Island students have more opportunities to be physically active
(L-R): Barb Mullaly, member of the go!PEI Steering Committee; Minister Currie; Lieutenant Governor Frank Lewis; Cam Beach, Charlottetown Canadian Tire Dealer; Premier Ghiz.
The provincial government is partnering with Canadian Tire to provide physical activity equipment to Prince Edward Island schools.
Minister proclaims January 27 as Family Literacy Day
Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Alan McIsaac joins Margot McFadden, Amanda Beazley (PEI Literacy Alliance), the Word Monster and Izzy McFadden.
Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Alan McIsaac has officially proclaimed January 27th as Family Literacy Day in Prince Edward Island.
2014 IPAC Award presented to Cathy McCormack
(L-R): Wendy MacDonald, President of the PEI Regional Group of IPAC; Cathy McCormack, 2014 recipient of the IPAC Lieutenant Governorís Award for Excellence in Public Administration; Lieutenant Governor H. Frank Lewis.
Cathy McCormack, Early Childhood Programs Administrator with the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, is the latest recipient of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada Lieutenant Governorís Award for Excellence in Public Administration.
Home and School offering funding through Parent Leadership Grants
(L-R): Shawna MacDonald-Wong, Bria Wong, Wendy Gallant, and Janice Murphy participate in a parent engagement activity at West Royalty Elementary School.
The PEI Home and School Federation is providing grants of up to $1,000 to Home and School associations to support parent engagement.
National Child Day celebrated in PEI
Childrenís parades were held in Charlottetown, Cornwall and Summerside to mark the 25th Anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
National Child Day is celebrated in Canada to recognize the rights of children and to celebrate children as meaningful and active participants in our communities.