• Civics and Careers – March


      Open to ALL Ontario High School Students!

      Ottawa, Montreal, New York City

      Walk in the footsteps of great Canadian leaders as you learn about our nation’s rich heritage. Learn the role Canada plays within an increasingly interconnected global community and discover what it means to be a responsible citizen locally, nationally, and internationally. Learn about the sacrifices made by Canadians and their historical significance.

      Put yourself in a position for great professional and educational opportunities as you create an impactful cover letter and resume. Uncover your true strengths and begin to envision your future academic and professional career.

      While in New York City, leave the United States borders and enter international territory as you visit the United Nations Headquarters. Here you’ll gain the tools needed for Global Citizenship. End your trip off with an exciting Broadway Show in New York City!

      Trip Highlights


      • Byward Market
      • Canadian War Museum
      • Parliament Hill
      • Dance Party in Montreal
      • Top of the Rock
      • Central Park
      • Greenwich Village & SoHo
      • 9/11 Memorial & Museum
      • United Nations
      • Broadway Show
      • And so much more!
    • Courses


      *Credit granted by EduTravel Private School, Halton Catholic District School Board, and Simcoe County District School Board. 

      EduTravel Private School has been granted the authority to issue credits by the Ontario’s Ministry of Education.  All students will receive a report card upon completion of the course.  All credits issued by EduTravel Private School are transferable to any Ontario School Board or Private School.

      • Integrated Civics and Careers Grade 10 (CHV2O and GLC2O)*
      • Civics Grade 10 only (CHV2O)*
      • Careers Grade 10 only (GLC2O)*

      Prerequisite: None

    • Mandatory Program Dates


      *Credit granted by EduTravel Private School and Halton Catholic District School Board

      EduTravel Private School has been granted the authority to issue credits as per the Ontario’s Ministry of Education.  All students will receive a report card upon completion of the course.  All credits issued by EduTravel Private School are transferable to any Ontario School Board or Private School.

      February 9, 2019: Online Access
      Students will receive an e-mail providing them with information on how to access the online learning platform and begin working on their pre-trip assignments.  The first two pre-trip assignments are due during the first pre-trip class.

      February 23, March 2 and March 9, 2019: Pre-Trip Classes
      Students are required to attend all pre-trip classes.  They will submit the first two pre-trip assignments, participate in all activities and complete all course tasks and assignments that are due before departure.

      March 10 to March 16, 2019: Travel Days
      Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip.  The summative assignments are due during the post-trip online classes.

      March 30, 2019: Post-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to complete and submit their summative assignment online. Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours. 


      *Credit granted by Simcoe County District School Board

      *Students from the Simcoe Muskoka District School are allowed to take this program*

      February 9, 2019: Online Access
      Students will receive an e-mail providing them with information on how to access the online learning platform and begin working on their pre-trip assignments. The first two pre-trip assignments are due during the first pre-trip class.

      February 23, 2019: Pre-Trip Face-to Face Class
      Students are required to attend the pre-trip class. They will submit the first two pre-trip assignments, participate in all activities and complete all course tasks and assignments that are due by the end of the first class.

      March 2 and March 9, 2019: Pre-Trip Online Classes
      Students are required to individually complete and submit pre-trip assignments prior to departure.  Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

      March 10 to March 16, 2019: Travel Days
      Students are required to complete assignments as they visit sites and participate in the activities during the travel days.  Students are also required to collect information for their summative assignment throughout the trip. The summative assignments are due during the post-trip online classes.

      March 30, 2019: Post-Trip Online Class
      Students are required to complete and submit their summative assignment online. Teachers will be available to answer any questions during designated hours.

    • Program Fees


      Program Cost: $1700.00 (Quad occupancy; four students to a room, two students to a bed).

      Optional Private Bed Supplement $400.00 (student receives their own private bed; this is NOT a private room).

      Deluxe medical and cancellation insurance (mandatory) $135.00.

      Please note: It is EduTravel and school board policy that all students travelling on extended trips have both cancellation and medical insurance in place. A specialized student insurance protection plan will be automatically added to the cost of the program fee upon registration. Please know there is an option to opt out of the insurance policy by completing and returning the “Insurance Opt-Out Form” along with proof of valid insurance coverage from another source. 

      Visa Students may be required to pay an additional fee. Please contact the EduTravel office for more information.

      Fees Include:

      • Transportation by luxury highway motor coach (W/C, DVD, A/C)
      • Quad accommodations (four students to a room; two students share a bed)
      • Daily breakfast and dinner
      • All admissions to both course specific sights and recreational group activities
      • Course materials
      • Overnight security
      • All applicable taxes
      • All gratuities

      Fees Do Not Include:

      • Lunches
      • Trip Cancellation Insurance
      • Out of Country Health Insurance
      • Discretionary spending money
    Program Details

    Halton Region

    *Credit granted by Halton Catholic District School Board

    Pre-Trip Classes: Saturday, February 23; Saturday, March 2; Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location: 
    TBA
    Travel Dates:
     Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Class: Saturday, March 30, 2019

    Toronto Region

    *Credit granted by EduTravel Private School

    EduTravel Private School has been granted the authority to issue credits by the Ontario’s Ministry of Education.  All students will receive a report card upon completion of the course.  All credits issued by EduTravel Private School are transferable to any Ontario School Board or Private School.

    Pre-Trip Classes: Saturday, February 23; Saturday, March 2; Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Time: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
    Location: Chestnut Conference Centre in Toronto
    Travel Dates:
     Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Class: Saturday, March 30, 2019

    *Extended French and French Immersion available

    Simcoe Region

    *Credit granted by Simcoe County District School Board

    *Students from the Simcoe Muskoka District School are allowed to take this program*

    Pre-Trip Face-to-Face Class: Saturday, February 23
    Time: TBA
    Location: 
    TBA
    Pre-Trip Online Classes: Saturday, March 2 and Saturday, March 9, 2019
    Travel Dates: Sunday, March 10 to Saturday, March 16, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Class: Saturday, March 30, 2019

     

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