Nothing brings us more joy than helping you learn tools and resources to move education into a more emotionally intelligent, whole, wellness-focused environment that champions different learning styles in a fun and creative way.

 

We love any opportunity to come and let you and or your students & teachers experience our approach first hand. Our ultimate goal is to inspire educators to implement these strategies into their classrooms on a regular basis

“Children learn through doing – play is how they explore their world, learn how to assess risk, try things out, and get to know themselves”

—Bethe Almeras

Elementary School Partnerships

Our goal is to be a supportive partner as you embed our key philosophies into your everyday educational practice. The result? Students are more active, engaged, creative, confident and connected, which research has shown results in higher classroom performance.

Different levels of EDGEucation are available: from working with students, to supporting teachers to effectively integrate Movement-Based, Social/Emotional Learning Methods right into teaching practice and curriculum.

We can work with your Students, Teachers or BOTH!

Bachelor in EDGEucation

Student Experiences
Student Activation

Your students will experience the Moving EDGEucation Framework. We facilitate interactive assemblies suitable for all students from K-8! This can be a more general Movement Based, SEL experience or you can choose a full Numeracy or Literacy Focus!

Masters in EDGEucation

Teacher PD and Resources
Teacher PD

60-90min workshop ideally held on a staff meeting or PD Day. Walk away with a new perspective and feel confident to implement our key philosophies into your practice in different subjects.

Online Resources

Access to our online resource library! Includes 50+ activities across Numeracy, Literacy, Dance H&PE and Kindergarten. Access to this package does not expire!

Continued Support

Keep the resources top of mind and help with weekly planning! 

PhD in EDGEucation

Students Experiences, Teacher PD & Resources!

The whole kit and caboodle!

Engage both students and teachers with everything from both the Bachelor and Master of EDGEucation offerings!

Student Activation
Online Resources
Teacher PD Workshop
Continued Support
 

Bachelor in EDGEucation

 
Student Activation

The gym will be buzzing with positivity (and sweat) as 3-4 classes get together to move their bodies in a highly engaging and inclusive environment! Students will not only be physically active moving their bodies to various music styles but will also be nurturing positive character traits like: creative expression, problem solving, self-regulation, confidence healthy peer interaction and other social/emotional skills! Once we start moving, you will see how uplifted students (and the teachers!) get, creating an environment where you can't help but have a smile on your face! It's so incredibly inspiring to see!

- Suitable and adaptable for ALL students K-8

- Try a general Movement-Based SEL Experience or choose a full Numeracy or Literacy Focus (especially great for returning schools)

- The day also comes with a 30min lunch and learn and mini resource package.

Master in EDGEucation

 
Teacher PD

Walk away with a new perspective of how we deliver curriculum!

 

In this workshop you will gain a deeper understanding of our key philosophies and framework learning to use Movement and Social/Emotional Learning Methods to deliver different curriculum concepts (numeracy, literacy and more!). A great kinesthetic and differentiated instruction tool to increases academic engagement and understanding of concepts, while also supporting student well-being, DPA and positive classroom community. This is not an "add on" to the day, but a different way of looking at delivering curriculum where physical activity, creativity and connection to self and others becomes just how we do things - bridging the gap between meeting our curriculum expectations and the changing developmental challenges of students growing up in a digital world!

Teacher Resources

Implement Movement Based, Social/Emotional Learning Methods on an Ongoing Basis!

Receive access to our Elementary Partnership Package on the Moving EDGEucation Online Teacher Resource Library: 50+ activities across Numeracy, Literacy. H&PE, DPA, Dance and Kindergarten Modules!

All Activities Include:

- PDF Instructions

- Videos and Tutorials

- Music! (yes, the music is included!)

Access to this package does not expire!

Continued Support

We're here to help and keep you going!

We know teachers have a lot on their plates and resources can get lost in the shuffle. We'll help keep the material top of mind with weekly video previews every Sunday night for 22 weeks! These weekly emails feature different available activities and link you right to that activity on the library to find everything you need! 

PhD in EDGEucation

 

The PhD in EDGEucation is the whole kit and caboodle with all of the above! Students, Teachers, Resources and Support!

Student Activations

Get Moving!

The gym will be buzzing with positivity (and sweat) as 3-4 classes get together to move their bodies in a highly engaging and inclusive environment! Students will not only be physically active moving their bodies to various music styles but will also be nurturing positive character traits like: creative expression, problem solving, self-regulation, confidence healthy peer interaction and other social/emotional skills! Once we start moving, you will see how uplifted students (and the teachers!) get, creating an environment where you can't help but have a smile on your face! It's so incredibly inspiring to see!

- Suitable and adaptable for ALL students K-8

- Try the Original Movement-Based SEL Experience or choose a Numeracy or Literacy Focus (especially great for returning schools)

- The day also comes with a 30min lunch and learn and mini resource package.

Teacher
PD Workshop

Walk away with a new perspective of how we deliver curriculum!

