Category Archives for "School news"

Apr 15

Central Senior School’s Students As Researchers Team Selected for Provincial Conference

Elementary to Secondary School Transition , School news

The Students as Researchers (StAR) Team from Central Senior (@CentralSenior) was selected by the Ministry of Education to share their findings in the provincial StAR Conference on April 16, 2015. The Students as Researchers Conference is a response to students’ suggestions about the importance of learning life skills like research and critical thinking. The conference […]

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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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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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Nov 18

Jamie McMillan Inspires Students, Parents and Staff

apprenticeship , Elementary to Secondary School Transition , Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news , Secondary to Postsecondary Transitions , Specialist High Skills Major

The founder of J♀urneyman, Jamie McMillan, has spoken this fall to elementary and secondary school audiences throughout TLDSB about career opportunities in the trades.  J♀urneyman is a national program that promotes, supports and mentors women in the skilled construction trades. Thank You Message to TLDSB from Jamie McMillan For more information on Ms McMillan and her organization, […]

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Nov 04

Gold Star Students Help With the Ribbon Cutting at BGCKL

Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program , School news , Uncategorized

On November 3, 2014, students from Lindsay Collegiate and Vocational Institute’s Gold Star program, led by Richard Lucas participated in the ribbon cutting ceremony at BGCKL and to recognise the kind donations of the Lindsay Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund and BMO. Over the past two years the Lindsay Legacy C.H.E.S.T. Fund and BMO have  given  a huge […]

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