Need tips on how to help your child with elementary math homework?

Ted Johnston Math Specialist,  Department of Education & Early Childhood Development is available to present a 3/4 hour session to your Home and School Association meeting on elementary math and how parents can assist their children at home. To book and/or find out more information contact Ted at:  (902)438-4138

Responses to 2012 Resolutions

The PEI Home and School Federation received responses to 2012 resolutions from the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and from the English Language School Board (representing the Eastern School District and Western School Board).

The resolutions themselves were considered at the April 14, 2012 Annual General Meeting, and are available for review in detail on our main Resolutions pages, which includes the response from the department and the board.

Parents Involved in Education, Survey RFP

The PEI Home and School Federation developed a survey in 2008 to determine various aspects to parental involvement in their child’s education.  The survey summary results are available for review.

The Federation is currently wanting to do a follow-up Parent Engagement Survey to collect data on how parents are involved in education and learning of children and youth in PEI.   The information will influence activities in coming years in the Federation and Local Associations.

Those interested in responding to the RFP should download the application package.

Deadline for submissions:  Sept. 24/12

Life Membership Award

Life Membership in the Prince Edward Island Home and School Federation Inc. (PEIHSF) may be conferred by vote at a Federation Board Meeting, on any person for outstanding service in the Provincial Federation. Nomination for such membership shall be presented by the President of the Federation or their designate. Nominees must be endorsed by the Board of Regional Directors.

Extra Mile Award

The PEI Home and School Federation Extra Mile Award commenced in the 2004 - 2005 school year. This award recognizes teachers and/or staff personnel (i.e. administrative assistants, EAs, custodians, etc.), who exemplify going the extra mile - over and above the call of duty. Two recipients will be announced and a presentation made at their respective schools during Teacher / Staff Appreciation Week.

The Steve McQuaid Volunteer of the Year Award

The P.E.I. Home and School Federation Inc. is pleased to announce the Annual Volunteer Award for exceptional contribution to the total well-being of children and youth in P.E.I. through service at the Local Home and School Association. The Volunteer Award will acknowledge and recognize the valuable contributions and achievements of excellence of individuals within a Home and School Association. One award will be presented annually during the Annual Meeting. The Board Members of the Federation will constitute the Selection Committee for this award.