NOW AVAILABLE FOR TALK & TOUR CAREER SERIES
Kent ISD Career Readiness is pleased to support counselors by providing up to 10 opportunities to earn SCECH (State Continuing Education Clock Hours (SCECH) through participation in our popular Talk & Tour Career Series events.
These SCECHs will count towards the School Counselor Career Exploration requirements.
Each Talk & Tours event provides counselors an opportunity to meet and learn directly from 4-5 professionals, right in their work settings. A variety of career pathways are available.
Through a moderated panel discussion, counselors will learn about:
a variety of career paths available in a high-demand industry
education and training requirements needed
the daily tasks and responsibilities of 4-5 occupations
"Inside-scoop" , current industry information not readily available through standard career research resources
Recommendations, guidance and encouragement from awesome panelists
current workplace environments, seen firsthand through a guided tour
These career exploration events will help counselors provide accurate and relevant information to their students as they explore and prepare for post-secondary opportunities.
SCECHs are available for 10 Talk & Tour Career Series events throughout the 2019/2020 school year. Each event lasts just under 2 hours. SCECH forms will be available at the events.
Current SCECH offerings:
Offering 1 December 11, 2019 Custer, Inc. – Interior Design event
Offering 2 December 11, 2019 Pleune Services – Construction and Engineering event
Offering 3 February 11, 2020 Mary Free Bed – Health Care event
Offering 4 March 17, 2020 Grand Rapids Police Department – Public Safety event
Offering 5 March 18, 2020 Rockford Construction – Construction and Engineering event
Offering 6 March 25, 2020 Swoboda – Engineering event
Offering 7 April 14, 2020 Grand Rapids Symphony – Arts and Communication event
Offering 8 April 14, 2020 Cherry Health – Health Care event
Offering 9 April 30, 2020 Pine Rest – Health Care event
Offering 10 Mary 6, 2020 Spectrum Health – Health Care event