Today, children need to see a link between what they are learning and future work. Career Connections offer practical ways for teachers and school counselors, families and community members to show students, as early as in kindergarten, the types of careers possible for them.
Live Panel Discussion with Essential Personnel
- Save the date and invite your students for a Virtual Career Exploration Panel during In-Demands Jobs week. Industry professionals from the medical, social work, construction and fire fighter/EMT fields will join this live panel to discuss their individual career paths and their work experience during this time.
When: May 8, from 1-2 p.m.
What: Panelists will share their career pathway story and their day-to-day job responsibilities, both in this time of crisis and in a normal setting.
Why: The panel strives to introduce students and educators to these essential fields and provide attendees an opportunity to ask these professionals various questions about their experiences. Attendees will gain insight into their day to day experiences and learn about academic and experience requirements to achieve these careers.
How: Join this Teams Live Event here (select "Watch on web instead" for easy access) and follow us on Twitter and Facebook
The OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal
Ohio high school students can earn recognition by showing they are prepared to contribute to their communities. The OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal is a formal designation students can earn on their high school diplomas and transcripts indicating they have the personal strengths, strong work ethic and professional experience that businesses need. Learn more
Business Advisory Councils
All Ohio school districts and Educational Service Centers need to have a Business Advisory Council. Business Advisory Council plans must be submitted by September 30, 2019.
Help students develop a vision and realistic plan for their futures – during K-12 and beyond
Connect business and education through authentic work experiences
Access resources and training for teachers using this no-cost career planning system
View tools to help your child make career connections
Resources, new counselor standards, and links to professional organizations
Learning strategies, lesson activities, professional development and reporting tools
Clearinghouse of resources to support career advising and dropout prevention
Review career advising policies/student success plans that districts may use to inform local planning
Link your interests to a future career
Last Modified: 5/4/2020 10:38:39 AM