Media Coverage

We welcome inquiries from the media and are pleased to have been featured in several major media outlets - including CBC’s Here and NowGlobal TV, and CTV News.

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High school graduates weigh the benefits of taking a gap year as September looms

- Joe Friesen

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Gap year gaining popularity thanks to COVID-19

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Radio/Podcast

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What could your new gap year look like?

- Joshua Cameron

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Comment se préparer à une année sabbatique en temps de pandémie
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Let's talk Education - Podcast Guest

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The High Performing Student - Podcast Guest

TEDx Kanata

Check out Jay Gosslin speaking about the true value of taking a gap year.

Well worth the 17 minutes.

Canadian News, Newspaper and Magazine Articles

There has been a surge of articles published by trusted Canadian media sources.  Here is a sampling of what is being said.

CTV National News - Video

Moolala with Burce Sellery - "Taking a Gap Year"

CareerWise - "Three people your student should meet before graduating high school"

Globe and Mail - "Gap year gains traction in Canada" and "Is it worth taking a gap year after high school?"

 

Macleans - "Students, mind the gap (year)"

 

Vancouver Observer - "North Americans Catching onto Gap Year Trend"

 

Globe and Mail - "Why your kids shouldn't go to school in the fall"

 

Verge Magazine - "Gap Year Guide Book"

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What are Schools, Colleges, and Universities saying?

Please check out the articles below that we have found from educational institutions who support gap years.

 

Harvard University - "Should I take Time off?"

 

Princeton University - "Creation of international 'bridge year' program"

 

McGill University - "Gap Year - Taking a year off"

 

Conference of Independent Schools of Ontario - "Gap Year for Students"

 

University of Regina - "UR Gap Year"

 

Brock University - "Global Transitions"

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CanGap Twitter Coverage