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Recent Education articles

Jennifer Roberts (School District 5) and Cheryl Lenardon (School District 6) receive a Canadian Award of Excellence on behalf of the Kootenay-Boundary Environmental Education Committee (KBEE), representing school districts 5, 6, 8, 10, 20 and 51.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Environment

Local educators take home awards at Canadian conference

The EECOM Awards recognizes both classroom teachers and community educators who demonstrate excellence in encouraging stewardship and sustainability

Recruitment Officer, Jennifer Inglis, invites community members to learn more about the advantages of attending College of the Rockies at the annual Open House.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Education

College of the Rockies hosting annual Open House

Potential students, parents and community members invited to learn more about what the College has to offer

A 3D printed structure model of a dam - the model is set up on a shake table to represent how dams respond during an earthquake.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Trail, Education, Technology

Kootenay innovation on display at national conference

For testing, the company used a 3D printed model of a FortisBC dam developed with existing research partners Selkirk College and FortisBC Inc.

Janeen Mather, Community Futures Central Kootenay Small Business Training Centre Coordinator with the CFBC 2018 Award for Excellence and Innovation.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Education, Small Business

Community Futures Small Business Training Centre Wins Award for Excellence and Innovation

The Small Business Training Centre, a service unique to CFCK, was recognized as a program that could benefit other Community Futures offices across the province

Fifteen Health Care Assistant students at College of the Rockies’ Golden campus are preparing to help fill the demand for HCAs in the region.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Golden, Education, Health & Wellness

College Health Care Students Gain Valuable Skills

Three academic programs are being offered at the Golden campus in 2018/2019

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

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