Learning Consultant: English as an Additional Language and Career Development
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students with the essential skills and competencies they need to
achieve their potential in all aspects of life is where my passion
lies. Helping students become more aware of themselves, their interests
and what drives them enables them to make wise career choices that will
ultimately shape their futures. My specialty areas are: Career
Development, English as an Additional Language, Differentiated Instruction, Backward Planning (UbD),
Practical Applied Arts, and Curriculum/Resource Support.
Career Counsellor Team 2015 - 2016
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a smooth transition from school to work or school to post-secondary
studies is crucial for students. Providing authentic learning tasks and
preparing them for what lies ahead relieves much stress and allows them
to experience success. Connecting students to ‘experts’ through such
programs as job shadowing and CWE makes learning fun, engaging and
A career counselor is available
in each of our high schools to help students in such areas as
scholarship applications, post-secondary requirements, credit checks,
portfolio development, job shadowing, career testing, and individual
Career Development Goals
Education aims to assist students in developing essential and
transferable skills while deepening their understanding of ‘self’. It
enables them to make informative choices as they construct their work
and life career, while celebrating their learning in a safe, supportive
and caring environment. Career Education is cross-curricular and
encompasses all grade levels.
partnerships with business, post-secondary education, industry and
community based organizations allows our students to make connections
with the ‘real world’ and benefit from ‘experts’ in the field. Students
build deeper understanding through positive role modeling, an
exploration of local occupations and an awareness of today’s job market.