Summer Institute and Battlefield Tour

A Professional Development Tour for Educators with a Passion for Canadian Military History

Since 2005, the Juno Beach Centre has provided over 350 Canadian educators an exciting professional development opportunity to discover the Canadian First and Second World War historic sites in France. During this 10-day tour, participants visit Vimy Ridge, Beaumont-Hamel, Dieppe, the Juno Beach Centre, the D-Day landing beaches and various other sites in Normandy. Some highlights of the tour include meeting locals who lived through D-Day and the Battle of Normandy, enjoying the kind hospitality in Normandy, and sharing teaching ideas with colleagues from across Canada.


To learn more about this exciting professional development opportunity, download the informative PDFs below:

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If you have any questions about the program or to receive updates on future tours, please contact or call Operations Manager Alex Fitzgerald-Black at (519) 709-1987.