he theme of the first-ever Global Careers Month launching in November 2022 is “Career Development Changes Everything.” In North America, people can participate on social media as “hashtag amplifiers.”
Career Development Changes Everything theme for first Global Careers Month
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Own your finances with CFEE’s new Finlit 101!
The Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE) has developed a new national program entitled “Finlit 101 x CFEE” – a resource that will help people take ownership of their finances and feel empowered about their financial choices – and have fun. Finlit 101 is for everyone but targets high school students.
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New resource guides for TOKW, November 2, 2022
Three new resource guides are now available for educators, workplaces and families for the annual Take Our Kids to Work (TOKW) day on Wednesday, November 2, 2022. While The Learning Partnership (TLP) is transitioning this annual event permanently to the Students Commission of Canada (SCC), the 2022 event will be presented jointly.
Revamped TWOKAM, Money Fair, and new “My Money My Future Challenge” – Cash Prizes!
The Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE) has adapted its “Talk with Our Kids About Money” (TWOKAM) program so that it can be used online by Elementary Cycle Two-Three teachers and parents as an online program targeting Elementary Cycle Three and Secondary Cycle One students. As well, CFEE has launched a new online initiative for […]
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November is Canada Career Month – Online!
November is Canada Career Month. COVID-19, however, has forced the cancellation of career fairs and events within schools and in the community for perhaps the whole of the 2020-2021 academic year. Learn how events across Canada have been adapted to take place online. Share with colleagues how your schools have had to adapt for 2020-2021.
November 2020 Marks the 10th Anniversary of Financial Literacy Month
On November 19, students may join the free webinar, “It’s Your Money, Make it Count.” Financial Literacy Month provides opportunities for teachers and students to explore current resources that are easily manageable and fun. The Canadian Foundation for Economic Education (CFEE), the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC), and the Canadian Bankers Association have partnered […]
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Who’s Who in the GOAL Network: Nancy Battet
Nancy Battet is a Pedagogical Consultant with the Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) where she oversees the Community Partnerships, GOAL (Guidance-Oriented Approach to Learning), Entrepreneurship and ACGC (Academic and Career Guidance Content) dossiers.
November is Career Month!
November is the month to focus on careers! The Canadian Council for Career Development’s theme for “Canada Career Month 2018” is “I know I can, because…” The Let’s Talk Science theme is “What do you want to be when you grow up?” As well, for November Let’s Talk Science has teamed up with the online career and […]
What's New in ACGC
The ACGCs have been fully implemented across the province at all levels since 2021-22.
Learning Situations (LS) are now available for almost all of the ACGCs. Most recently, Entering the workforce...a new reality, Secondary Cycle Two (Personal perceptions and the reality of the world of work) was posted on the LEARN site under Teaching and Learning Tools.
For those unfamiliar with the ACGC, a video in English is now available on the MEQ YouTube page, entitled, Introduction to Academic and Career Guidance Content (ACGC).
Take advantage of the many resources in English now available on the Ministry’s Vibe platform and on the LEARN site (ACGC Elementary, Secondary Cycle One, Secondary Cycle Two).
The “Continuum with Links" is a new tool to help you quickly access all content items and their corresponding expected student learning outcomes, as well as LSs, summary sheets and record-keeping tools.
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“When I talk with teachers about GOAL, they often respond: ‘I’ve heard the word but don’t know what it stands for.’ When I explain it, they say: ‘Okay, that makes sense.’” - Rosemary Hill, Teacher
Beaconsfield High School
- Rosemary Hill, Teacher
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