Category Archives for "Co-operative Education"

Apr 22

Pathways Advisory Meeting – Enhancing Community Partnerships

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Dual Credits , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

The Student Success Department was honoured today to have members of the community participate in a Pathways Community Advisory Committee meeting. The session was an excellent opportunity to share important information about the wide range of student opportunities that Trillium Lakelands District School Board offers students and how TLDSB could further enhance this programming through […]

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Dec 10

Graduate Helps Students Plan Their Pathways to Success

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Dual Credits , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

As a student, you might have a notion about what you would like to do for a career. However, have you thought carefully about how to reach that goal? Lindsay Collegiate and Vocational Institute graduate, Dylan Thomas, shared his personal education journey with about 60 grade 10 to 12 students on Dec. 9, 2014. He […]

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Jun 19

OYAP Completion and Next Steps Celebration

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Dual Credits , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , School news , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

Congratulations to all of our Accelerated OYAP students who attended the Completion and Next Steps Celebration with their families last night at Deer Creek Banquet Facility. David Tsubouchi, the Registrar and CEO of the Ontario College of Trades, energized the guests with his keynote address. Many of the students are continuing on with their apprenticeships […]

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Apr 10

Hands-On Activities at Future Building 2014

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions

On Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 25 students from I.E. Weldon Secondary School and Lindsay Collegiate and Vocational Institute participated in Future Building 2014 in Burlington. Future Building is an interactive exhibition that provides young career seekers with the opportunity to experience hands-on activities in all areas of the construction sector. In addition, the exhibition showcase […]

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Mar 25

VIDEO: Specialist High Skills Major Program

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

Going from elementary school to secondary school is an exciting time! You will experience new routines, new roles, new relationships and mentors to assist you in preparing for your high schools experience. One of the programs in which you will have the opportunity to become involved is the Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) program. This […]

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Feb 03

Summer Employment Opportunities

apprenticeship , Co-operative Education , Entrepreneurship , School news , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions

What are the Ontario Public Service – Summer Employment Opportunities? Several thousand students are hired annually in a variety of summer student positions across the Ontario Public Service, its related agencies and community groups. Summer employment opportunities are full-time, temporary positions ranging from 7 – 16 weeks between May and Labour Day. The wage for […]

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Jan 31

Interested in a Night School Co-op Placement?

Co-operative Education , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news

Are you a high school student? Interested in earning a credit in the evening? If so, please contact your school’s Guidance Department to find out more information. Based upon interest, placements would tentatively begin on March 3, 2014 and end on June 20, 2014. Background: How do night school cooperative education programs benefit students?  Night […]

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