Thank you to Luanne Martin for sharing some info that was sent to our schools. Here are some details from the Knet website regarding the "Ned Supplementary Courses Program" for grades 7 and 8. Click here to go to the website for more information.
The Ned Supplementary Courses Program provides online supplementary courses to students in First Nation elementary schools. The program enables grade 7 and 8 classrooms across Ontario to participate in an online learning program that aims to:
Improve students’ Science, Math and literacy skills
Help prepare students for high school
Promote awareness and pride in First Nations identity, events and issues
Connect students and teachers from First Nations schools across Ontario
All courses are free and delivered in a password-protected environment.