Sunday, January 24, 2021

In The Schools

The CWB Welding Foundation, Bruce Power, Bluewater District School Board (BWDSB), Bruce-Grey Catholic District School Board (BGCDSB) and UA Canada are announcing an innovative partnership to help local youth access apprenticeships and careers. This collaboration will enhance welding education for secondary school students, forge pathways to good jobs in the welding trade, and develop the skilled welders required to fulfill Bruce Power’s future workforce needs. In this year alone, the project will benefit more than 650 students from the seven...
Helen Solmes The staff at Georgian Bay Community School (GBCS) could not let as important a milestone as graduation go uncelebrated. It took some ingenuity and special planning but GBCS Grade 8 and Grade 12 students did indeed have a graduation ceremony, of sorts.On Thursday, October 22, students who completed their Grade 8 studies despite the March-June COVID-19 lockdown were invited to receive their diplomas during a drive-thru graduation ceremony. The grads arrived one at a time, by vehicle, with...

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