Blog

1 March

Meet Sam, Strive’s Resource Centre Specialist!

We asked our Resource Centre Specialist, Samantha Wassing some questions to get to know her a little better. Have a read to see what she said!

4 January

Contemplating the Reflective Process

Critical reflection is an essential component of Professional Learning.
But… what is reflection?
And, how can that practice change over time?

Project Associate Breanna Piccolotto reflects on these questions and more.

1 December

A Year in Review

Reflecting on 2021. The surprises, challenges and gifts of the past year.

26 October

Professional Spotlight: Donna Flemming

Meet Donna!  Donna is a passionate RECE and an EarlyON Facilitator for Middlesex County.  Donna pours entusiasm and positivity into everything she does.  Join us in getting to know her better and celebrating her contributions to the early years community.

19 October

Professional Spotlight: Jackie Anger

Meet Jackie! Jackie is an enthusiastic RECE and a <span style=”font-weight: 400;”>Director of School Age Child Care.  Jackie leads from the heart and inspires the best in those around her.  </span>Join us in getting to know her better and celebrating her contributions to the early years community.

12 October

Professional Spotlight: Lorena Arauz

Meet Lorena!  Lorena Arauz is a passionate Parent Support Coach at Childreach who always goes the extra mile to make children and families feel welcome, supported and engaged.  Join us in getting to know her better and celebrating her contributions to the early years community.

New Strategic Plan!

We are pleased to share with you Leading Inspired Learning, our strategic plan for 2020 – 2023. This is a transformative time in the Child Care and Early Years sector. This plan outlines the change we want to inspire and the strategies we will implement in the next four years.

Over the next four years, we will leverage our knowledge and expertise to be leaders in the sector. We will build strong partnerships and create opportunities for connection. We will focus on serving as a catalyst to help Child Care and Early Years professionals achieve their goals and build their professional capacity.
Together, we will reach our goal of providing the best care to children in our community.

We hope you will join us in leading inspired learning!

Become a member

Strive is here to support all your professional learning needs. We understand that it may be difficult to attend professional learning events in addition to your work day but that you value your professional growth. That is why we created an online learning platform with discussion boards, forums, and resources that you can access any day, any time! We will continue to grow our online library of resources in response to the community’s needs.

Early Learning Professionals are invited to join Strive Online: