Category Archives: Schools

Best Post-Secondary ESL School Programs In The USA

There are over 600 colleges in the US that offer an ESL program for their students. Not every person who wants to attend college has mastered the English language. Students can learn and practice English while attending for a variety of degrees. Mathematics or science students want to learn English while attending the best schools […]

About Renison College at the University of Waterloo

Renison University College is affiliated with Waterloo University. It was founded in January of 1959 and named after Reverend Robert John Renison who died in 1957. He was the Archbishop of Moosonee, and the reason the university has adopted the “Reni Moose” as their mascot. The university is located on the border of Waterloo’s main […]

The University of Waterloo – A World Leader In Innovation

When you talk about an innovative space for students to learn, The University of Waterloo has to be at the top of the list. In fact, it’s first and second on many lists in terms of innovation. To be innovative, universities should have original ideas or a spin on old ways of thinking and acting. […]

High school education in Canada for International Students – A Quick Guide

Education in Canada is, for the most part, publicly funded by the government, including primary and secondary school, which children attend from approximately ages 5 through 17. Teachers’ wages are paid by the government using tax money. There is the exception of private schools, which are paid for through tuition fees by the pupil (or […]

The Glebe | Neighbourhoods of Ottawa

The Glebe is one of Ottawa’s most beloved neighbourhoods. It is the perfect mix of residential houses and local businesses, giving it a homey feel as well as the convenience and charm of a small downtown. It is located just south of downtown, bordered by the Queensway highway to the north and the beautiful Rideau […]

Getting Around on the iXpress Bus System in Waterloo Region (pros and cons)

Here in Waterloo Region our public transportation is always growing to suit the growing population. The iXpress is part of Grand River Transit, our daily bus service. The iXpress is a fairly new route that takes you to farther distances in shorter amounts of time. It was first introduced in 2005. This is accomplished by […]

Victoria Hills | Neighbourhoods of Kitchener Waterloo Region

Victoria Hills is a pleasant neighbourhood that has been on the up and up for a couple of decades, now. Since the 1990s this area has seen a lot of development and clean-up, and has become a community-oriented place that is good to raise a family. Demographics The neighbourhood is divided fairly evenly between owners […]

Forest Heights | Neighbourhoods of Kitchener Waterloo Region

This neighbourhood of Forest Heights is a bit older and more established than many neighbourhoods in the Kitchener-Waterloo region, which makes it a prime destination for anyone moving into the area – particularly families. Bordered by Trussler Road, Highland Road West, Fischer-Hallman Road and the Highway 7/8, it is conveniently nestled next to the Conestoga […]