You are Worthy of Your Dreams

You are Worthy of Your Dreams

You are Worthy of Your Dreams Fabian Montoya Fendt, Assistant Branch Manager, Saskatchewan Thank you to Fabian from RBC for supplying this blog for students in honour of Financial Literacy Month 2020 (#FLM2020)! Pause for a moment.  I want you to imagine you – a month...
November, our favourite month at the SIEC

November, our favourite month at the SIEC

November is always a busy month at the SIEC, and November 2020 is looking jam-packed! This week, we’d like to feature some of the exciting events that are coming up this month: CONNECTED: Young Women Exploring Careers is a female mentorship event linking students from...
Youth Showcase Diverse Cultures Through Art

Youth Showcase Diverse Cultures Through Art

Imagine coming to a country where you don’t speak the language and you aren’t familiar with the culture. That is what many of the students in the Newcomer Youth Engagement Program (NYEP) face when they leave their home country to settle in Canada. The NYEP provides...
Agriculture in 2020 – a student’s perspective

Agriculture in 2020 – a student’s perspective

Thanks to Annette for being our first guest blogger! Her insight is very relevant to the challenges people in our province have faced, and they are extremely relevant to our Science & Technology week.  Hi there, my name is Annette Gaudet, and I am in my third-year...
What do you want to be when you grow up?

What do you want to be when you grow up?

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” A question we ask kids starting at a young age, and up until they graduate high school, but many cannot answer with certainty. Some simply reply by listing jobs they are familiar with from their parents,...
Saskcode Strikes Back

Saskcode Strikes Back

We are very excited to resume our robot kit bookings and professional development (PD) sessions.  We have made a few changes to address recent challenges but we are dedicated to spreading robots across this great province in every school and every grade!  With the...
Summer Youth Internship Program Success

Summer Youth Internship Program Success

At the SIEC, when we think summer, we don’t necessarily think of summer vacation, beaches, and road trips. We tie summer to job placements, apprenticeship hours, and high school credits—in fewer words, our Summer Youth Internship Program (SYIP).  One of our favourite...
SIEC Website Gets a Refresh

SIEC Website Gets a Refresh

Time for a fresh new look with our website refresh! To say the least, people in Saskatchewan have been rapidly adapting to changes over the last few months, and our team at the Saskatoon Industry Education Council (SIEC) is no different.Speaking of changes, welcome to...