 

In this workshop you will gain a deeper understanding of our key philosophies and framework learning to use Movement and Social/Emotional Learning Methods to deliver different curriculum concepts (numeracy, literacy and more!). A great kinesthetic and differentiated instruction tool to increases academic engagement and understanding of concepts, while also supporting student well-being, DPA and positive classroom community. This is not an "add on" to the day, but a different way of looking at delivering curriculum where physical activity, creativity and connection to self and others becomes just how we do things - bridging the gap between meeting our curriculum expectations and the changing developmental challenges of students growing up in a digital world!

Teacher Resources

Implement Movement Based, Social/Emotional Learning Methods on an Ongoing Basis!

Receive access to our Elementary Partnership Package on the Moving EDGEucation Online Teacher Resource Library: 50+ activities across Numeracy, Literacy. H&PE, DPA, Dance and Kindergarten Modules!

All Activities Include:

- PDF Instructions

- Videos and Tutorials

- Music! (yes, the music is included!)

Access to this package does not expire!

Continued Support

We're here to help and keep you going!

We know teachers have a lot on their plates and resources can get lost in the shuffle. We'll help keep the material top of mind with weekly video previews every Sunday night for 22 weeks! These weekly emails feature different available activities and link you right to that activity on the library to find everything you need! 

Professional Development for Teachers

Whether you're a Principal, Board/District Consultant, AQ Instructional Lead, B.Ed/M.Ed Faculty or organizing a Conference...

Walk away with a new perspective on how we deliver curriculum and ideas for your classroom!

Gain a deeper understanding of our key philosophies and framework using Movement and Social/Emotional Learning Methods to deliver different curriculum concepts (numeracy, literacy and more!). A great kinesthetic and differentiated instruction tool to increases academic engagement and understanding of concepts, while also supporting student well-being, DPA and positive classroom community. This is not an "add on" to the day, but a different way of looking at delivering curriculum where physical activity, creativity and connection to self and others becomes just how we do things - bridging the gap between meeting our curriculum expectations and the changing developmental challenges of students growing up in a digital world!

Learning Outcomes:

1. Experience & understand the positive impact of integrating physical, cognitive, social & emotional development into regular practice.

2. Feel competent & confident using movement-based SEL methods to deliver curriculum concepts, offering a deeper level of understanding for students.

3. Step outside the box & shift our perspective on how we deliver curriculum, putting the wellbeing of students & the classroom community at the core.

 

The Moving EDGEucation Framework can supports a wide variety of curricula and purposes. These include (but is not limited to):

  • Numeracy and/or Literacy strategies

  • Student Well Being and SEL methods 

  • Purposeful DPA

  • Differentiate Instruction and cross-curricular teaching

  • Special Education

  • Health and Physical Education

  • Kindergarten and the Early Years

  • The Arts

 
 

Research by UC Berkeley's Greater Good Science Center shows that teachers who develop SEL skills enjoy the benefits of greater mental health and more effective teaching, both of which can have a significant impact on a students' success.

 

Team Building

We know how tiring the school day can get. It’s important to give some love to ourselves as educators too.

 

Perfect for both Elementary and Secondary Teams, we facilitate a wellness session that not only calms and grounds staff from the stress of the school year, but is a wonderful way to build community and connection.

 

Decide to add learning to the experience, or keep it light and therapeutic. Tell us a bit about your team and we’ll design the best experience for you!

Speaking Engagements

Inspiring, engaging, knowledgable interactive and fun! We are holistic and kinesthetic learning specialists with extensive speaking and presenting experience on the importance of movement-based, experiential, SEL methods and innovative teaching practices with applications across multiple professional subject matters. 

 

Conference participants are exposed to both theory and practice experiencing first hand the power of integrating the body, brain and being while up on their feet, moving with their own community. We customize a unique and memorable keynote that creates rich and powerful experiences for all audiences.

Watch a TEDx Talk by our Founder and Creative Director, Amy Tepperman below
 

“When we focus on the social and emotional aspect of working together on a science, math, literacy activity, we create a balanced experience that helps children in all aspects of development”

—Ellen Booth Church, Getting to the Heart of Learning
 

Community & Recreation

Are you part of a centre, organization or the Municipality working with children and youth? We offer capacity building workshops and tools to help your staff integrate our approach into their programming. 

 

Secondary Schools

There is nothing more satisfying than seeing a group of teenagers let go and MOVE with (and in front of) their peers. With extensive experience in the world of Youth Leadership working with organizations including The Ontario Educational Leadership CentreHOBYCOLS and YLCC we've discovered our approach to be a fantastic tool for leadership skill building and personal development of teens! 

 

These experiences build self awareness. confidence, risk taking skills, divergent thinking, communication and healthy interaction in a fun and engaging way.

Interested in Booking your Elementary school?
Looking for more information?

Pricing is based on School Population. Please fill in the form below to get the ball rolling for the most accurate quote and details based on the needs of your school. Or give us a call at (416) 709-7886.

 

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