CAREER READY - WHAT DOES THIS MEAN IN THE 21ST CENTURY??

What employers are looking for...



ALL STUDENTS SHOULD BE CAREER-READY UPON GRADUATION ! 


 SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE&SKILLS 21ST CENTURYSKILLS TRANSITIONAL SKILLS TRANSFERABLE SKILLS

SPECIFIC KNOWLEDGE&SKILLS



 ASSESSMENT
National Certification 
Exam













EMPLOYABILITY 
PROFILES
21ST CENTURY SKILLS
  • COLLABORATION
  • CRITICAL THINKING
  • PROBLEM SOLVING
  • SOLUTIONS FINDING
  • CREATIVITY
  • USE OF RESOURCES
  • MEDIA

ASSESSMENT
Participation in project based learning, competitions, clubs, class simulations, work based learning.


AUTHENTIC 
LEARNING 
 TRANSITIONAL SKILLS

Job Application
Cover Letter
Resume
Job Interview
Thank You Letter
Email Etiquette
Social Media Skills (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, blogs, corporate websites.)
Career Cluster Corporate Players

ASSESSMENT

Corporate Mentors





ePORTFOLIO
 TRANSFERABLE SKILLS

  •  Physical Presence/Appearance
  • Attitude
  • Work Ethic
  • Communications
  • Teamwork
  • Work Behavior
  • Leadership
  • Character Development
  • Judgement

ASSESSMENT
Rubic: 
Teacher and Peer Evaluations
Work Based Learning



EMPLOYABILITY 
CREDENTIAL



Something to think about...


Employability Skills