On Friday, November 21, 2014, Leduc Composite High School (LCHS) and representatives from the University of Alberta (U of A) participated in a Festival of Ideas event. Four graduate students from the U of A presented summaries of their research work. LCHS students had the opportunity to be inspired by brilliant minds and gain insight into some of the most promising research happening today at the U of A.
Black Gold Regional Schools (BGRS) continues to encourage innovation by providing a fund to support new and unique innovations. Earlier this year the BGRS Board of Education announced a $100,000 fund for schools to submit innovative proposals that focused on the BGRS core values: student focused learning, relationships, supportive environments, passion, and managing resources responsibly.
Black Gold Regional Schools hosted a Student Leadership Symposium titled - Momentum: Choosing Wellness