News and events

This page provides early learning educators with the latest news and events including our monthly newsletter.

Events
27
Mar

Encouraging words March 27, 2024

Wednesday, March 27, 2024 | 5:45 to 7:15 pm

This 1.5 hour workshop, delivered by LDAY and Aurora Workshops, introduces the concept of growth mindset and how we can use it to increase children's willingness to take on challenges in school and life.  

View the Encouraging words workshop
Events
19
Mar

Reconnection in response to stress March 19, 2024

Tuesday, March 19, 2024 | 6 to 7:30 pm

This 1.5 hour workshop will provide space to expand our awareness of mental health, to share our diverse perspectives and to explore factors that shape our view of mental health.

View the Reconnection in response to stress workshop
Events
6
Mar

Culturally responsive practice in action - Outdoor learning in the winter

Wednesday, March 6, 2024 | 6 to 7:30 pm

In this workshop, educators will explore how cultural resource kits can support fun and engaging outdoor activities for young children in the winter months, while celebrating and promoting the unique diversity of each child. 

View the Outdoor learning in the winter workshop
Events
28
Feb

Past Event - Encouraging words February 28, 2024 - CANCELLED

Wednesday, February 28, 2024 | 5:45 to 7:15 pm

This 1.5 hour workshop, delivered by LDAY and Aurora Workshops, introduces the concept of growth mindset and how we can use it to increase children's willingness to take on challenges in school and life.  

View the Encouraging words workshop
Events
20
Feb

Past Event - Reconnection in response to stress February 20, 2024

Tuesday, February 20, 2024 | 6 to 7:30 pm

Whitehorse Public Library

This 1.5 hour workshop will provide space to expand our awareness of mental health, to share our diverse perspectives and to explore factors that shape our view of mental health.

View the Reconnection in response to stress workshop
Events
31
Jan

Past Event - Culturally responsive practice in action - Frugal and found

Wednesday, January 31, 2024 | 6 to 7:30 pm

In this workshop, educators will explore ways to provide high-quality and culturally responsive learning opportunities on a budget. ECEs will learn how utilize culture resource kits and repurpose existing materials from their environment to create tools and activities that support children’s early development. 

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Events
29
Jan

Past Event - Child Care Act review engagement January 29, 2024 evening session

Monday, January 29, 2024 | 6 to 8 pm

Child making plasticine flower

The Yukon government is reviewing the Child Care Act so that it reflects what we now understand is important in an early learning and child care environment. We want to hear from Early Childhood Educators about what’s important to you when it comes to licensed child care programs.

Child making plasticine flower
View Child Care Act review engagement January 29, 2024 6 to 8 pm
Events
13
Jan

Past Event - Child Care Act review engagement January 13, 2024 (French first language educators)

Saturday, January 13, 2024 | 1:30 to 3:30 pm

Child making plasticine flower

The Yukon government is reviewing the Child Care Act so that it reflects what we now understand is important in an early learning and child care environment. We want to hear from Early Childhood Educators about what’s important to you when it comes to licensed child care programs.

Child making plasticine flower
View Child Care Act review engagement January 13, 2024 1:30 to 3:30 pm