Mid-year Outreach Conferences

2015-21-1 | News

This weekend, the first of our three regional Outreach conferences will kick-off at Dalhousie University in Halifax.

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Outreach Volunteers Visit Coaticook, Québec

2014-12-12 | News

Our Outreach volunteers from the Université de Sherbrooke have been kept busy with visits to rural schools in Québec. Volunteers Camille Bergeron and Camille Chapdelaine share their experiences.

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Celebrating International Volunteer Day

2014-5-12 | News

Happy International Volunteer Day!

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Let’s Talk Science Partners with NLTA Math Science Special Interest Council

2014-3-12 | News

The Newfoundland and Labrador Teachers Association (NLTA) Conference is taking place from December 4th to December 6th at Memorial University in St. John’s. Let’s Talk Science has partnered with the NLTA’s Math-Science Special Interest Council to present a lunch and learn for senior administrators, as well as a keynote address to educators highlighting the importance of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).

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Our Stories: It Takes a Country to Raise a Child

2014-1-12 | News

It was 7pm on a Tuesday. Lisa checked in on her son studying and found him fast asleep with a quantum physics book laying on his chest. He had been up since 5am working on a project before school and couldn’t keep his eyes open any longer. Lisa’s son is just eight years old.

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Our Stories: The Science Lady Sparks Summer Fun

2014-1-12 | News

“Oh Mom, I don’t want to miss the space tomatoes on Friday!”

Not your average response from a seven-year-old in the middle of summer break. Yet that’s exactly what Taeyn told her mom, Keena, this past July. She and her friends at the Bkejwanong Children’s Centre were enthusiastic about the prospect of planting, caring for and observing the growth of seeds that Taeyn said “went to space and came back.”

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Public Health Outreach

2014-26-11 | News

Let's Talk Science Outreach volunteers from the University of Guelph have teamed up with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health to bring hands-on health activities to children and youth in the region.

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Science Outreach Through the Eyes of a Volunteer

2014-18-11 | News

Our Outreach program has lasting effects. Along with the impact the volunteers have on children, youth, parents, and educators our volunteers are also gaining new experiences!

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Welcome Ryerson University

2014-29-10 | News

Welcome to Ryerson University our 41st Let's Talk Science Outreach site!

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Our Stories: Giving inner-city children a voice through science discovery

2014-17-10 | News

Let’s Talk Science can be found at work through diverse communities across Canada, offering rich rewards for both the volunteers who lead events and activities and the children and youth they interact and engage with.

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Our Stories: Isabel’s Story: Finding fulfillment and a career path through science outreach

2014-17-10 | News

Isabel Deslauriers began volunteering with Let’s Talk Science just a few weeks after entering grad school at McGill University. “When I saw a Let’s Talk Science poster in the hallway, I couldn’t believe my luck – it was a perfect opportunity for me!”

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Our Stories: Role modelling & the “science” of asking questions

2014-17-10 | News

Through the Let’s Talk Science Outreach program, our volunteers act as role models for young people across the country by bringing science to their doorsteps and inspiring them to ask questions and try science, hands on.

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Our Stories: Science Matters - Cathy Bennett

2014-16-10 | News

Parents are the first and most important educators in a child’s life. Cathy Bennett, president of Bennett Group of Companies, knows this. Hear more about her belief that exposing children to science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and science-based extracurricular activities help develop children’s minds and build future career potential.

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Our Stories: Let's Talk Science 20 Year Anniversary Video (2013)

2014-16-10 | News

In 2013, Let’s Talk Science celebrated 20 years of engaging, inspiring and leading as an organization that prepares youth for their futures through meaningful science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning. This video helps tell the story of our community beginnings and the volunteers, champions, aspirations and determination that has shaped our charitable organization. Thanks to 3M for helping us produce this celebration video.

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Tomatosphere™ Registration Now Open

2014-2-10 | News

Let’s Talk Science is pleased to announce that registration for Tomatosphere™ for the 2014-15 school year is now open

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