Spotlight: Online Courses (2018-2019) The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is offering some great online courses this year! All of the courses listed below are now being offered as part of our continuous intake model, which means that you can start anytime! The following courses are being offered online at all AAEC locations starting October 19, 2018: English (Grade 12 College) This course emphasizes the consolidation of literacy, communication, and critical and creative thinking skills necessary for success in academic and daily life Students will analyse a variety of informational and graphic texts, as well as literary texts from [...]
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Block 1 Exams Exams for all AAEC Block 1 courses will take place on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Exams will start during period 1. If you have any questions regarding your exam schedule, please contact your teacher for details. Block 2 Block 2 courses will start on Friday, October 19, 2018.
Professional Development – Friday, October 26, 2018 School of Alternate Education Time: 9:30am - 2:30pm Location: Lindsay AAEC “The Fundamentals of Math: A Teacher’s Guide” 9:30 am - Introduction to Focussing on the Fundamentals of Math 10:30 am - Fundamentals of Math across the curriculum (Grade 9 course focus) 11:30 am - Assessment and Evaluation - practices to support student thinking and learning 12:30 pm - Lunch 1:10 pm - School Improvement Planning for Student Achievement and Well Being: What changes need to be made to our school improvement plan to reflect the Fundamentals of Math? Other school SIPSA [...]
Every October Children’s Aid Societies across the province raise awareness about the rights of children and youth to safety and well-being, and the responsibility of adults and community services to help children, youth, and families who need support. On Ontario Dress Purple Day we join together with our key partners, Boards of Education, schools, and child care centres and homes, to share this positive message that help is available and to celebrate the community that cares for kids and families. This year Ontario Dress Purple Day will take place on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. To support Ontario Dress Purple Day [...]
The Bracebridge Adult & Alternate Education Centre is hosting a business course for beginners! Register for the Information Communication Technology: The Digital Environment (BTA3O) course at the Bracebridge AAEC in our Day School program. The following topics will be covered in the course: Google Chrome Emailing Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher File Management Cyber Security Website Navigation and Creation Social Media Plus much more! Key dates and information: October 19 to December 3, 2018 Monday to Friday $25 Registration Fee for the course Come with little or no computer experience and we'll help you improve your skills. Register at 57 Armstrong [...]
Happy Thanksgiving to all AAEC staff and students! May everyone have a safe and happy holiday. A reminder that there are no classes, Monday October 8, 2018. Classes will resume, Tuesday, October 9, 2018.
The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is looking forward to supporting all high school students across the Trillium Lakelands District School Board who would like to take part in experiential learning through the Night School Coop Program. The Night School Co-op Program will be running for the first semester from October 1, 2018 to January 30, 2019. Key dates and information: Wednesday September 26, 2018 - last day to register for Night School Coop. The registration form must be submitted to the Lindsay AAEC. Registration form must be fully completed. Students and parents (if under 18) are to sign the registration form. Students must be finished their Grade [...]
The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is proudly supporting The Terry Fox Foundation in its ongoing work to fund innovative and progressive cancer research programs. Let’s show our school spirit by going the extra mile for Terry Fox. Online donating is simple. Click to support the Lindsay AAEC or the Gravenhurst AAEC to make your donation. The Adult & Alternate Education Centre is thankful for your kindness as it will impact the lives of so many people living with cancer.
Orange Shirt Day: Every Child Matters is an event that recognizes the survivors of residential schools – and acknowledges those who did not. Orange Shirt Day is an opportunity for First Nations, local governments, schools and communities to come together in the spirit of reconciliation and hope for generations of children to come. Trillium Lakelands District School Board is committed to advancing the spirit of reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples. Everyone in TLDSB is asked to get involved in honouring all those who attended residential schools by wearing an orange shirt this Friday, September 28th! And by sharing your stories on [...]
Visit the Lindsay Adult & Alternate Education Centre on Friday, September 6th for a Personal Support Worker (PSW) Program Recruitment meeting. The Personal Support Worker Program is offered by the Community Training and Development Centre. Staff will be on hand to answer questions for potential adults who are interested in obtaining their Personal Support Worker Certificate. All those interested in the PSW Program must be at least 19 years of age. For more information on the PSW Program, please visit http://ctdclearningplace.com/