6 Social

Learning Through The Arts

273 Bloor Street West

Toronto, ON  M5S 1W2

Shaun Elder

Executive Director, Learning Through the Arts

John Scully

6 Social Lead

Robey Sabo Stothart

6 Social Co Facilitator

Blue Elephant Productions 2018

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6 Social teachers and select students from grades 4 - 12 can participate in a full day workshop opportunity to develop abilities in public speaking, digital literacy and story telling skills.  

In the workshop, students will create a pitch related to the community based problem and solution that they have been working on in their classrooms. The day will culminate in selected student teams sharing their pitch in front of a live audience and panel of educational and community experts.


Prizes for the best pitch and audience participation will be awarded.

8:00 - 9:00 AM


This morning, 6 Social teachers from Holland and Canada will share the transformative learning experiences of their spec ed. students as they gained resilience and a greater capacity for self-advocacy. 

Join teachers from the Orion School in the Netherlands and artist educators from Learning Through the Arts in this hands-on, BYOD workshop. Once you introduce this 6 Social process to your classrooms, your students’ engagement in their learning will never be the same.

May 1:  Workshop with Orion School

International workshop with teachers from Canada & Holland


2:00 - 3:00 PM            Main Theatre


Teams of students will present their social innovation projects before an audience of educators. They will receive feedback from a panel of technology, social innovation, and education experts, as well as from audience members.


CONNECT delegates can join this inspiring group of Grade 4-12 students as they share their ideas to make their classroom and community better places to learn and live.  


Audience members will be invited to tweet their feedback to students after each presentation, and those who do so will have a chance to win an iPad or Chromebook for their class.

May 2:  Student Pitch Session

Watch fearless students solve the world's problems