The OPPORTUNITIES RESOURCE of Summer Destinations -- A Guide to Summer Work, Learning and Volunteer Opportunities provides the specific organizations, company and government listings for paid work, learning and volunteer opportunities for the summer. Information in the Opportunities Resource section was correct as of February, 2009. Company/organization information and websites are subject to change. Please contact the sources to confirm information.
For the Student: These resources will give you ideas and detailed information to help you discover some exciting summer experiences.
For the Parent/Guardian: Summer Destinations is an excellent opportunity for your children to try new activities, learn new skills, and explore the world around them. This section provides information on opportunities provided by companies, organizations and government for young people – be it paid work, volunteer or learning opportunities.
For the Teacher: This section is an important companion piece to the classroom activities provided in Summer Destinations (see Table of Contents). Classroom activity and lesson companions for Summer Destinations are posted on the TDSB internal website - tdsbweb > Services > Program, Teaching & Learning > Guidance > Publications. The Career Corner Summer Destinations flyer offers suggestions on how to use the publication, how to find it on the web, and how to promote and distribute the information.
Special thanks to Kevin Makra of Sentor Media for permission to use material from The Canadian Summer Job Directory. 4 ed. 2008. Sentor Media. Toronto. www.careerbookstore.ca