Do you remember when Learning was FUN?
EXPLORE. PLAY. DISCOVER. LEARN. where Learning is FUN! (Again)

Nicholas Trainos OCT, MS, BSc is a
professional educator with a passion
for creating new educational experiences
that extend beyond the walls of the classroom.

Founder and principal of,
Nick believes in the power of education to open doors.

He distinguished himself as a Canadian Scholar
completing his Masters Degree at Daemen College
in Amherst New York. His Masters thesis examined
the role of Information Communications Technology
on student achievement. His undergraduate work
was completed at the University of Toronto.

Nick is an active member of the Mycological Society
of Toronto and will be found exploring the
fields and forests of Canada during the Spring and Fall.

Nick Trainos is now accepting bookings for
Workshops, Lectures and Field Trips
July 2013 to August 2014

writeme at nicktrainos dot com
RP101 Using Raspberry Pi for S.T.E.M. Education

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SL101 School Laptop Programs: Lessons Learned

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Conduct a successful job search. If you follow my plan you will have the job you want within 6 months or your money back.