about Harley Gallagher and his students from Molly Brant who spent the week exploring rocks and minerals and more at the Miller Museum of Geology
Thanks to Curtis at K Town Source for the GREAT video shot at City Hall with Simon Pottery and his students. Nice to see all of our students so engaged in Rob Crother’s ‘design your own building activity’! Lots of very creative ideas.
We also want to send a special thanks to CKWS-TV reporters who came out to cover Beyond Classroom Kingston sessions at City Hall (Oct. 21/16), the Military Communications & Electronics Museum (Nov. 16/16), and the Agnes Etherington Art Centre (Mar. 8/17). Thank you for helping spread the word about how teachers and students are learning in our region’s museums, galleries, and community sites.
2015-16 SCHOOL YEAR
Communiqué de Presse – La classe de 5/6 de Christine Norris de l’École Polson Park Public School, participera dans le programme de « Beyond Classrooms Kingston ».à l`Hôtel de Ville de Kingston. Libéré le 21 janvier 2016
Media Release: St Marguerite Bourgeoys Catholic School at Miller Museum of Geology at Queen’s University November 23-27, 2015
2014-15 SCHOOL YEAR
Taking Learning out of the Classroom and into City Hall by Ann Blake – Municipal World May 2015
A Ferry Educational Experience Station 14 Kingston
Beyond Classrooms TVCogeco April 21, 2015
Education Program takes class and moves it out into the community for a week – The Whig Standard April 16, 2015
Local students learn about how our city works – Station 14 February 3, 2015
Local students hold a mock debate– CKWS News January 22, 2015
Beyond Classrooms on JC Kenney’s Kingston Report – CBC Radio Ontario Morning January 22, 2015
Students master the art of learning – The Whig Standard October 9, 2014
Students from Holy Name School in Kingston are spending the week learning at the Agnes Etherington Art Centre – CKWS News October 7, 2014
2014 PILOT YEAR
Learning Outside the Classroom – The Whig Standard March 26, 2014
Students Learn “Beyond the Classroom” – CKWS News March 26, 2014