I’m going to start here: teachers, guidance counsellors, coaches – YOU. ARE. AMAZING.
You do incredible work. You devote so much time and energy to your students and you do not nearly get the praise you deserve. It’s a tough gig. And you’re awesome.
Unless you’ve been a tech teacher, chances are that university is the post-secondary path you know best. Many educators worry about effectively supporting college-, apprenticeship- or workplace-bound students. And let’s not get started on the parents who insist their children should be in academic level courses and heading for university, no matter what. You don’t have to go it alone.
Career Consultation – $115 (includes applicable taxes)
Do you need to talk out a student’s career or education situation? Not sure how to manage parent expectations? This 60-minute block of time should provide some clarity.
Future Directions – Intro to Career Exploration – $45
Studies have shown that by the end of Grade 8, students have already made sweeping decisions that will affect their career opportunities in the future. This 40-minute interactive online presentation will help students in Grades 7 to 12 think more strategically about their career futures. We’ll take a look at how to tie favourite classes, interests and abilities to meaningful work, how to get out of the job title trap, and how to develop a positive mindset that will encourage lifelong career satisfaction. The presentation comes with a downloadable guide for further exploration and activities.