Remote Work-Based Learning - Resources

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Work-Based Learning In A Remote Environment

To address the need for remote career development options for students, NYC DOE CTE has developed a set of resources for students and teachers to use to promote work-based learning in a virtual environment.

Remote Work-Based Learning Sections

All Grades

Recorded Chat & Learn Interviews

Provides links to recorded industry specific “Chat & Learn” sessions with employers.  Each recording is about 45 minutes long. Teachers can copy and paste the appropriate link into google classroom to share with their students. Chat and Learn sessions are provided in the fields of: Business and Finance; Information Technology; Media, Technology and Design; and Construction and Sustainability.

Middle School

Middle School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 7 & 8

“What do I need to know, need to do, and need to be really good at to be successful in my career?”

 

Designed to help middle-school students explore their career interests, learn about different jobs and help them select a career path in a particular industry based on their interests.

High School

High School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 9 & 10
High School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 11 & 12

“What skills, knowledge, and abilities are needed to excel in a specific sector?”

 

Designed to help high school students at two different levels learn about the skills, abilities and knowledge needed for success in a specific sector, and explore the roles and responsibilities, career paths, job growth and outcomes associated with that sector. Activity sets for Automotive, Business and Finance, Construction and Sustainability, Culinary Arts, Engineering, Healthcare, Information Technology and Media, Technology and Design are included.

Recorded Chat & Learn Interviews

The page contains the link to recorded industry specific “Chat & Learn” for students.  Each recording is about 45 minutes long. Teachers can copy and paste the link into google classroom to share with their students.

Middle School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 7 & 8

Learning Targets:

  • Discover how you can use what you are interested in to decide what you want to do in the future
  • Learn about the things you need to know, need to do, and need to be really good at to be successful in the career that you choose.
  • Explore the responsibilities of different types of jobs that you might have if you do this type of work for a long time.
  • Practice developing strategies to choose career paths within an Industry based on your interests

Driving Question: What do I need to know, need to do, and need to be really good at to be successful in my career?

Before: Research & Explore

During: Specific Exercises

Complete the three activities on the grades 7 & 8 worksheet.

  • Activity 1a: Intersections
  • Activity 1b: Increasing Family Engagement through the Automotive and Transportation Industry
  • Activity 2: Intersections Pt. 2

After: Feedback

High School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 9 & 10

Learning Targets:

  • Learn about skills, abilities and knowledge needed for success in a specific sector.
  • Explore the roles and responsibilities, career paths, job growth and outcomes associated with a specific sector.
  • Practice developing strategies for increasing parent awareness around a specific sector.

Driving Question: What skills, knowledge, and abilities are needed to excel in a specific sector?

Before: Research & Explore

Download the relevant sector worksheet packet, go to the relevant listed online resource(s) in the packet, and record any special learning or questions :

During: Specific Exercises

Complete activities 1a and 1b in the downloaded, specific industry packet.

  • Activity 1a: Intersections
  • Activity 1b: Increasing Family Engagement through the the specific industry

After: Feedback

High School Career Exploration - Introduction to Industry Grades 11 & 12

Learning Targets:

  • Learn about skills, abilities and knowledge needed for success in a specific sector.
  • Explore the roles and responsibilities, career paths, job growth and outcomes associated with a specific sector.
  • Practice developing strategies for increasing parent awareness around a specific sector.

Driving Question: What skills, knowledge, and abilities are needed to excel in a specific sector?

Before: Research & Explore

Download the relevant sector worksheet packet, go to the relevant listed online resource(s) in the packet, and record any special learning or questions :

During: Specific Exercises

Complete activities 1a and 1b in the downloaded, specific industry packet.

  • Activity 1a: Intersections
  • Activity 2: Civic Redevelopment Project

After: Feedback