This summer, Explorations launched its inaugural Explorations International Camp. A team of 4 Leaders and 4 Assistants spent 13 days in Beijing leading Explorations Activities to groups of Chinese children. The program was a huge success and we cannot wait to return in the Winter of 2019. Activities included Nutrition and Cooking, Theatre, Glee, Robotics, […]
Explorations 2018 has brought forward several new activities based on previous conversations with our camper families and colleagues. Our junior science program has welcomed Amanda Tulli who has brings a science inquiry approach to the teaching and understanding of physical and natural sciences. Tracy Blonder and her fellow junior activity group leaders have embraced a […]
Since the founding of McGill Explorations Camp in 1984, much has changed in regards to the technical support of many of our Activities. Certainly we remember well (or not) the fluid offset printing press, the photocopied notes and diagrams, early Texas Instruments and Atari personal computers, and telephone modems (the ones where you actually placed […]
Dear Explorations Campers and Parents, With the beginning of camp just around the corner, we are sending to your attention “housekeeping details” for your further consideration. Explorations Camp 2018 begins with Session 1 on Monday, July 2nd at 8:30 am, Session 2 on Monday, July 16th, at Loyola High School, 2477 West Broadway, corner of […]
The pace of technological change in our world continues to quicken and Explorations’ team of Activity Leaders continues to put forward exciting new programs to match the tomorrow’s needs. Since Explorations started over 35 years ago, activities such as “Radio Show Production” and “Introduction to Computers” paved the way for our campers to gain valuable […]
The advantages of education are so obvious that we often discount the negative view of that many children have regarding their own educational experiences. For these students, schools are not the engaging place we hope for but rather they represent a world of rigid lines and tight schedules. Many feel inadequate as they realize that […]
How can you stay safe while navigating the internet? How will the rise of renewable energies affect the world economy? How can self-driving cars reduce commute time and traffic? These are questions that few would have asked 20 years ago and yet today they are at the forefront of our debates. The quickening pace of […]
Dear Explorations Camp Family, As our first session at Explorations 2017 is about to conclude we are sending to your attention our Camp Explorations 2017 newsletter. This year, the newsletter is hosted directly on our website. We would ask that you follow this link to access our first edition for the summer of 2017.