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The GOAL Post print edition was launched with Vol.1 No.1 in Fall 2004, and became an online periodical with the Spring 2013 issue. Click a thumbnail or link to download a print issue.

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goal vol 9.3

The GOAL Post – Vol. 9 – No. 3, Spring 2013

Student Empowerment:

  • Priming young minds to create their own future
  • Empowered kids transform learning into action
  • Thorndale students put bullying on trial
  • E-mentors give students the straight goods on careers
  • Dawson’s GOAL-friendly lesson plans link learning to marketable skills
  • Fresh produce and a growing sense of place

GOALV0l.3 #1

The GOAL Post – Vol. 9 – No. 1, Fall 2012

Entrepreneurship Issue:

  • Entrepreneurial mindset creates student “doers”
  • Why this teacher believes in “leading by following”
  • How teachers benefit from entrepreneurial projects
  • Business projects put math into real-life contexts
  • Two great resources to get you started

GOAL Vol 9.2

GOAL Post – Vol. 9 – No. 2, Winter 2013

GOAL & the Curriculum:

  • Kids retain learning that has real-life relevance
  • Where GOAL fits in the QEP
  • How a Jonquière school opens doors and minds
  • Students who felt marginalized come into their own
  • The POP Index: too good not to share!
  • April 17 is “Talk with our Kids about Money Day”
GOAL Vol 8.2

GOAL Post – Vol. 8 – No. 2, Winter 2012

In this issue:

  • It takes a community to orient a child
  • She’s reaching for space, never mind the sky
  • Have focus, discipline and a Plan B, says former NHLer
  • Speakers share their passion and career advice
  • Marketing workshops support student entrepreneurship
GOAL Vol 8.3
GOAL Post – Vol. 8 – No. 3, Spring 2012

In this issue:

  • The power of hands-on learning within the community
  • BrainReach makes science accessible and cool
  • “Trades in Motion” invites young students to “come, see, do.”
  • RSB students give their reasons for staying in school
  • Eight ways to get GOAL into your classroom
  • Entrepreneurship training is planned for this fall

GOAL Vol 8.1

Goal Post – Vol. 8 – No. 1, Fall 2011

In this issue:

  • Life lessons taught by the Ant Man
  • She’s dynamic, she’s skilled and she’s hooked on GOAL.
  • Nine ways you can identify a GOAL school
  • Why Treats from the Terroir is as “GOAL” as it gets
  • What entrepreneurship means for GOAL
GOAL Vol 7.3

Goal Post – Vol.7-no 3, Spring 2011

In this issue :

  • Centennial’s Dragons’ Den gives students a lesson in life.
  • Check your assumptions at the door, says renowned educator.
  • Every kid needs hope and dreams.
GOAL Vol 7.2

Goal Post – Vol.7-no 2, Winter 2011

In this issue :

  • Symposium promises thought-provoking line-up of speakers.
  • New LES-trio is ready for testing.
  • A family career tree can validate students’ own strengths.
  • Live from the shop floor at Heritage­!
GOAL Vol 7.1

Goal Post – Vol. 7 – no. 1, Fall 2010

In this issue:

  • Integrative Project program helps students to connect the dots.
  • Lake of Two Mountains’ POWER students show their stuff.
  • Canadian student leaders gather at Pierrefonds Comprehensive.
GOAL Vol 6.2

Goal Post – Vol. 6 – no. 2, Spring 2010

In this issue:

  • Symposium maps out strategies for greater student engagement.
  • Six-board videoconference brings space travel into the classroom.
  • POP/Explo/Entrepreneurship update: The mentoring project that grew
GOAL Vol 6.1

Goal Post – Vol. 6-no 1, Winter 2010

In this issue:

  • “Dragons’ Den” challenge fires students’ imaginations.
  • POP/Explo update: A PDIG with a difference
  • “Commit to Get Fit” exercices real GOAL thinking
Goal Vol 5.2

