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Although the 2017-18 application deadline has passed, we’re still looking for francophone and anglophone language assistants. If you’re interested, we invite you to apply. Your name will be placed on a waiting list to be interviewed as positions become available. For more information, please contact the coordinator in your province or territory. Their contact information is available here.
I signed up for Odyssey after completing an undergrad degree in world economics. After my Odyssey year (and after seeing how rewarding working with kids could be), I went back to university and signed up for teachers’ college!
2. How independent I would become
The program pushed me to take matters into my own hands—from finding housing from a distance to working in a school where I was the only one in that particular role—and become more proactive and independent.
3. How it would turn out to be the...