Post-secondary educational expenses can add up quickly with student tuition fees and course materials. It was shocking to see the prices of textbooks in my first year, especially as you have to keep up with multiple required readings for each class. So how can you get the most for your money? Rather than blowing your… Continue reading Textbook tips for post secondary education
Every year at high school, university or college is a big milestone! Your child is probably excited, nervous, or a mix of both. As their parent, you want to ensure they have what they need to make the best of everything. Whether they’re away from home or commuting to class, here’s a list of student… Continue reading The ultimate Back-to-School guide for highschool, university and college students
Moving Out of Your Parents House- From a Student’s Perspective The time has finally come for you to move out of your childhood bedroom in your parents’ house and head to your first year of post-secondary education. You’re most likely feeling a mixture of anxious excitement about this step in your journey towards independence and… Continue reading Moving Away For School? Here is What You Need to Know
Rather than guessing how your skills, interests and personality can translate into a career, take a test. It sometimes can be overwhelming to pre-determine which role you may be best suited for, especially when on the hunt for a job or choosing courses to further your career path. More and more students, places of employment,… Continue reading Online tests to identify your skills and help choose courses
Applying to university and college can be confusing. How can you ensure admission to your school of choice? What school will fit your personality and goals best? How should you devise a course schedule – and for that matter – what courses should you select in the first place? Technically, your high school guidance counsellor… Continue reading The three best places to get guidance on your post-secondary journey
If you’re looking for an in-demand career that pays well, a skilled trade can be your ticket to a secure and rewarding future. The trades offer many awesome perks like good wages, transferable skills, and the chance to be your own boss. Being a trades professional also gives you opportunities to advance into leadership positions… Continue reading These trades jobs are gaining in popularity
It’s not your imagination: graduation is creeping closer and closer. And whether you can’t wait for the next big step in your life or wish that things would stay the same a little longer, you have some big decisions to make. College and university admission letters are starting to roll in. If you’re lucky enough… Continue reading Tips for choosing a post-secondary school
Throughout high school, teachers, guidance councillors and even parents emphasize the importance of post-secondary school.
If you’re heading to your first year of post-secondary education this fall, you may be wondering if you’re prepared to take on a new level of academic and personal responsibility. The good news is — you’re not alone.