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Back to School - For You!

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Aug 12, 2015 12:00:00 PM

School bells will soon be ringing, but they're not just for kids!

Education is not limited to a specific time in our lives. Opportunities for growth and education happen every day. With back to school just around the corner, many of us start to remember those first day jitters and the excitement that came with learning something new; why should that end with formal education? Personal enrichment can be found in many ways, and nothing is quite as satisfying as uncovering a new skill or interest. Metro is here to help you on your journey of lifelong discovery.

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Topics: languages, cooking, new year, new, adult continuing education, fall, edmonton, language, planning, food

Throwback Thursday - Metro Through the Years

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Jan 15, 2015 4:41:00 PM

As we start 2015, we thought it'd be a great time to look back on all that Metro has accomplished through the years!

If you've ever taken a class with us, you're a huge part of a dynamic Edmonton institution. We've been around since 1890, but we haven't always been the Metro you know and love in 2015. Throwback through the years with us, and maybe learn a little something new about the school that's educated so many Edmontonians!

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Topics: new year, epsb, adult continuing education, history, edmonton, english language

5 Ways to Make Your Resolution Rock with Metro

Posted by Adriana Amelio on Jan 5, 2015 10:46:00 AM

Welcome to 2015! Metro has some great new (and seasoned) classes coming this year, but which one(s) should you take?

Now is the time for resolutions – ones you can actually see through! According to these statistics, 24% of people polled fail at their resolutions every year they make one while 49% have infrequent success. You don’t have to be a part of that group! In fact, people who set a resolution, or resolutions, are 10x more likely to achieve their chosen goals than those who don’t explicitly set one. That’s huge! So how can you make sure you're part of the ~80% who achieve their resolution? We’ve got some ideas:

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Topics: for beginners, stress, new year, adult continuing education, winter, resolution, edmonton, planning