Goal Post – Vol. 5 – no. 2, Spring 2009

In this issue:

  • A career fair by students for students
  • How Explo contributes to students’ self-discovery
  • The Incubator: teacher-friendly and no training required
GOAL Vol 5.1

Goal Post – Vol. 5-no 1, Winter 2009

In this Issue:

  • Bank tour puts a human face on essential skills
  • Access these new evaluation tools for POP and Explo teachers
  • Who’s who in the GOAL network
GOAL Vol 4.3

Goal Post – Vol.4-no 3, Fall 2008

In this Issue:

  • Students see math and science applied in their community
  • Watch for GOAL-related sessions at QPAT
  • Field test gives “Explo” the thumbs up
  • Who’s who in the GOAL Network
GOAL Vol 4.2

Goal Post – Vol. 4-no 2, Spring 2008

In this Issue:

  • Confessions of a POP teacher
  • New career vistas come out of the blue
  • GOAL and the new
  • math sequences
  • Your GOAL Networking Committee
GOAL Vol 4.1

Goal Post – Vol. 4-no 1, Winter 2008

In this Issue:

  • Students get serious about the Charter of Rights and Freedoms
  • POP update: Educators are students for a day
  • Entrepreneurship resources: yours for the asking
  • Your GOAL Networking Committee
GOAL Vol 3.3

Goal Post – Vol. 3-no 3, Fall 2007

In this Issue:

  • GOAL gives real-life context to learning
  • Pilot teachers have POP resources to share
  • You’re always welcome at the “Not-During-Class-Time Café”
  • Watch for “Prelude” and Academos
  • Your GOAL Networking Committee
GOAL Vol 3.2

Goal Post – Vol. 3-no 2, Spring 2007

In this Issue:

  • A pilot teacher’s take on the POP
  • They’re preparing for high school by exploring their dream careers.
  • “Tell us about lesser-known options!” says this student.
  • Your GOAL Networking Committee

GOAL Post – Vol. 3 – No. 1, Fall 2006

In this issue:

  • Are you ready for the POP?
  • Lower North Shore students make career connections
  • These winning projects combine entrepreneurship, GOAL and the QEP
  • A summer camp that means business!
  • Australian initiatives that parallel GOAL

The GOAL Post – Vol. 2 – No. 3, Summer 2006

In this Issue:

  • Bracelet-making plus math equals enthusiastic students
  • New Frontiers brings entrepreneurship into the classroom
  • Youth symposium draws students from four school boards
  • A Sept-Îles teacher and her students try something new
  • POP progress report

GOAL Post – Vol. 2 – No. 2, Winter 2006

In this issue:

  • Get ready for the Personal Orientation Project!
  • Going once,twice . . . gone! — How e-Bay
    contributes to cross-curricular learning
  • Student experience hotel management up-close and personalized
  • Take our Kids to Work takes off at SWLSB
  • Imagining life beyond school with The Real Game

The GOAL Post – Vol. 2 – No. 1, Fall 2005

In this Issue:

  • The Apprentice — Rosemount High School-style
  • Drummondville Elementary and “the business of learning”
  • Collaborating for the benefit of work-study students
  • Bring out the entrepreneur in your students!
  • Forum for Success 2006

The GOAL Post – Vol. 1 – No. 3, Summer 2005

In this Issue:

  • Building the GOAL momentum
  • “Weather Whys” has real-life answers
  • A “dynamic” in small business
  • Feeling young minds with vehicle design

The GOAL Post – Vol. 1 – No. 1, Fall 2004

In this Issue:

  • Why GOAL matters to students and educators
  • Developing a GOAL action plan
  • Ten tips for getting started
  • Economics and media literacy at La Presse

The GOAL Post – Vol. 1 – No. 2, Winter 2005

In this Issue:

  • Preparing students for life
  • How GOAL fulfils the mission to provide qualifications
  • Is GOAL part of your success plan?
  • They’re living the learning at Mary Gardner School