Safe Schools Manitoba – Safe Schools Manitoba is a partnership initiative of organizations committed to working together to enhance the safety of Manitoba’s schools and communities.
Youth Employment Services – goal is to provide free career development information and job search assistance to youth. This involves delivering a number of services to clients; employment counseling, job search workshops, community presentations, direct marketing services, and client advocacy services for youth.
Literacy Links for Students and Parents
We will be adding links that parents and students may find helpful in finding out more about literacy and improving reading comprehension. If you have any favourite websites you would like us to add to the list, please contact Christine Harasymec, Literacy and Assessment Team Leader, at SCI (firstname.lastname@example.org).
ABC CANADA Literacy Foundation – Math Literacy
This site specializes in information concerning literacy public awareness campaigns as well as great links concerning ‘Math Literacy’
Manitoba School Library Association: Manitoba Young Readers’ Choice Awards
This site provides a listing of many amazing and newly reviewed titles for adolescents and teens (grades 5 – 9). This list comes out every year with ‘hot-off-the-presses’ releases.
Reading Is Fundamental
This American site provides information for parents about on-line resources, booklists and handy tips to help motivate students to read. Click on ‘Parents’, then select age group ’13 & Up’.
Study Guides and Strategies
This is a great website, which offers students practical reading strategies, math and science skills, evaluating and using web content, study skills, and much more. A must see!