Towards 2020 Strat Plan Update March 23 - page 8

DIRECTION 3
ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT
DIRECTION 4
RESILIENCE ANDWELLNESS
STRATEGIES FOR 2014
• Define key elements of, and measurement tools for entrepreneurial spirit
• Establish partnerships to provide mentors in entrepreneurship for our students
ACTIVITIES FOR 2014
• Developed a draft definition of entrepreneurial spirit for all ages and stages with student input
• Restructured the Grade 11 small business course and included alumni mentors as partners
and consultants for each student team; the Alumni Manager provided direct support for
alumni mentor recruitment and contacts
• Feature current student initiatives and projects in Hektor’s Staff Chat
• Develop metrics to assess entrepreneurial spirit – the LIKA pilot project is one tool for mea-
suring key skills for entrepreneurial spirit
• Create a publication to include the definition, metrics, research sources and practical
examples of student activity for faculty reference
• Expand the involvement of external business consultants/mentors in the Senior School
E-Week Institute in 2015-16
STRATEGIES FOR 2014
• Improve support mechanisms so more faculty and staff know our students on
a deeper level
• Develop a comprehensive, integrated wellness program which may be
personalized and internalized
ACTIVITIES FOR 2014
• Completed an inventory of wellness activities and initiatives across the College. This data will
undergo a SWOT analysis in the spring term
• Developed definition and philosophy of resiliency, and review both to ensure age and stage appropri-
ateness
• Implemented Wellness Committee events for HSC community, including sessions with internal
and external health and wellness experts, Wellness Week events, Athletic Therapy,
Mohawk Co-op students, and additional PE in Early Education classes
• Re-evaluate the vision and structure of the Senior School tutorial system to focus on
enhanced pastoral care for students
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Video produced by HSCGrade 11 student Scott Gingrich, entered
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Video Slide Show of our 2015WellnessWeek Activities
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