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Exploring the Group of Seven - Style, Influence and Canadian National Identity
In November 2016, a painting titled Mountain Forms , by Group of Seven member Lawren Harris, became the most expensive artwork ever to sell at a Canadian auction. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lawren-harris-mountain-forms-auction-1.3864470 Macleans m...
In November 2016, a painting titled Mountain Forms, by Group of Seven member Lawren Harris, became the most expensive artwork ever to sell at a Canadian auction. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lawren-harris-mountain-fo...
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It's movie award season - we've collected resources about film studies for teachers and students. #cts #ela http://www.2learn.ca/specialedition/boxoffice
American Film Institute: 100 Year Lists · site description for American Film Institute: 100 Year Lists This page from the American Film Institute has links to their great `Lists``, including greatest musicals, music scores, movie quotes, songs, etc. http://www.afi.com/100years/ · UCLA: Film and Television ...
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It's the first day of winter. Check out our Enjoy Winter page for resources about winter weather, animal adaptations and sports, including a video explaining the solstice (in the Teacher Resources section).

http://www.2learn.ca/enjoy/winter

Thoughts and resources for teachers and families celebrating
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Are you doing Hour of Code with your students? If you need ideas for additional tools/apps or Teacher Support, check out our coding page.
http://2learn.ca/create/ProgCoT.aspx
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Starting to look for Christmas-themed resources for your #math classroom? Here's a good start: http://www.2learn.ca/enjoy/Christmas/
Nativity Story · site description for Nativity Story Use these four scenes to tell the nativity story. Drag and drop the characters in the scenes and then add your text. You can print the story out when you are done. http://www.iboard.co.uk/iwb/Nativity-Story-Maker-1883.
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Bullying Awareness Week: November 13-19
This week, the media is filled with videos and articles about Bullying Awareness Week.  The theme this year is “Stand Up! (to bullying)”. Before we mention 2Learn.ca's collection of resources, we’d like to share a powerful video that came out this week.  M...
This week, the media is filled with videos and articles about Bullying Awareness Week. The theme this year is “Stand Up! (to bullying)”. Before we mention 2Learn.ca's collection of resources, we’d like to share a powerful vi...
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On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, check out some of these resources that you can share with your students. Look in the Influential People section.
http://www.2learn.ca/enjoy/blackhistory/
https://www.historica-dominion.ca/content/heritage-minutes/richard-pierpoint · Canadian Encyclopedia: Black History Timeline · site description for Canadian Encyclopedia: Black History Timeline This timeline shows key events and contributions for Black Canadians in the history and development of ...
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Happy Holidays!
From the Team at The 2Learn.ca Education Society, we wish all educators a relaxing holiday season.  All the best in the new year as you return to class to continue inspiring and teaching the leaders and artists of tomorrow. We’ll see you again in January wh...
From the Team at The 2Learn.ca Education Society, we wish all educators a relaxing holiday season. All the best in the new year as you return to class to continue inspiring and teaching the leaders and artists of tomorrow. ...
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Oh yes, it's cold outside! Students can learn about wind chill & extreme weather in our Winter Enjoy page. Check out the sites in the Weather section.
http://www.2learn.ca/enjoy/winter
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Check out this updated collection of resources about the future of coal in Canada and Alberta. The Issues section has been updated with recent information from the provincial and federal governments about the phase-out of coal.
http://www.2learn.ca/specialedition/coal/
Educapoles.org: Coal: Plant debris more than 200 million years old! site description for Educapoles.org: Coal: Plant debris more than 200 million years "There are three sources of fossil energy: coal, oil and gas. These are natural reserves that can be found buried beneath our feet.
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An update to Special Editions about Fracking and Coal
Once again these energy and environmental topics are hot topics in the news.  We took a look at our Special Editions about fracking and coal and added some new resources to help you and your students understand these important issues.  These Special Edition...
Once again these energy and environmental topics are hot topics in the news. We took a look at our Special Editions about fracking and coal and added some new resources to help you and your students understand these importan...
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November 20 is National Child Day. Teachers, we have collected lesson plans and resources for a discussion about children's rights.
http://www.2learn.ca/enjoy/children 
UN: Universal Children's Day · site description for UN: Universal Children's Day Here is a short background history of the development of Universal Children's Day (National Child Day in Canada). There are three useful links on the page: suggested activities, children's rights in Canada and links ...
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"Enriching Teaching and Learning through Technology"
Introduction
The 2Learn.ca Education Society is a non-profit educational alliance located in Alberta that supports learners and their families through the innovative use of technology. 2Learn.ca's award-winning programs provide extraordinary just-in-time tools, resources, and mentorship opportunities for educators and learners of all ages.

The 2Learn.ca Provincial Team can personalize professional learning opportunities via face-to-face sessions, videoconference, and webinars, to suit the needs of specific groups of teachers.

In addition to high-quality educational resources and learning objects organized by curriculum outcome, 2Learn.ca provides support resources for teachers in many areasrelated to teaching and technology. Special interest topics such as environmental awareness, First Nations, global awareness, and other topics are included in theSpecial Editions and  Gateways 2Learning websites. Parent support sites include Parents Want 2Learn.ca Too! and Early Learning in a Digital World.  
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Google Apps for Education Certified Trainer Organization, Bronze Premier's Award of Excellence (2009), ASCD Innovative Practices Award (2007), Ed-Media Outstanding Poster Award (2007), NSDC's Exemplary use of Technology for Staff Development (2004)
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