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A Celebration of our Past, Present and Future

From its inception in 2004 to the present day, the trajectory of Maple Bear has been marked by innovation and an unwavering commitment to providing top-tier Canadian-based bilingual education on a...

THE GOOD NEWS IS WE CONTINUE TO GROW

Even in the midst of a global pandemic and the resulting economic downturn affecting countless companies and countries, there are, gratefully, signals of positive growth. Maple Bear continues to dominate the international education sector as the fastest growing school brand in the world. Currently we have schools in 20 countries:...

MAPLE BEAR LATIN AMERICA RANKED ONE OF THE BEST PLACES TO WORK

Just as quality education is a key component to student success, organizational culture is a vital characteristic attributed to a successful, favourable workplace. It is an impressive accomplishment that Maple Bear Latin America (LATAM) is among 10 of the best small multinationals to work for in Brazil, according to the...

MAPLE BEAR STORIES OF GIVING BACK IN TOUGH TIMES

It is no surprise that 2020 has been an extremely challenging year filled with endless uncertainties and concerns impacting the health, safety, education, and livelihoods of our family and friends. COVID-19, international politics, and severe weather systems have uprooted our lives and our world will never be the same. The...

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE VERY FIRST MAPLE BEAR GRADUATING CLASS

At Maple Bear Global Schools we are proud of the many milestones we have achieved over the years. We are now 15 years in operation in 24 countries with over 40,000+ students worldwide. The Oxford Dictionary defines a milestone as “an action or event marking a significant change or stage...

THE DEMAND FOR PROFESSIONALLY RUN KINDERGARTEN & SCHOOL AND HIGH-QUALITY EDUCATION IS BOOSTED IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE BY THE CURRENT CRISIS

It was only one year ago, when Maple Bear Central and Eastern Europe opened Maple Bear Educational center in the beautiful town of Sibiu, Romania. Followed in the autumn 2020, despite the world health crisis, by the opening of the new Maple Bear Elementary school in Sofia which welcomed its...

NEW TEACHER TRAINING VIDEOS CONFIRM WE HAVE THE BEST PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR OUR TEACHERS

Recognizing the benefits of having excellent training resources available to Maple Bear schools at all times, Maple Bear Global Schools’ faculty has been diligently working on six foundational videos that are due to be released globally in January of 2021. These videos have been designed and led by our faculty...

OUR MAPLE BEAR TRAINERS SUCCESSFULLY PIVOT TO VIRTUAL TRAINING

Pre-pandemic, our Maple Bear Trainers could be found all over the world training the teaching staff at our schools and ensuring that our program is delivered in the way it is meant to. When the pandemic hit, all travel suddenly stopped and our Academic team had to pivot. When faced...

MAPLE BEAR GLOBAL SCHOOLS’ COLLABORATION WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG

Maple Bear’s affiliation with the University of Winnipeg is a great official window for Maple Bear Global Schools into the Canadian education system. It enhances our ability to offer more professional learning and formal coursework to our teachers worldwide. It also allows us access to current research, advice, and formal...

How Will Maple Bear Address Learning Gaps in Our Students?

At Maple Bear, our teachers often get asked by worried parents: “How will you cover all the content knowledge that children have missed?” This is a valid question during an uncertain time. We want to reassure our parents that our teachers know how to deal with these learning gaps and...

MAPLE BEAR OPENS THE FIRST SCHOOL IN BULGARIA

The first Maple Bear Elementary school in Sofia started implementing the Canadian methodology with 45 students at preschool and elementary level in a beautiful location. The Maple Bear school network, now 22 countries strong, has proven its efficiency since 2005 no matter the culture or the language. There are over...