About Us

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Our Story

In the fall of 1993, we opened our first retail store in Glen Abbey, Oakville.  It was 700 sq. ft.  About 4 years after that, we opened another branch in Hamilton, expanded our Oakville location to almost 6000 sq. ft. and a few years later, opened our third location in St. Catharines, Ontario.  We ran our three locations for 10 to 15 years, but due to staffing issues, we closed our Hamilton and St. Catharines locations in 2009 and 2013 respectively.  Our Oakville location is still thriving and in fact, we are serving second generation of our customers.  Our customers have come to expect the best selection of Teaching Resources, Classroom Decorations, Educational Games, Puzzles, Workbooks, Flash Cards, Arts & Crafts supplies, Stationary, Building Toys, etc.and the fact majority of our customers have been with us for 5 years or more, we take great comfort in knowing that they still have confidence in us, when it comes to educational resources for their students or their own children.  We would welcome you to come and explore our store for all your educational needs.  In 2018 we celebrated our 25 years in business! 

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Who we are

- Our store is open to the public, not just to teachers. The store caters to parents and teachers alike!

- The store is over 6000 SQ feet with over 50,000 products in stock! We can show you how they work. 

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Membership Perks!

We have a teacher/parent discount plan, where with an annual membership, our customers enjoy 20% discount on most products! Further details can be obtained at the time of activating your membership! 

Our Team

Ali Shallwani

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Owner

Tania Li

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Senior Sales Rep

Sarah Shallwani

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Senior Sales Rep

Perry Li

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IT Help Desk

Kaiden Li

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Future Store CEO

Mikhail Li

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Chief Mischief Officer

Molly

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Customer Service Rep