Past Events

Thank you!

Thank you so much for your support for these events – they were only successful because of your enthusiasm and participation! Keep an eye out for more events we hope to run in the future! If you have any feedback for us, please do not hesitate to reach out through our Contact Us page, or by email at sunshineeducationcanada@gmail.com!

  • Math Kangaroo seminar

    • This seminar is meant to help prepare grade 5&6 students for the Math Kangaroo contest on March 22, 2020. Taught by four high school students with plenty of experience writing math contests, we hope to unlock the full potential students!
    • There will be a total of three weekly classes, we will be going over lots of questions from previous Math Kangaroo questions.
    • We will be accepting 20 students on a first come first serve basis, so make sure to sign up ASAP! 

    Speakers: Kevin Zhang, Owen Wang, Kevin Wang, Tony Shi

    Dates: Starts on March 1(Sunday), ends on March 15(Sunday)

    Time: 2:30pm – 4:30pm

    Where: Sage Hill Library

    19 Sage Hill Passage NW, Calgary, AB T3R 0S4

    Room: Program Room

    Unfortunately due to the spread of coronavirus we have chosen to cancel the Math Kangaroo Preparation Seminar(March 8 & March 15).
    Thank you all very much for taking interest in our program, we appreciate your support and understanding and we look forward to working with you in the future!

  • SAT + ACT Seminar (FULL)

    • We know that standardized testing can be very stressful, so we’re here to give you all our experience on the SAT, ACT, and SAT Subject Tests.
    • This is a three-day seminar with lectures and hands-on test prep to familiarize and prep you for the SAT and ACT.
    • For students in grade 10-12.

    Dates: January 3-5, 2020

    Time: January 3rd: 2:00pm~5:00pm , January 4-5th: 2:00pm~4:30pm

    Where: Calgary Central Library

    Room: 0-14 Meeting Room

  • sunshine math contest (full)

    • Looking for a challenging experience to learn and test your math skills? This is the event for you! Come with a pencil and eraser, and get ready to have some fun. Stay tuned for more updates.
    • For students in grades 7-9.

    Dates: Sunday, December 8th, 2019

    Time: 1st contest: 5:30 – 7:00 pm
    2nd contest: 7:15 – 8:45 pm

    Where: Foothills Alliance Church, 333 Edgepark Blvd NW, Calgary, AB T3A 4K4

    Room: Classroom 203

    Note: both the 1st and 2nd contests are the same, just at different times

    Thank you to everyone who participated in the Sunshine Education Math Contest (SEMC)! The following link will take you to the results page.

  • High school transition (full)

    • Are you going to high school soon and want to find out more about IB applications, the AP program, and high school life in general? Come to this event and hear from a panel of experienced speakers!
    • Opportunities to hear from various speakers, ask questions, and mingle!
    • Parents welcome!
    • For students in Grade 9, but grade 8 students also welcome. Stay tuned for updates!

    Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019

    Time: 6:00pm -8:30pm

    Where: Country Hills Library( 11950 Country Village Link NE, Calgary, AB T3K 6E3 )

    Room: Program Room

    Thank you to everyone who attended the High School Transition seminar! The following link will take you to our gallery where you can view photos and videos from the event.

  • High school transition (2nd session)

    • Due to an unexpectedly high demand, we are offering a second session of the high school transition seminar! Please note, this is the exact same as the first session on December 19, we are just running it on another date.
    • Are you going to high school soon and want to find out more about IB applications, the AP program, and high school life in general? Come to this event and hear from a panel of experienced speakers!
    • Opportunities to hear from various speakers, ask questions, and mingle!
    • Parents welcome!
    • For students in Grade 9, but grade 8 students also welcome. Stay tuned for updates! Registration is now open again!

    Date: Monday, December 23, 2019

    Time: 6:00pm -8:30pm

    Where: Country Hills Library

    Room: Program Room

  • Sunshine education annual summit (Full)

    • We will cover a variety of topics including learning strategies, extracurriculars, university applications, standardized testing, and more!
    • Opportunity to mingle with students, ask questions, and talk, with snacks and drinks!
    • Parents are welcome!
    • For students in Grades 10-12. Stay tuned for updates!

    Dates: December 30th, 2019

    Time: 6:00pm-9:30pm

    Where: Uplands Recreation Centre, 20 Hawkside Rd NW, Calgary, AB T3G 3K9

  • LANGUAGE ARTS SEMINAR (FULL)

    • Language arts has been a struggle to many students, in what ways can we successfully improve our skills of this subject?
    • This winter break, Sunshine Education has the privilege to invite Letizia to share ways she studies language arts!
    • She will share with us her experiences and techniques when approaching this subject.
    • Students and parents who are interested are welcome to register for this event.
    • Get ready to improve!

    Date: December 20,2019

    Time: 2:30pm~5:30pm

    Where: Central Library

    Room: 0-04 BMO Community Room

  • Study STRATEGIES Seminar (FULL)

    • We will teach important skills such as time management, study tips, test strategy, note-taking, community service and PATs.
    • Its a fun and engaging 2 days for students to practice and develop essential skills!
    • For grade 6-8 students.

    Dates: January 4th, 2020 & January 5th 2020

    Time: 12:00pm~2:00pm

    Where: Calgary Central Library ,

    Room: 0-14 Meeting Room