Saskatchewan Business Teachers’ Association 9th Annual Conference
#SBTA2019 was an amazing success...!
On May 2nd & 3rd SK Business Teachers' Association hosted the 9th Annual SBTA Conference & High School Case Competition in Regina. WCS entered with two teams--one Personal Finance and one Entrepreneurship.
Here are some highlights:
✔️AB, SK & MB schools with almost 100 kids competition in #entrepreneurship & #finance
✔️ Social Media workshop with Canadian Western Agribition CEO, Tourism Saskatchewan Saskwanderer, Habitat for Humanity Regina Restore
✔️Amazing teachers participating in a teacher conference learning about: the exciting renewals happening to our PAA Curriculum, Credit Counselling Services and a treat & Entrepreneurship presentation with Zak OrganicsCFO Marilyn Zak
✔️ Tina Beaudry-Mellor and MLA greeting our students & sharing info about support for innovation & Entrepreneurship
✔️ Inspirational keynote with Victor Thomas from Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada
✔️ Amazing corporate sponsorship & support from Conexus Credit Union who is our major sponsor since this event began. Thank you for your ongoing partnership
✔️ We couldn’t host this event without all of our other sponsors: Edwards School of Business , Paul J. Hill School of Business, MNP, Farm Credit Canada, Saskatchewan Chamber, Strategy Lab Marketing, Delta Hotels by Marriott Regina
THANK YOU to everyone for helping the SBTA empower tomorrow’s business leaders
From all the teams competing in Personal Finance and/or Entrepreneurship, WCS finished very strong!
Congrats to WCS SBTA Personal Finance students for winning 2nd Place Personal Finance —Olivia Michel, Reese Marshall and Colby Kaufmann.
Congrats 4th Place "School of the Year Category" (Combined Personal Finance, Entrepreneurship & Social points) — Emma Wiens, Landon Field, Colby Kaufmann, Olivia Michel, Cassidy Pope & Reese Marshall. WELL DONE TEAM!
Congrats 5th Place "Social Category" out of 16 teams! GREAT JOB TEAM!! (Points are awarded how "Social" each school is at the Thursday afternoon Workshop, the Thursday evening Social, and throughout the day on Friday during the Competition.)
Thank you also to WCS and South East Cornerstone School Division for supporting us to attend this invaluable opportunity for the two teams.
Lastly thank you to Saskatchewan Business Teachers Association for hosting such an amazing Conference & High School Case Competition—an unforgettable experience and opportunity!
I am extremely proud of all these young women & men & excited to see where the FUTURE takes them!
Margot Arnold, B.Ed.
Business Education WCS