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Oct 17, 2018
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Grades 9 - 12

Learn how to promote mistakes from Carol Dweck and Jo Boaler; watch teachers use this practice in action; and download activity ideas to try in your classroom
https://www.mindsetkit.org/topics/celebrate-mistakes


Learn to Earn: Skills, Inequality and Well-Being
http://oecdinsights.org/2016/03/01/learn-to-earn-skills-inequality-and-well-being/.


Labour Market Occupational Forecasts 2017-2023 presents summary findings from Manitoba's custom projection and the overall outlook for Manitoba's labour market based on a number of indicators. Information on the expected number of future job openings as well as labour demand and supply by occupational group is available in this summary
http://www.gov.mb.ca/jec/lmi/pdfs/occupational-forecasts-2017-2023.pdf



Computing Disciplines:
A quick guide for prospective students and career advisors is a guide for high school teachers, counsellors and post-secondary career advisors. Developed in partnership with Mount Royal University, this guide helps students to understand the distinct disciplines within the computing field, and related career paths that best suit their interests and abilities.

You can download this guide for free at ceric.ca/computing. Also, CERIC is hosting a free webinar on Computing Careers Explained! How Our New Guide Can Help You Advise Students on May 22, 2018 with Dr Janet Miller, Randy Connolly and Dr Faith-Michael Uzoka, the authors of the guide. All registrants will receive a recording of the webinar, so register even if you can't attend


Top 25 Canada's Best 25 Jobs 2017


Transferable Skills
Transferrable Skills Identification Worksheet


Workplace Readiness Skills


Want a CPA school workshop?  These workshops teach students basic concepts and skills through interactive activities and case studies.  The CPA provides a CPA volunteer to lead the session with a prepared presentation, activities, handouts and worksheets.  More info…
https://www.cpacanada.ca/en/the-cpa-profession/financial-literacy/financial-literacy-education/request-a-session-in-your-community/school-workshops
Grades 10/11  "Budgeting & Saving", "Credit Cards & Debt", "Earning Income", "Goal Setting"   


Explore careers by SKILLS & Knowledge
https://www.jobbank.gc.ca/report_skillknowledge-eng.do


Grades 9-12  Let's Talk Energy!  Educational resources and kits
https://energy.techno-science.ca/en/resources/edukits.php


Grades 9-12
https://www.southernhealth.ca/join-our-team/why-work-here/studentnew-graduates/


How To Earn Money (ELA) - introduce students to many new career ideas and help them expand their career dreams. They can also connect their skills to jobs they can do now and in the future http://www.makeitcountonline.ca/msc/instructors/pdf/MSC-Teacher-Guide_en/Earning_Money.pdf


Grade 8-10 Physical Science project: How to Make Salt Water Drinkable:
https://www.education.com/science-fair/article/making-salt-water-drinkable/


Intro to Lean 101
Intro to Lean 101 - Discovery


Career Profiles

http://www.umanitoba.ca/student/careerservices/careerplan/occupations/index.html
https://alis.alberta.ca/tools-and-resources/videos/



The Hour of Code is a global movement reaching tens of millions of students in 180+ countries. Anyone, anywhere can organize an Hour of Code event. One-hour tutorials are available in over 45 languages. No experience needed.  Ages 4 to 104. https://hourofcode.com/ca


Empowering Grade 7-9 Students to Make Smart, Lifelong Financial Choices

Through the newly updated Dollars With Sense program, Grade 7-9 students get the vital tools they need to make smart financial decisions, live debt-free and become savvy investors. Students learn personal money management skills that they can apply to their lives ... beginning now.
http://jacanada.org/program/dollars-sense


Boundary Trails Health Centre Volunteer Opportunities

https://www.southernhealth.ca/join-our-team/career-development/


St. Boniface Volunteer Opportunities

If you are closer to Winnipeg than any other health facility, or you have a student who is looking at volunteering or doing a job shadow for a day, consider St. Boniface Hospital http://www.sbgh.mb.ca/searchresults.html?q=volunteer


In Economics for Success, Grade 8-10 students take a closer look at the advantages of staying in school, as well as learn what's needed to succeed in today's workforce.
http://jacanada.org/program/economics-success


Do you have a student that has an entrepreneurial mind?  Community Futures offers youth micro loan programs for ages 15-24 who are interested in starting their own business!
https://cfmanitoba.ca/triple-r-services/triple-r-youth-micro-loan-program
There is also an opportunity to invite the business analyst into your classroom.


A resource for Career Development & Science teachers and students to explore a vast array of STEM careers "Curio City Where Science Matters" http://explorecuriocity.org

Khan Academy
1.      Find standards-aligned content - Khan Academy offers K-14 content in math, science, history, economics and more.
2.      Make assignments – more than instructional videos & articles, offers thousands of interactive practice problems
3.      Track student progress – powerful reports show you student activity, gaps & progress
https://www.khanacademy.org/