The Gateway to Entrepreneurial Learning is now open at Murray Bridge High School.
At an extraordinary event, Murray Bridge High School unveiled its new Entrepreneurial Learning Center.
The procedure began with a burning ceremony of the traditional owners and the culture.
Assistant Director of Entrepreneurial Learning, Tiahne Rowe began with a speech introducing and thanking all participants.
“Today you will have the chance to chat with some of our employees and students engaged in our entrepreneurship programs,” Ms. Rowe said.
“You will see the incredible events and outcomes that are all possible through the Department of Education, Entrepreneurship and Learning Strategy. “
Murray Bridge High School Principal Ruth Mussger said this was just the start of this exciting adventure.
“We have worked pretty hard over the past two years to develop entrepreneurial learning in our school,” Ms. Mussger said.
“We started with the idea of creating opportunities for our students to see life beyond the classroom door.
“We want them to forge strong bonds within the community, so that they can stay in the community, be prosperous, and then become the Murraylands workforce and the backbone of our society.
“We have over 550 students involved in entrepreneurial learning and this is now creating entrepreneurial experiences for students.”
Education Minister John Gardner said it was a privilege to be back at Murray Bridge and the competition was strong for funding.
“It was great to see all the major construction going on as we approach the school,” said Mr. Gardner.
“There has currently been a $ 1.3 billion investment in public education infrastructure around South Australia.
“I think this is a great time to reflect on what Murray Bridge High School has achieved as a school specializing in entrepreneurship.
“Murray Bridge was one of around 50 schools to offer a business learning pitch.
“There was a united council that wanted two metro schools and two regional schools. Murray Bridge was the most outstanding school in regional South Australia.
“I can’t wait to see what some of the things these students will achieve in the years to come.
“I am absolutely certain that they will rule their world, their communities and our state in a better way than they have found.”
We started with an idea to create opportunities for our students to see life beyond the classroom door.
Murray Bridge High School Principal Ruth Mussger.
An entrepreneurship student, Nikcole Deionno had been studying business and entrepreneurship for two years.
“2021 will be my third year and the number of opportunities and the amount of wisdom I have gained are remarkable,” Ms. Deionno said.
“I was able to participate in Sharktank eSchool and the Future Funding’s Challenge in Sydney.
“What I love about entrepreneurship is that you take the world around you and constantly innovate. We can see current issues and turn them into opportunities.”
Murray Bridge High School student Daniel Nedelkov spoke about his computer and game design class.
“It’s an interesting topic,” Nedelkov said.
“There are a lot of career paths open through this topic.”