We are pleased to celebrate some of the many examples of staff excellence in Bluewater District School Board with our new alumni profile feature! This week, we highlight some of our former graduates whose career pathways have led them back to Bluewater to serve another generation of local students and families.
Name: Dan Cormack
Current position: Grade 5 Teacher, Walkerton District Community School
What Bluewater school(s) did you attend as a student? Paisley Central School, Walkerton District Secondary (now Community) School
What year did you graduate from Bluewater? 1997
Please provide a brief summary of the career pathways (e.g. post-secondary studies and subsequent employment) you pursued after graduating from Bluewater.
Laurentian University – Bachelor of Physical and Health Education, 2001
Brock University – Bachelor of Education, 2002
Halton District School Board – Teacher at Sam Sherratt Public School, 2002-2008
Bluewater District School Board – Teacher at Walkerton Public School and Walkerton District Community School, 2010-present
What has been your greatest career achievement thus far?
Watching former students complete their schooling with Bluewater District School Board and pursue their career is a great achievement.
How has your education in Bluewater prepared you for your career pathway?
Bluewater District School Board fostered the critical thinking skills and character traits needed to succeed in the field of education.