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Recent Education articles

Kootenay Orchards Elementary students learn to identify grassland wildflowers with Wild Voices “The Buttes in Bloom” program, Spring 2017.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Environment

Wild Voices deepens students understanding of the natural world

For ten years, Wild Voices presentations and field studies have helped Basin students to better understand their natural environment

Guy Santucci, Cranbrook History Centre Board Chair, and Jason Jacob, President of East Kootenay Chamber of Mines, with one of the dino prints.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education, Mining, Tourism

Local dinosaur prints on display at Cranbrook History Centre

Teck loans museum 140 million-year-old meat-eating raptor tracks found in local mines

Vince Tucker from Hypertherm demonstrates the design capabilities of a plasma cutter.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Kimberley, Education, Entertainment and Hospitality, Technology

College of the Rockies News and Notes

The College of the Rockies recently held a Trade Expo at the new Patterson Hall facility, and hosted an alumni weekend for former athletes

Group of smiling children in India.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Health & Wellness

UNICEF Canada and Teck partner to save the lives of children in India

Over the past five years, the partnership has saved the lives of 62,000 children in India.

Two men talking together.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Small Business

Basin businesses get support to grow

Trust seeking motivated companies for customized support and mentorship program

William Doeleman, a former law enforcement officer, is the founder and operator of Creston Driving Academy.
East Kootenay, Creston, Education, Small Business, Best of Business

Creston Driving Academy

William Doeleman loves to help people to obtain and retain their independence through safe, competent driving.

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Employer and apprentice in mechanic's shop.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Financial

Wage subsidy boosts Basin student job opportunities

School Works provides funding for apprenticeships and career-related positions

Selkirk College President Angus Graeme (right) and International Academic Pathways Officer Cyril Gavaghan of the Institute of Technology Tralee sign a Memorandum of Understanding.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nelson, Education

Ireland added to study abroad options at Selkirk College

Traveling abroad to study helps build on skills that post-secondary students can utilize in a rapidly changing world.

Michael Graeme, working in Peru.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nelson, Education

Selkirk College alumnus secures prestigious national award

Michael Graeme was recently announced as one of ten 3M National Student Fellowship Award winners

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