Wednessday, Aug. 26 2015

WELCOME BACK!!!

First day of school:  Thursday, September 3rd

First Bell is:  8:55 am

 

PARENTS AS CAREER COACHES

Parents want their children to find happiness and success in life. One factor which influences happiness and success is career choice. Parents as Career Coaches emphasizes the importance of helping your children discover what their passions/interests are. It will assist your children to identify occupations which might help them pursue their passions. Parents as Career Coaches also encourages parents and their children to consider the many practical factors that will impact career decisions, including, for example, skills, the labour market, and education and training opportunities.

Parents as Career Coaches provides you with

 

  • Information about what the career journey looks like, to help you deal with the many twists and turns that can occur.
  • course selection information.
  • details of what employers are looking for in this new world of work to identify the skills and personal qualities students need to develop to be competitive in the work force.
  • information on where to find details on specific jobs, qualifications, opportunities, training, and financing.
  • a parent guide designed to help you work with your children throughout their career journey.
  • a student workbook, which provides your daughter or son with information and activities to:
    • Identify interests and skills
    • Research occupations

Date: Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015

Time: 6:30pm to 9:00 pm

Location: Gaetz Brook Junior High School

You can register for an upcoming session at www.parentsascareercoaches.ca If you do not have internet access or do not wish to register on the website, please contact the Guidance office to add your name to the session list.

 

Our school is looking for a used stove that is still in good working condition.  If you have one that you would like to donate, please give us a call!!  (902)827-4666 - Thank you!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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