Career-Connected Learning Activities
Not even a pandemic can stop you from finding the career paths that are right for you. You can still discover your interests, exploring careers, build real-world skills, and start building your career path.
But where do you start? Don’t worry, CTE Foundation is here to help guide you through it by offering virtual career-connected learning experiences with local businesses. Take a tour of a facility, discover careers, and learn from personal stories.
INDUSTRY SECTOR FOCUSES
JANUARY: Agriculture / Food & Beverage Manufacturing
FEBRUARY: Hospitality & Tourism
APRIL: Energy, Environment, & Green Technology
SEPTEMBER: Portrait of a Graduate (Key Attributes for Success)
OCTOBER: Advanced Manufacturing
DECEMBER: Automation & Digital Transformation
ENERGY, ENVIRONMENT, & GREEN TECHNOLOGY
"What is electrification?" CO-HOSTED BY SONOMA CLEAN POWER
This recording will be available on Thursday, April 15, 2021
As the world moves to more renewable sources of energy, our homes, businesses, and community infrastructure will need to change with it. Featuring Applied Building Science, you will learn about the industries that are leading the way to create a more sustainable future and how you can join this rapidly growing industry.
"Protecting our local water"
This recording will be available on Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Whether it’s sustaining our people or the local wildlife, clean water is critical to maintaining a healthy and happy community. Those who monitor and protect this water are helping to keep us safe. Learn about the many careers in water conservation and climate protection from our panelists from the California Water Board.
"CAREERS IN RENEWABLE ENERGY, energy efficiency & electrification" CO-HOSTED BY SONOMA CLEAN POWER
Monday, April 26, 2021 | 11:00 AM – 11:35 AM
Do you want to help save the planet or have a lucrative career? Why not both? The world is moving to renewable energy, energy efficiency and electrification/decarbonization and this comes with millions of unique new career opportunities. Learn about the current and future careers in this rapidly growing industry.
Virtual Activity Library
“HEALING OUR COMMUNITY THROUGH MENTAL HEALTH”
An Exploration of Mental Health Careers
Mental health professionals rely on a unique blending of empathy, compassion, science, and methodology to help individuals live happier and healthier lives. Our panel of three mental health professionals will discuss their careers, their education paths, and the specialized set of skills needed to succeed in this rewarding industry.