"In youth we learn; in age we understand."
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
Posted on: June 22, 2012

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Hip Hop STEMposium: Why Are We Talking About Hip Hop and Education?

  The classroom has long been the exclusive domain of the traditional teacher. Educators, in this traditional sense, have been cast as human repositories of all essential knowledge: as sole experts in the classroom. Outdated teaching methods have been inherited, recycled and modeled by mentor teachers passing this model on to candidates about to...

Posted by successbl on March 28, 2015 at 12:21 pmRead More

Today’s Future Sound and SBL

  On Wednesday, March 25, as a partner with the TDSB and the Hip Hop STEMposium, we were afforded the opportunity to host Elliot Gann and his team from Today’s Future Sound from Oakland, California who ran a 2 hour beat-making workshop with us.   Over the years we have worked with countless facilitators, but few...

Posted by successBL on March 27, 2015 at 6:58 pmRead More

Student Profile – Mohamed Ibrahim

  Mohamed Ibrahim is an African Canadian Somali who moved to Toronto about a year and half ago from Calgary to the North west end of the city’s own Jane – Finch. This was where he crossed paths with the Success beyond Limits family through a friend of his who was already an SBL member; invited Mohamed...

Posted by successBL on March 26, 2015 at 4:12 pmRead More

Snow Boarding and Skiing

  SBL students and staff got a chance to go snow boarding and skiing in our own city at Earl Bales. This was a first time for many and a second run for some. Those that fell quickly got back up in order to be ready for the bigger hill to come. After the...

Posted by successBL on March 18, 2015 at 6:59 pmRead More

MNFSTO DJ SK8 Night with Kid Capri

  After an incredible night at the 1LOVETO DJ Skate Night at Harbourfront in December, we had an incredible time with a bus full of students.  We thought that it was a one-time event.  Through some online research, some of our mentors found out that Manifesto was doing another DJ Skate Night (featuring DJ Kid Capri)...

Posted by successBL on March 11, 2015 at 2:52 pmRead More

2 SBL Youth Get Accepted Into The Remix Project 12.0

  Success Beyond Limits acknowledges the wealth of the various talents in the Jane and Finch community, as many of our participants in the summer program become leaders in their own right. The Remix Project is dedicated to bringing out the business mind in young artists as part of their mission is to teach...

Posted by successBL on at 11:38 amRead More