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07
Nov

Office Closed for Remembrance Day

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The office will be closed Friday, November 11th for Remembrance Day. 

As we approach the day, some parents and child care providers may find it difficult to approach the subject. Today's Parents features a small article on discussing Remembrance Day with children, and CBC Parents offers 5 Remembrance Day activities for kids of all ages. 

01
Nov

Office Hours for November 2nd

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Due to a meeting, the office will open Wednesday November 2nd at 1PM. We will close at 7PM.

25
Oct

Halloween Fun Downtown!

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With Halloween right around the corner, there's a fresh crop of activities to do with the youngsters! The Downtown Victoria Business Association is putting on a Pumpkin Pursuit, perfect for getting outside and stretching out the legs. Businesses in the downtown core have put up Jack-O-Lanterns to discover. Once you've taken them in, vote on your favourite and be entered to win free flights with Harbour Air! The night of Halloween, these businesses will also be handing out treats.

Pick up a map at any of the participating retailers and get hunting! Learn more at the DVBA website.

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13
Oct

Register for the Images of Learning workshop!

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There's still space in the Images of Learning: Pedagogical Narrations workshop! Join us October 19th and 26th and November 9th and 16th from 6:00PM until 9:00PM a receive a certificate for 20 hours. A light supper will be included each day. 

Pedagogical narration is recognized as an important tool for observation and critical reflection in the field of ECE in BC. But there are many uncertainties: What is it? How do we use it? Why is it important? And how do we fit it into an already busy day? Through dialogue and examples, participants will come to a better understanding of how this ongoing process of deeper listening and reflection can stimulate new and richer ways of seeing children and ourselves as educators. Participants will be encouraged to share pedagogical narrations with the group, and to read articles that contribute to deeper, richer discussion of practice, values, and assumptions.

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07
Oct

Office Closed For Thanksgiving

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The office will be closed Monday, October 10th for the Thanksgiving long weekend. We will open Tuesday the 11th at 8:30 am