Guidance Page

Mrs. Trina Connors

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Career Planning

myBlueprint   

All students at Gander Collegiate have access to myBlueprint.  Students can log into their account at www.myBlueprint.ca.

  • click log in in the top right hand corner

  • enter your email address and password or click School Login to login with your school account (see your Career Development teacher or Mrs. Connors if you do not have access)

  • Click Log in

Key Features of myBlueprint

WHO AM I: Students can complete up to six assessments designed to support students in career decision making. 

GOALS: Students can work on S.M.A.R.T goals.

RESUME AND COVER LETTER: A simple, easy to use resume and cover letter builder.

HIGH SCHOOL:  Students can plan courses and track progress toward graduation.

Post Secondary

I have included links to all of the publically funded and privately owned post-secondary institiutions in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Memorial University of Newfoundland is a comprehensive university that offers degrees, diplomas and certificates through three distinct campuses in NL.

St. John's campus

Undergradute degree programs are available in the following areas:

     Business         Education        Engineering          Humanities and Social Science

     Kinetics          Music              Nursing                Science             Social Work

Grenfell campus

Undergraduate degree programs are available in the following areas:

     Arts and Social Science          Business          Fine Arts

     Science and the Environment                        Nursing

Marine Institute

MI offers diplomas, certificates and degrees in the following areas:

  • Technology (marine engineering, marine systems design, nautical science, naval architecture, marine environmental, ocean mapping and underwater vehicles)

  • Technician (remotely operated vehicles, bridge watch, fire rescue and marine diesal mechanics)

  • Maritime Studies (maritime management, safety management, engineering and applied science and health science)

College of the North Atlantic - CNA offers programs from 17 campuses as well as distributed learning options.  Programs are available in the following areas:

     Academics          Applied Arts          Business          Engineering          Health Sciences

     Industrial Trades                               Information Technology               Natural Resources

     Tourism

Private Colleges

 Academy Canada                    BAC Masonary College             Carpenters Millwrights College       

Central Training Academy       DieTrac Technical Institute      Gander Flight Training

   

Keyin College                            Operating Engineers College   Random Sound Paramedicine

          

Woodford Training Centre

 

Scholarships & Student Aid

Scholarships 2020 - 2021

This document  includes local, provincial and national scholarships and awards, arranged by application deadline. This is not an exhaustive list! Web addresses are included where applicable (or available).

 

Academic Enhancement

Gander Collegiate, through NLESD, offers a number of programs to assist students.  For example:         

Study Skills

Mental Health Resources

Cdli

CDLI  provides free access to course review materials in various courses, plus free, "live" online tutoring to students throughout the school year.

Tutoring for Tuition

& Work Experience

Tutoring for Tuition

High school students tutor other students from all grade levels

It is an an opportunity for students to earn a tuition voucher towards post-secondary education

 

​Tutoring for Tuition - Work Experience

Post-secondary students are hired to assist High school students who need extra tutoring
Tutors gain work experience for post-secondary students (in their hometown)
It is an opportunity to tutor high school students who are preparing for year-end exams
Payment in the form of a voucher and stipend

DELF

THe DELF (Diplome d'etudies en langue francais) is an internationally recognized diploma that certifies a student's level of proficiency in French as a Second Language.

Students at Gander Collegiate can register for the DELF through their French teacher.

University of Waterloo 

TheCentre for Education in Mathematics and Computing