Below are resources to assist parents in supporting their son/daughter's transition from high school to post-secondary school or work.  If you have any questions or need further support, please contact the Career Programs Office (604-668-6000 ext 3766).

 

ACE IT Parent video

 

 

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/High%20Five%20Messages%20to%20Promote%20the%20Career%20Development%20Process.pdf

High Five Messages

Developed by several Canadian career educators, this "High Five" career development model is recognized around the world.

http://www.workbc.ca/Job-Seekers/Skills-and-Training/B-C-%E2%80%99s-Skills-for-Jobs-Blueprint.aspx

BC’s Skills for Jobs Blueprint

A document to support a seamless transition from high school to post-secondary education to the work force.

http://sd38careercentre.weebly.com/

Career Centre News - SD38

Get info on post-sec education and career opportunities, plus scholarship and international experience news.

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/Career%20Development%20Resource%20for%20Parents.pdf

Career Development Resource for Parents

A resource supported by the Canada Career Information Partnership to help parents explore the role of career coach and ally.

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/Resources%20for%20Parents%20-%20Career%20Coaching.pdf

Career Resources for Parents

Contains several websites and resources for parents to support your child's career development at any age.

http://www.careersintrades.ca/

Careers In Trades

Discover the facts about a career in the skilled trades and how an apprenticeship can help you earn while you learn.

http://discoverskillsbc.ca/parents/

Discover Skills BC - Parent Resources

Wondering if a career in trades or technologies is right for your son or daughter? Explore links and videos on this site to explore the options.

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/Grad%20Planner%202015-2016%20-%20BC%20Ministry%20of%20Ed_0.pdf

Grad Planner 2015-16 - BC Ministry of Ed.

Learn about educational requirements and choices available and choose the path that best fits for the graduation years.

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/Inspirational%20Quotes%20to%20Share%20with%20your%20Child.pdf

Inspirational Quotes

You may want to share some of these quotes to inspire your child as they explore their own goals for the future.

http://careerprograms.sd38.bc.ca/sites/careerprograms/files/Guide_Funding_Higher_Education.pdf

Parents Guide to Funding Higher Education

85% of Canadian students will graduate from higher education with an average of $27,000 of debt.  This article offers some solutions to parents.

http://cfseu.bc.ca/en/files/UnderstandingYouthAndGangs.pdf

Understanding Youth and Gangs Resource for Parents

A BC resource to help parents recognize the signs of gang involvement and how to help get their kids back on a positive path.