Local, regional and global partnerships provide students and staff with expanded learning opportunities, in and out of the classroom, through real-world learning experiences; Appreciating the potential of students and staff is the key to opening doors to the future by empowering creative and critical thinking, learning and leading in the direction of new paths and solutions, and preparation for careers and post-secondary education - potential must be cultivated and nurtured through self-discovery, the pursuit of interests, encouragement to take risks and proven strategies to make best use of time; Innovation is inspired and expected when boundaries and limits are removed and ideas are celebrated.