Category Archives for "Entrepreneurship"

May 02

TLDSB Students Attend the 26th Annual Ontario Technological Skills Competition

apprenticeship , Dual Credits , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , Postsecondary Education , School news , Specialist High Skills Major

Live Updates [View the story “TLDSB Competes at the 2015 Ontario Technological Skills Competition” on Storify] The Ontario Technological Skills Competition (OTSC) was held at RIM Park in Waterloo on Monday, May 4 (Elementary Technology Activity Day) and Tuesday,  May 5. Featuring 67 skilled trades and technologies contests, and 2,000 competitors from high schools and colleges […]

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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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Apr 15

Over 300 TLDSB Students Experience Skilled Trades at Exhibition Place

apprenticeship , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news

More than 10,000 high school students from across Ontario attended Future Building 2015 in Toronto on April 14th and 15th to learn about the high-tech construction sector. Over 300 students, from the following schools, attended from Trillium Lakelands District School Board: Bobcaygeon Public School Fenelon Falls Secondary School Fenelon Township Public School JD Hodgson Elementary School Lady MacKenzie […]

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Dec 10

Construction and Design at Riverside P.S.

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , School news

The grade 7s and 8s at Riverside Public School, under the leadership of Ms. Pellerin and Mr. Pitts have been working on a shop class project entitled “Rustic Signs.” This construction & design project has been a hands-on, cross-curricular learning opportunity for the intermediate students at the school. It allows for differentiated teaching to the […]

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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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Nov 21

Electives Program Helps Students Make Decisions About Their Future

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , School news

Grade 7 and 8 students at Rolling Hills PS have been participating in a specialized electives program this school year. The extensive range of learning opportunities include: mountain biking, science, cooking, history, drama, photography, The Great Outdoors, woodworking, and music. Using student voice, new electives are being considered and existing opportunities are continually being revised. This hands-on […]

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Jul 08

TLDSB Students Explore Trades at the Summer “Skills Work!®” Camp

apprenticeship , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Entrepreneurship , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news

An energetic group of grade 7 and 8 students is exploring careers in skilled trades and technologies at this week’s “Skills Work!®” Camp. The summer day camp, which includes students from Central Senior School, Dunsford District Elementary School, and Rolling Hills Public School, is located at the McCrae Campus of Fleming College in Peterborough. Throughout […]

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