The province is holding an Ontario-wide competition for high school students to submit a business pitch. TLDSB District Principal of Secondary School Improvement, David Scornberger says they’re making students aware of the competition through their Specialist High Skills Major Program.

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Scornberger explains what he hopes students will get out of it.

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Scornberger says the program gets a “red seal” which makes the student appealing to any employer.

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Scornberger says that competitions like the Young Entrepreneurs, Make Your Pitch fit nicely with their program because it encourages students and gives them the confidence they need to succeed.