Tag: BC education

There’s a BIG CHANGE coming to BC high schools…

…It’s called the Graduation Literacy Assessment (GLA). WHAT IS THE GLA? The GLA, a requirement for graduation, is an exam that will evaluate students’ ability to read and analyze a variety of texts and to communicate ideas and draw out personal connections in writing. It goes on students’ permanent high school transcript and will prepare […]

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We are hiring! Join our fun, dynamic administrative team.

Our busy, client-focused office needs a reliable, well-organized Office Manager to handle day-to-day operations with a focus on efficiency and time management. This individual will be responsible for ensuring a positive client experience, and streamlining administrative procedures. We are looking for an energetic professional who will happily wear several hats. A minimum of three years […]

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Campus Visit: University of Victoria

This past Saturday my daughter and I went to see the final school on our list, the University of Victoria. We arrived at the campus around 12:30, wandered around for a bit, and then met at the Welcome Centre for our tour. I was particularly excited to see one of my Options clients there! Our tour […]

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Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre Visit – Paid Military Education

Last month, our consultant Monika visited the military recruiting centre in New Westminster, and spoke with Sergeant Reid about the Regular Officer’s Training Plan (ROTP). Students with an interest in military service benefit by receiving a paid education and a salary which covers housing and food. In return, they promise to serve in the military for two […]

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