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Show entries from: February 2012 returned 132 result(s).

Open Mic event!

Published: 2/7/2012 5:28:00 PM - Author: none
People for Education is hosting the first Open Mic event!

Reminder: A look into the world of Accupuncture and Natural Medicine

Published: 2/7/2012 12:04:00 AM - Author: OBEP
Students of Sir Allan MacNab Secondary School will get the chance to talk with Scarlett Antaloczy about natural medicine uses; the natural approach to healing and a range of therapies such as the use of herbs, botanicals, homeopathics, meditation, naturop...

Reminder: SHSM Week Fbruary 13-17, 2012

Published: 2/6/2012 12:01:00 AM - Author: OBEP
SHSM Week February 13-17, 2012 North Bay, Ontario Download The First SHSM Week will take place in North Bay, February 13-17, 2012. This event is in partnership with the P2P Program, 5 local school boards, The Labour Market Group and a variety of Employers...

Pearson Tackles Workforce Readiness

Published: 2/3/2012 2:25:00 PM - Author: none
'Two companies are teaming up to deliver market research about job prospects and the curriculum that's needed to teach the required skill sets outlined in that research. Education company Pearson Learning Solutions has partnered with Monster Government Solutions, a division of Monster Worldwide...'

Yellow Media to close Canpages division

Published: 2/2/2012 7:20:00 PM - Author: none
'Less than two years after spending $225-million buy its telephone directory maker rival Canpages Inc., Yellow Media Inc. (YLO-T0.18----%) has told employees that it will close the division as it battles shrinking advertising revenues...'

How to Make Creative, Collaborative Spaces

Published: 2/2/2012 7:19:00 PM - Author: none
'There are concrete steps individuals and businesses can take to make their offices into creative and collaborative spaces, say the directors of the design school at Stanford University. ..'

The Value of Teachers

Published: 2/2/2012 7:18:00 PM - Author: none
'Suppose your child is about to enter the fourth grade and has been assigned to an excellent teacher. Then the teacher decides to quit. What should you do?

The correct answer? Panic!

Well, not exactly. But a landmark new research paper underscores that the difference between a strong teacher and a weak teacher lasts a lifetime...'

Marwood Metal Recognized as Employer Champion

Published: 2/2/2012 7:12:00 PM - Author: none
'Marwood Metal Fabrication Limited has been awarded an Employer Champion Award for their commitment to providing experiential learning opportunities to Ontario’s high school students.

The Employer Champion Award is a quarterly and regional awards program that celebrates employers who are committed to providing work experience opportunities to high school students and is organized and supported by the Provincial Partnership Council (PPC)...'

Wellington Terrace honoured for programs for co-op high school students

Published: 2/2/2012 7:03:00 PM - Author: none
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Over 100 people gathered at Wellington Terrace Long Term Care facility here to celebrate the seniors’ home being recognized for helping students gain hands-on learning opportunities for their careers.

The Terrace received an Employer Champion award for providing high school students with valuable work experience. The long-term care facility offers a variety of placements, including facility maintenance, recreation therapy, nursing and more.

The idea behind the co-op program is to create opportunities for students to gain the skills and experience they need for the jobs of tomorrow...'

Liberals want more medical procedures done in clinics instead of hospitals

Published: 2/2/2012 6:59:00 PM - Author: none
'TORONTO - Ontario's Liberal government wants more routine medical procedures performed in not-for-profit clinics instead of in more expensive hospitals, Health Minister Deb Matthews announced Monday.

It would be more cost effective and result in better patient outcomes if some procedures were done in a non-hospital setting, Matthews said in a speech to the Toronto Board of Trade...'
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