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The Skills Employers Look For

The Skills Employers Look For

Grades
7 8 9 10 11 12
Jurisdiction
AB BC MB NB NL NS NT NU ON PE QC SK YT
Students will identify the skills that employers look for in potential employees.
Students will recognize that they have skills and abilities that align with employer needs.
Students will make personal connection between their interests and current skills with the person in the career profile.
What are your Employability Skills?

What are Your Employability Skills

Grades
7 8 9 10 11 12
Jurisdiction
AB BC MB NB NL NS NT NU ON PE QC SK YT
Students will create their Employability Skills Profile.
Students will identify employability skills in which they are strong and those that need work.
Students will develop plans to improve employability skills that need improving.
Students will be introduced to the concept of SMART goals.
A STEM Scavenger Hunt

A STEM Scavenger Hunt

Grades
7 8 9 10 11 12
Jurisdiction
AB BC MB NB NL NS NT NU ON PE QC SK YT
Students will learn about the Let’s Talk Science careers resources as a place to learn about career options that require, or benefit from, a background in STEM courses. The activities provided will take students through each section of the website to help familiarize them with the resources available. This activity will also familiarize students with the concept of “STEM careers” through research of various career profiles and videos.