On April 1, 2020, in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Kitchener-Waterloo Bilingual School began our new Apprendre à la maison/Learn at Home model of online learning.
Our unique model ensures the continuity of our students’ learning and establishes daily routines. Research shows that students learn better in a predictable environment. Our model helps our students maintain a school-like routine appropriate for each age group.
Our model allows for student contact with their teachers and classmates. Meetings take place regularly via Google Meets according to a schedule. We believe that our students will be happy to maintain person-to-person contact with their teachers, assistants and classmates.
Children’s engagement is an essential component of our success. We invite students to discover together with us new, creative ways of learning from home as we continue our enriched, bilingual learning experience!
Our model includes the following: