PARENTS AND CAREGIVERS

Resources for parents and caregivers to help them support their children in a virtual home learning setting. See the links below for parent guides, homework apps, and more!

PHOTO MATH APP FOR PARENTS

Photomath assists parents who want to help their children but who struggle with recalling concepts or are unfamiliar with new instructional approaches used in classrooms. Photomath reads and solves mathematical problems instantly by using the camera of your mobile device. Check your work for any printed or handwritten problems.

KEEP LEARNING BC

This site offers a collection of resources to help support learning while families are home due to the COVID-19 pandemic and suspension of in-class instruction. It will be updated as we identify more resources and have new information to share.

PEARSON CANADA
K - 12 RESOURCES AT HOME

Millions of Canadian students are having their education disrupted by the spread of COVID-19. In support of students, teachers, parents and caregivers, Pearson Canada is providing the opportunity to continue the learning experience at home. Through the links below, you can access the same high quality, trusted Canadian K-12 resources at no cost.

SHAW HELPS
EVERFI

Shaw and EVERFI have partnered to provide Canadian kids with free virtual education to supplement school work and help with at home time. Parents can register for a free account through their child's school regardless of which internet provider they currently have.

MEDIA SMARTS

Resources for teaching children and youth about online news media and the challenges that come with ‘fake news’ and fear mongering. Topics include things such as how to determine trusted sources and how to manage screen time.

RAISING DIGITALLY RESPONSIBLE YOUTH

Resources for parents and instructional videos for you to show your children. Topics include: cyberbullying, sexting, technology and addiction, and more.

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

We are still in the process of posting individual resources in the list above. This is a relatively time consuming process but we recognize that you need support sooner rather than later. Therefore, we are providing you with access to our list of unpublished resources and will continuously update this page as frequently as possible.

 

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