Helping Grade 9-12 students learn about career paths directly from professionals in the field

World of Choices brings students together with career mentors working in desired fields, industries and professions. Each student participates in interactive sessions that will open up a world of choices and help them learn first-hand what it takes to be successful.

This experience clarifies career and educational pathways and students become actively engaged in designing their own career path.

Upcoming events:

Chatham John D. Bradley Convention Centre – April 10, 2024

SarniaLambton College – May 29, 2024

Students will:

  • Become empowered to succeed in designing a career path
  • Learn the tools to better meet the challenges of the work world
  • Capitalize on career opportunities in emerging, traditional, and non-traditional fields
  • Gain a better understanding of careers and the educational foundation needed
  • Discover educational opportunities
  • Develop a proactive attitude about a future career
  • Understand industry and labour market trends

By participating in World of Choices, students will gain exposure to a variety of potential career paths and deeper understanding of what it takes to be successful in their chosen field.

Frequently Asked Questions

When should I register?

Register ASAP! Space will be limited to provide the best experience for students.

How much will this program cost?

Nothing! JA offers the JA programming completely free of charge thanks to the support of our generous donors, supporters, and volunteers. We rely on the support of our community partners to ensure all program costs are covered. 

What if my class is not able to participate in a live session?

If scheduling to attend a live forum is not an option, classes and individual students may still participate in World of Choices Online for self-directed career planning guidance and recorded mentor videos. Please visit and look for “World of Choices events“.

What if I have further questions about the JA program?

If you still have questions feel free to contact us.

Very informative, interesting and engaging. A variety of different jobs available to explore and learn about.

– Student, JA World of Choices: Virtual Career Summit