We offer a supportive learning atmosphere, working with your child’s unique learning style to inspire their strengths and interests. Private Music lessons available in: Guitar, Piano, Vocal, Violin, Ukulele, Drums, Bass & more!
At Oak Learners, we offer a unique approach to teaching, which blends mentoring, mindfulness and academic support to ensure the best possible outcome for your child.
We offer PA Day, March Break and Summer camp experiences throughout the year, designed to engage naturally inquisitive and active children.
Oak Learners Mindfulness Programs are designed around you and your family, we teach children and adults alike how to quiet their mind, be in the present moment and heal from the inside out.
Oak Learners is a private alternative school and learning centre, offering a full and part time day school as well as a wide variety of after-school programming for the whole family.
We encourage involvement amongst our community, working with families to develop programming that is innovative and inclusive and supports the lifelong journey of learning through exploration in the arts, education and mindfulness practice.
Full and Part Time, K-6
Music lessons, art classes and more
PA Day, March Break and Summer Camps
Yoga, mindfulness practice, guided meditation
July 2 @ 9:00 am - August 23 @ 4:00 pm EDT
Learn more about our alternative private school.
Registration ongoing for the 2019-2020 School Year. Now accepting applications for students JK through Grade Six.
“Let Nature be your teacher.” – William Wordsworth If I told you that we made Dandelion Playdoh today, you may well wonder what it had to do with the curriculum, but in fact it was one of the best learning experiences for students and teachers alike! For the past Read more about A Natural Way to Learn[…]
The Secret Tool that Can Instantly Shift Families from Chaos to Calm (and for some reason, nobody seems to ever talk about it) “Did you brush your teeth?” “Don’t forget to pack your gym clothes.” “No TV right now, hurry up and eat your cereal.” “Did you put your Read more about Shifting Families from Chaos to Calm[…]
Every small act of kindness matters and has the potential to make a huge impact in the lives of others. During our final week of summer camp, our theme was “Be The Change”. Students were inspired to share kindness with their friends and family and even through helping out Read more about Kindness is Worthy[…]
“If we teach today the way we were taught yesterday, we aren’t preparing students for today or tomorrow.” Curriculum and educational pedagogy have been rewritten innumerable times from age to age, but the essential skills students have been taught have remained the same since the beginning of human civilization. Schools Read more about 21st Century Literacies and Evolving Pedagogy[…]
We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt At Oak Learners, our mandate includes helping all learners reach their potential through creativity, confidence and community. This mandate goes beyond what we do for our students and Read more about Supporting Teacher Development is the Key to Student Success[…]
Oak Learners is Bridging the Gap for Ontario Students through Arts and Mindfulness based Elementary Education
Oak Learners is Bridging the Gap for Ontario Students through Arts and Mindfulness-based Elementary Education Anxiety levels are up and test scores are down. Ontario students are experiencing record levels of stress, anxiety and suicidal rates are higher than ever before, but students are still under daily pressure to perform Read more about Oak Learners is Bridging the Gap for Ontario Students through Arts and Mindfulness based Elementary Education[…]
Inquiry in the Classroom: How hatching ducklings cultivated a rich learning opportunity for our students
How do some eggs hatch when others don’t? Why are eggs different colours? Can I have a duck as a pet? Why do ducks have feathers? Where do ducks live in the winter? These are a few of the questions our students asked when we presented them with an incubator Read more about Inquiry in the Classroom: How hatching ducklings cultivated a rich learning opportunity for our students[…]
Written by: Kelly Letros – Behaviour Therapist During spring break, I was enthused to spend my week with children who had registered for a week-long camp program. Daily, they were running to and fro through the corridors of the centre, from one pre-planned activity to another. It was delightful to Read more about The Importance of Teaching Kids Mental Monologues[…]
We live in a changing world, where it is becoming ever-important to take steps towards conserving the Earth’s resources for generations to come. At our school, environmental awareness has always been a priority for both staff and students alike. Through participation in global events such as Earth Hour and Earth Read more about Celebrating Earth Day, Every Day[…]