We help you learn English outside of the classroom!

  Heartland strives to provide our students with unique and enriching experiences in the city they are learning in.

  We arrange weekly activities, allowing students to practice their English skills with Canadians in fun and practical situations, and to explore their new city. We work hard to provide our students with a wide range of activities that cover areas such as sports, tours, events, recreational, cultural, social, arts and history.

  Heartland’s staff is also up to date on what is happening in Winnipeg and Mississauga, such as concerts, festivals, football games, baseball games or a Winnipeg Jets hockey game! There is always something going on! Winnipeg is a great city to explore. There are year-round festivals, art galleries, museums, theatres, amateur and professional sports, and much, much more.

  Currently while we are offering our courses online, we are continuing to provide culturally enriching activities online!

The stories you will read in the Student Blog are written by students from all walks of life. We hope our blog becomes a place for you, current and former Heartland students, to stay connected to your Heartland family!
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    - Jasmin

    Ngo Van Vy—Vietnam—(Intermediate 2) I have been studying at Heartland for 4 months. What I like most are the interesting activities on Fridays when I can comfortably chat with my schoolmates to expand my circle of friends. It‘s also a great way to help me recharge my batteries and become acquainted with a new life […]

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    - Jasmin
    The Joys and Sorrows of Teaching

    Hello everyone! In case you hadn’t already noticed — I really enjoy my job! I’m certain most people also feel passionate about the work they do; but even so, there are bound to be some challenging moments that make us feel slightly less motivated to wake up in the morning. Hopefully, there’s more sweetness than […]

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    - Jasmin
    Volunteer Week

    Yamid Enrique Grey Sandoval—Columbia—Intermediate 1[Harvest Manitoba] In the world there should be more helping hands than supporting wars where the only beneficiaries are people seeking power no matter how many children grow up without parents. Thank you HEARTLAND for supporting initiatives that contribute to finding the true richness of our hearts. Betty Babasola—Nigeria—Advanced 2/3[Harvest Manitoba] It […]

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    - Jasmin
    Spring Spruce Up + St. Boniface Museum

    Peter Nguyen—Vietnam—(Entry) Two weeks ago, our school hosted an extracurricular event titled “Volunteer Street Cleanup”. The morning was picturesque with a gentle yet invigorating breeze, and I found genuine joy in participating. Amidst the task of collecting litter alongside a fellow female volunteer, we narrowly averted a potentially hazardous situation. A hard hat plummeted from […]

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    - Jasmin
    Self-Studying English

    Hi everyone! One of the most frequently asked question I receive is about how to self-study English more effectively. The mission of this article is for you, the readers, to pick up some useful skills that could be implemented right away. But first of all, let’s go through some basic information. Acquiring a language can […]

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    - Jasmin
    Karaoke Party (April 19)

    Cristina Arango de Sanchéz—Venezuela—(Former Student) Every week, the students look forward to knowing which will be the activity on Friday. Friday’s activities are the perfect moment to spend time with friends, connect with each other, practice English, relax, enjoy and learn about Canadian culture (places, games, history). Last Friday, the activity was karaoke. At first, […]

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    - Jasmin
    Dodgeball (April 12, 2024)

    Caroline Campos—Brazil—(Entry) I’m suspicious about sports activities, I really love to practice sports. But playing dodgeball was better than I expected, I had never played before and it was amazing. Besides practicing the sport, we can meet new friends from other cultures and that was really amazing. Thirachot Nuntisak (Nin)—Thailand—(Advanced 1) It was Friday afternoon, after I […]

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    - Jasmin
    Introducing Scott Lao

    Hello everyone! It’s such an honour to be here! For this blog, I’d like to give a brief introduction about myself with the help of words, pictures, and videos! Name: Scott Lao Nationality: Canadian Ethnicity: Chinese-Vietnamese Career: English teacher for 10+ years Hobbies: Photography, cycling, and nunchucks Marital Status: Married with children Okay, my article […]

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    - Jasmin
    Heartland Student Concierge | November 8, 2022

    Find out what's happening in Winnipeg and at Heartland!

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    - Jasmin
    Erica’s Winnipeg Food Map

    Explore Erica's favourite restaurants and eateries in Winnipeg!

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