• Civics and Careers – July


      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 Halton Catholic District School Board, EduTravel Private School, Simcoe County District School Board, London Catholic District School Board, and the District School Board of Niagara. 

      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.

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

      Prerequisite: None

      *French Immersion and Extended French Civics and Careers are available. A minimum of 10 students registered for French is needed to run the French Civics & Careers program*

      Grade 9 students must register for the Integrated Civics and Careers Course (Grade 8 students must have permission to reach ahead from their receiving high school prior to registration. Please call the office for more details).

    • Mandatory Program Dates


      *Credit granted by EduTravel Private School and London District Catholic 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.

      June 15, 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.

      July 2 to July 5, 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.

      July 6 to July 12, 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.

      July 15 and July 16, 2019: Post-Trip Online Classes
      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 [ROUND 1]

      June 26, 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.

      July 6: 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.

      July 8 to July 10: 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.

      July 6 to July 12, 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.

      July 15 and July 16, 2019: Post-Trip Online Classes
      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 District School Board of Niagara, Peel District School Board and Halton Catholic District School Board

      June 25, 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.

      July 9 to July 12, 2019: Pre-Trip Classe
      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.

      July 13 to July 19, 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.

      July 22 and July 23, 2019: Post-Trip Online Classes
      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 [ROUND 2]

      July 2 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.

      July 13: 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.

      July 17 to July 19: 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.
       
      July 20 to July 26, 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.
       
      July 29 and July 30, 2019: Post-Trip Online Classes
      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: Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location: TBA
    Travel Dates: Saturday, July 13 to Friday, July 19, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes: Monday, July 22 and Tuesday, July 23, 2019

    Toronto Region

    *Credit granted by EduTravel Private School

    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.

    Pre-Trip Classes: Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, July 5, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location: TBA
    Travel Dates: 
    Saturday, July 6 to Friday, July 12, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes: Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    *Extended French and French Immersion available

    Simcoe Region

    *Credit granted by Simcoe County District School Board

    ROUND 1:

    Pre-Trip Face-to-Face Class:  Saturday, July 6, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location:
     TBA
    Pre-Trip Online Classes: Monday, July 8; Tuesday, July 9; Wednesday, July 10, 2019
    Travel Dates: Thursday, July 11 to Wednesday, July 17, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes:  Thursday, July 18 and Friday, July 19, 2019

    ROUND 2:

    Pre-Trip Face-to-Face Class:  Saturday, July 13, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location:
     TBA
    Pre-Trip Online Classes: Wednesday, July 17 to Friday, July 19, 2019
    Travel Dates: Saturday, July 20 to Friday, July 26, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes:  Monday, July 29 and Tuesday, July 30, 2019

    *Extended French available

    Peel Region

    Pre-Trip Classes: Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12, 2019
    Travel Dates:  Saturday, July 13 to Friday, July 19, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes: Monday, July 22, Tuesday, July 23, 2019

    London Region

    *Credit granted by London District Catholic School Board

    Mandatory Orientation: Monday, June 24, 2019
    Time:
    TBA
    Location:
    TBA
    Pre-Trip Classes:
    Tuesday, July 2 to Friday, July 5, 2019
    Travel Dates: Saturday, July 6 to Friday, July 12, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Classes:  Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16, 2019

    *Extended French and French Immersion available

    Niagara Region

    *Credit granted by District School Board of Niagara

    Mandatory Orientation: Monday, June 24, 2019
    Time:
    TBA
    Location: TBA
    Pre-Trip Classes: Tuesday, July 9 to Friday, July 12, 2019
    Time: TBA
    Location:
    TBA
    Travel Dates:
      Saturday, July 13 to Friday, July 19, 2019
    Post-Trip Face-to-Face Class: Monday, July 22, 2019
    Post-Trip Online Class: Tuesday, July 23, 2019

    *Extended French and French Immersion available

     

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