GLC2O (Career Studies)
Welcome to GLC2O! I am happy that you’ve chosen to take this class. The Course Outline is below the Course Description. Please refer to that for all details to the class before the start of classes and during the semester. Following that, you can see the daily updates for each class down below. If you’ve missed a class, check the date and there will be resources (if any) posted there.
This course gives students the opportunity to develop the skills, knowledge, and habits that will support them in their education and career/life planning. Students will learn about global work trends, and seek opportunities within the school and community to expand and strengthen their transferable skills and their ability to adapt to the changing world of work. On the basis of exploration, reflective practice, and decision-making processes, students will make connections between their skills, interests, and values and their postsecondary options, whether in apprenticeship training, college, community living, university, or the workplace. They will set goals and create a plan for their first postsecondary year. As part of their preparation for the future, they will learn about personal financial management – including the variety of saving and borrowing tools available to them and how to use them to their advantage – and develop a budget for their first year after secondary school.