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Specialized Co-Op, Re-Engagement Program
Specialized Co-Op Re-Engagement is a unique opportunity for students to earn credits toward their high school diploma that allows students to earn 3 high school credits in a semester.
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics-Related Opportunity
STEM activities are opportunities for students to engage in learning in a manner that is practical, applicable, reflective, and participatory relating to science, technology, engineering, and math.
Take Your Kid to Work
Take Your Kid to Work allows students to experience life within a workplace.
Specialist High Skills Major(s)
The Specialist High Skills Majors (SHSM) program offers students the opportunity to explore a specific community, or economic and/or industrial sector in preparation for post-secondary destinations.
Skills activities, including competitions, skill fairs, or skill workshops, offer another engaging way for students to learn, reflect, and collaborate in a practical and authentic manner.
Project or Project-Based Learning
Project Based Learning is a teaching method in which students gain knowledge and skills by working for an extended period of time to investigate and respond to an authentic and complex question.
Practicums are designed to provide students with practical work and learning experiences. They emphasize the importance of learning by doing and reflecting.
Longer Term or 1:1 Career/Life-Planning Related Opportunities
Job shadowing provides the opportunity to observe or “shadow” someone doing their job, often at their place of work, so they’re learning about the workplace as well.
Leadership or Peer Support Programs
Leadership or peer support programs are opportunities for students and others to provide support and develop leadership skills by helping other students.
A guest speaker/workshop can be effective in engaging students in a topic, offering students new perspectives, and providing an opportunity to learn in an engaging, reflective, and insightful fashion.
That's all for now :)
That's all for now :)