Oak Learners offers progressive, interdisciplinary, inquiry-based programming in a student-driven, teacher-facilitated, alternative learning environment.
Each learner goes through a cyclical process of identifying their unique strengths, needs, goals, and interests. Through collaboration with teachers, peers, parents
Each day at Oak Learners brings new learning opportunities through an integrated and immersive approach to elementary education. Ontario Curriculum content and skill achievement guidelines are covered and enriched through a holistic approach to learning in a project-based inquiry model, leading to a much deeper and richer learning experience for the students.
Sample Weekly Timetable
Reading and Writing form the building block for communication FOR and ON learning. At Oak Learners, we approach Literacy through an Integrated approach, which means that Reading and Writing skills are taught within other subject areas, such as Science or Social Studies. Children develop strong literacy habits and communication skills through meaningful experiences with text.
Math is all around us and students at Oak Learners are taught to recognize Mathematical patterns and apply
We believe that Arts Education plays a very important role in educating young learners. We make sure to integrate Art, Music, Drama
Each student at Oak Learners is encouraged to spend time regularly on an independent study project of their own choosing. Teachers will act as mentors and guides for facilitating research and reporting. The purpose of the Independent project is to give children something they are passionate about to learn more about and share with their peers. It provides an opportunity from the students to also learn from each other, recognizing that each persona brings unique interests and talents to the classroom.
The regular academic curriculum is enhanced with special guest instructors, field trips and regular involvement in the community. Students will spend a great deal of time out in the community, enriching their classroom learning experiences.
Student Project Showcase
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Now Accepting Applications
We are currently accepting students to our Full-Time and Part-Time Programs for the 2017-2018 school year.