Program Schedule / FAQ
Please see the list below of scheduled Parents as Career Coaches programs.
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MIDDLE/JUNIOR HIGH SESSIONS
| Bayview Community School
||Monday, April 24, 2017||6:30 - 8:40||Bayview Community School|
SENIOR HIGH SESSIONS
Please Note: Senior High sessions are 2 evenings in duration
|Sir John A MacDonald||Wednesday, May 10 & Thursday, May 11, 2017||6:30 - 8:30 Please Note: End time for session#2 is 8:40||Sir John A MacDonald|
|C P Allen High
(PLEASE NOTE; this session will be held at Bedford Hammonds Plains Community Centre)
|Monday, May 15 & Tuesday, May 16, 2017||6:30 - 8:30 Please Note: End time for Session #2 is 8:40||Bedford Hammonds Plains Community Centre|
|East Antigonish Education Centre||Wednesday, May 17 & Thursday, May 18, 2017||6:30 - 8:30 Please Note: End time for session #2 is 8:40||East Antigonish Education Centre|
Frequently Asked Questions
How long is the Senior High program?
Each program is made up of two separate, nightly sessions, as noted above. Each session is about 2 hours long. A mid-session break is provided.
How long is the Junior High program?
Each program is made up of one nightly session, as noted above. The session is about 2 hours long. A mid-session break is provided.
Do I bring my child(ren) with me?
No. The Parents as Career Coaches Program is for parents/guardians only.
Is there a cost?
No. The Parents as Career Coaches Program is provided free of charge to parents/guardians.
Do I need to bring anything with me?
No. A pen or pencil will do the trick.
What will I learn in the Junior High School session?
The session will help you begin to explore your child's interests, skills & personal qualities, which will help them eventually make career decisions. It also provides you and your child with the tools and resources to begin to research numerous career options. The important knowledge and information you gain from the program, will make it easier to help your child to select appropriate courses at the High School level.
What will I learn in the individual High School sessions?
Session 1: Uncovering Your Kid’s Gifts
Helps parents develop techniques and understand the critical role they play in assisting their child to realize their interests and unique talents. The session also explores what employers consider to be critical skills, qualities and attitudes required in today’s and tomorrow’s labour market.
Session 2: Becoming your Kid’s Talent Scout
Shows parents how to research and explore career options that suit their child’s interests and skills. It introduces parents to useful print and website career resources, and shows them how labour market information, networking, information interviews and volunteering gives their children the reliable information and experiences they need to make informed career decisions.