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Apr 15

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

| Elementary to Secondary School Transition

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

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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Nov 21

Electives Program Helps Students Make Decisions About Their Future

| Elementary to Secondary School Transition

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

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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