Middle Years Education in Manitoba: Improving Student Engagement

My Student in Middle Years: A Resource for Educators and School Leaders

Educational Partners

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Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE)
The Association for Middle Level Education, formerly known as the National Middle School Association (NMSA), is a leading Middle Years professional association dedicated to educators and young adolescent learners in Middle Years education.

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Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Manitoba
The Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development Manitoba is an affiliate of International ASCD and provides support and leadership to Manitoba educators through affiliate newsletters, information networks, and professional learning opportunities..

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Career Trek
Career Trek is a not-for-profit organization that provides students as young as 10 with hands-on career experiences, with the hope of unearthing their potential and passion to pursue post-secondary education.

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Full Circle for Indigenous Education Winnipeg
Full Circle for Indigenous Education Winnipeg is a circle of educators, knowledge keepers, and interested others who are committed to supporting rich, appropriate and inspiring education in Indigenous perspectives for all. Full Circle offers learning opportunities in Indigenous culture, history, language, perspectives, and suitable pedagogy for Indigenous Peoples and also celebrates achievement within Indigenous Education through annual Full Circle Education Awards.

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Generating Momentum for Our World
Generating Momentum for our world is sponsored by the Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC). MCIC offers annual Generating Momentum conferences and workshops in various regions of Manitoba to engage Middle and Senior Years students in learning about local and international issues and to challenge students to take action to make a difference in their world.

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Junior Achievement Manitoba
Junior Achievement Manitoba provides trained business volunteers to visit classrooms and help students see the connections between what they are studying in class and the world outside the classroom. The programs offered are aligned with Manitoba curricula, including social studies, language arts, and mathematics.

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Lions Quest Canada
Lions Quest Canada empowers adults to develop healthy, capable young people of strong character and provides a comprehensive Kindergarten to Grade 12 school program for character education.

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Manitoba Healthy Schools
The healthy schools initiative in Manitoba supports the belief that good health promotes good learning and healthy living. The initiative provides information and resources for the classroom and community about physical fitness, healthy eating and nutrition, safety and injury prevention, substance abuse and addiction, sexual and reproductive health, and mental health and well-being.

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Manitoba Middle Years Association (MMYA)
The Manitoba Middle Years Association (MMYA) is a leading partner in Middle Years education in Manitoba. MMYA supports educators through the forum it provides for professional dialogue at its monthly meetings, through professional learning opportunities at its Special Area Groups of Educators (SAGE) conference, and through its publication The Manitoba Middle Years Association Journal. MMYA offers a learning grant to Middle Years educators for special projects that meet the needs of young adolescent learners in developmentally appropriate and engaging ways.

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Manitoba Reading Association (MRA)
The Manitoba Reading Association provides leadership in the promotion of literacy and offers support for the improvement of reading and writing instruction.