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A Case Study of Autonomous Trucks

In this case study, teachers and students will study how artificial intelligence is affecting the trucking industry as a way to explore how technology and society are related.
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A Case Study of Autonomous Trucks

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Is This For Me? Reflecting On Occupational Fit

Students engage in self-reflection as they consider occupational fit and how various career options align with their personal strengths and preferences.
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Is This For Me? Reflecting On Occupational Fit

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Flipgrid Career Showcase

Students will create videos showcasing a career profile that they are interested in.
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Flipgrid Career Showcase

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Cybersecurity Career Exploration

Students will explore different possible working environments related to the field of cybersecurity.
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Cybersecurity Career Exploration

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Careers of the Future

Students will learn about potential careers of the future and create their own job description.
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Careers of the Future

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Coding is For Everyone!

Students will learn the importance of computer programming skills across a variety of career areas and how these skills can make them more employable.
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Coding is For Everyone!

Timothy Burkhart

Query a Career Profile

Students will explore career profiles and relate them to what they are learning in science class.
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Query a Career Profile

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Exploring Career Sectors and Skills

Students will explore STEM career sectors and the skills required for a variety of STEM careers.
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Exploring Career Sectors and Skills

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How Does STEM Support Non-STEM Careers?

Students will explore how STEM skills are needed in non-STEM careers.
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How Does STEM Support Non-STEM Careers?

Amy King

Careers with Light and Sound

Students complete a jigsaw activity to learn about careers involving light and sound.
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Careers with Light and Sound

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Crack the Code: Water Systems

Students learn about the water treatment process as they complete a digital “escape room” on a Google site.
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Crack the Code: Water Systems

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Attributes and Skills of Innovators

Students explore the attributes and skills that can make someone a successful innovator.
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Attributes and Skills of Innovators

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Careers with Form and Function

Students explore careers that involve the concepts of form and function.
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Careers with Form and Function

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Innovating with Form and Function

Students use their understanding of form and function to design an innovative object or device.
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Innovating with Form and Function

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Noticing Form and Function in Our Lives

Students will explore how the form and function of common objects and structures are related.
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Noticing Form and Function in Our Lives