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Restore Math Learning with Specially Priced Curriculum Packages

Restore Math Learning with Specially Priced Curriculum Packages 0

Math is an essential life skill. And after many months of disrupted learning, teachers of students with complex needs are finding that foundational knowledge and skills need to be refreshed and restored.

Re-engage students with math instruction that’s age-respectful, interesting and fun.

Act now and get Equals Mathematics or Debug’d Coding BEFORE December 15th and get the training you need for immediate implementation and results for savings from 22-37%. 

Coding, UDL in Play:  Bridges Presents 3 sessions at ISTE 2021!

Coding, UDL in Play: Bridges Presents 3 sessions at ISTE 2021! 0

We’re excited to announce that Bridges, has again been invited to present at the biggest education technology conference in North America -- ISTE Live 2021. This is the 4th year we’ve been invited to lead presentations at this prestigious conference and this year we’re doing 3! Details for each session are below.
Bridges, IDRC at OCADU Awarded Federal Grant for Accessible Inclusive Coding

Bridges, IDRC at OCADU Awarded Federal Grant for Accessible Inclusive Coding 0

“Coding to Learn and Create,” a joint project of the Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University and Bridges Canada was awarded a grant of $1.7 million dollars. The Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility, Carla Qualtrough, announced today, celebrating National Accessibility Week.
  • Bogdan Pospielovsky
  • Tags: Coding
How and Why Accessible Coding for All Students

How and Why Accessible Coding for All Students 0

Coding is more and more a focus of many curriculum initiatives across Canada. Where team based problem solving, strategizing, logical thinking meets with technology, coding skills are essential in today’s world.

At ISTE 2018, Bridges’ Leanne Husk and Susie Blackstien-Adler presented on coding with special needs students.  Through coding students with physical and cognitive challenges can learn important life skills, and connect with the curriculum.  Bridges new Coding Kit and Accessible Coding Workshop makes teaching coding to students with challenges, easy.