Hall Beach, Nunavut

2017-9-1 | News

Join our Let’s Talk Science Program Support Coordinator, Outreach Susie Taylor as she recounts her recent trip with our University of Calgary Outreach coordinator to Hall Beach, Nunavut. This is Susie’s third time up North.

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PISA 2015 gives cause for celebration but not complacency

2016-7-12 | News

Canadians can be proud of results of the 2015 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) report, released December 6th. We are one of only a handful of countries that places in the top tier in the OECD in each of the three subjects tested: science, reading and math.

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Jennifer Morgan, Let’s Talk Science Outreach Volunteer at McMaster University

2016-7-12 | Featured Volunteers

Jennifer is helping to change youth attitudes about science. Through her volunteering, she is seeing the difference that she can make in the lives of students with chemistry and physics activities

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Let’s Talk Science Opens Doors to Opportunity

2016-17-11 | News

Life changing. That’s how Reem Ghaleb describes her volunteer experience with Let’s Talk Science at the University of Calgary. “It’s helped me grow in capacities I never knew I was capable of,” says Ghaleb.

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Ryan Izyk, Let’s Talk Science Outreach Volunteer at University of Calgary

2016-14-11 | Featured Volunteers

As a student in the education department, Ryan is gaining some useful in-class experience as an Outreach volunteer.

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Let’s Talk Science partnering with the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District

2016-8-11 | News

Let’s Talk Science is building on significant support from Hibernia Management and Development Company Ltd. as well as past success by partnering with the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District to support the implementation of the province’s renewed Grade 2 and 4 science curriculum. The partnership has the wholehearted support of the NL Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.

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Let's Talk Science Outreach at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology celebrates 5 years of STEM outreach

2016-31-10 | News

Let’s Talk Science Outreach volunteers at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology are celebrating a five year milestone of providing free, high quality science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) outreach to local youth in Oshawa and across Durham Region. The Let’s Talk Science Outreach program provides post-secondary students the opportunity to share their research and knowledge of STEM, while building valuable skills like public speaking, problem solving and time management through professional development and training.

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Shaftesbury/Smokebomb And Shift2 Partner With Corus Entertainment, Ubisoft, and Let’s Talk Science On New Digital Series Emerald Code

2016-31-10 | News

Scripted series about a group of friends using science and technology to navigate high school life premieres on YTV.com in 2017

Leading production company Shaftesbury, along with its digital studio Smokebomb Entertainment and branded entertainment agency shift2, have announced a new multi-platform digital series Emerald Code to be produced in partnership with Corus Entertainment for YTV, Ubisoft and Let’s Talk Science.

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Minister of Transport Pit Stop

2016-27-10 | News

Let’s Talk Science was off to the races with federal Minister of Transport Marc Garneau when he visited London, Ontario on September 14. The Minister dropped in to see Let’s Talk Science’s Energy4Travel action project at Arthur Ford Public School and was joined by Formula F1600 race car driver Amy Castell.

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Canada 2067 - Shaping youth learning in science, technology, engineering and math

2016-26-10 | News

Canada 2067 will bring together educators, businesses, governments, community groups, parents and youth to develop new framework for learning for the next 50 years.

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Canada 2067 - Nation-building initiative to support the evolution of Canadian education: Shaping youth learning in science, technology, engineering and math

2016-26-10 | Media Releases

Today, in the presence of the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, Canada 2067 was introduced: A new initiative to identify the approaches to education, conditions and actions that are needed to ensure Canadian youth are as prepared as possible for the rapidly changing world.

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Fall Outreach Events

2016-7-10 | Upcoming Events

School is back in full-swing, which means that students across the country are engaging in a variety of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) explorations with our Let’s Talk Science Outreach program.

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Let’s Talk Science’s Champion Dinner recognizes former board chair Dr. Mark Poznansky

2016-6-10 | News

On Tuesday, September 20, Let’s Talk Science staff and special guests – including Ontario Minister of Education Mitzie Hunter – recognized Dr. Mark Poznansky’s significant contribution to the organization from becoming a board director in 2003 to serving as the organization’s board chair from 2008 to 2012.

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For Over 20 years, Grade 4 Teacher Provides “Out-Of-This-World” Experience for Students

2016-29-8 | News

One student develops a keen interest in space and decides she wants to be a pilot when she grows up…

Another child discovers a love of gardening by tending the tiny plants…

And a 10-year-old boy finds that working with his classmates helps him relate to them…

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Mira Okshevsky, Let’s Talk Science CurioCity Volunteer

2016-19-8 | Featured Volunteers

With online volunteering opportunities you can get involved with Let’s Talk Science from anywhere, even in Denmark!

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