Monday, April 15, 2024

2:10 pm
2:50 pm
Harbor G, Level 2
Career Mobility and Readiness
Fireside Chat
Pre-K to Gray
Alternative Pathways

Authors Reimagining Career Education to Prepare Kids for Success

Millions of kids leave high school with no plan & enter a life of self-doubt simply because they didn’t take a degree path. The false dichotomy of "college or no college" is one of the most damaging and indelible stories presented to children. Hear from authors of 2 new books–"Crisis-Proofing Today's Learners: Reimagining Career Education to Prepare Kids for Tomorrow's World" and "Leaving to Learn: How Out-of-School Learning Increases Student Engagement and Reduces Dropout Rates"–on blueprints that prepare kids for the future via access to learning experiences inside and outside the classroom.