Planning Teachers: This section currently only has a few resources for your classroom use. There are many more to come. If you have any you wish to share, please forward to Terri Lockhart and she will add your "Best Practice" to this site. These resources will be categorized over time; feedback is welcome.
This link offers plenty of websites for teachers to incorporate into their classsroom for student activities/projects.
Learn about careers available in the skilled trades and how the apprenticeship system works in BC.
Lessons that utilize the BC gov't app "Build a Career" app. Explore labour market, employment sectors etc.
Gr. 10-12 Career and Life Management lessons for teaching sexual health - various topics covered.
Students investigate career options, research post-secondary opportunities and make plans for their future.
Watch videos of “real people” in their jobs. Match careers with your skills and find jobs in BC.
A comprehensive Planning 10 module to explore life in the trades. Five lesson plans provided.
Lessons designed by the Centre for Addictions. Six 1-hour lessons teaching students about the impact of drug-impaired driving.
This is a web link to the Employability Skills 2000+ - a little prettier version of this document!
A one-pager that lists the Conference Board of Canada's Employability Skills 2000+.
A unit from Ireland that may be helpful in teaching employability skills to students.
Free lesson plans, in-class activities, games to engage students, and more to empower educators, enable student learning, and support financial literacy.
Cllick "launch the city" to register your class and/or print pdf modules to use this game for financial planning.
Financial planning resources for those going to work, saving for school, or for payment on a large item.
This updated student resource is for all educators of career education (Planning/WEX/SSA/GT etc).
A Holland Code personality test to take on-line. Matches personality type with career interests.
A second test for the Holland Code. A test that matches personality type with career interests.
Over 300 pages profiling careers that support the mining trades. You'll be surprised at the list!
Activities and worksheets to explore the vast and varied careers in the BC mining trades.
"6 Secrets a Nutrition Label Can Tell You" breaks down label by section. Free poster download.
A student workbook with case studies, videos and resource access. Find full toolkit at http://www.taxdetective.ca/teacher_toolkit.html
This 2004 set of WorkSafe BC lessons, is very comprehensive, covering a wide variety of relevant topics for new workers.
A multitude of new and updated curriculum material; access to free guest speakers, video contest, etc.