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Career Types

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Green Careers

Discover some of the many STEM-focused careers dealing with the environment and climate change.

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Groundwater Sustainability: Protecting our Hidden Treasure

Learn about groundwater and why we should protect it.

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Heavy Equipment in Winter

Learn how people keep heavy equipment working in the most challenging conditions

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Query a Career Profile

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

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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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Careers of the Future

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

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Help Wanted: STEM Career

Students will produce a Help Wanted Ad that lists the skills, personality attributes and job conditions for a specific career/job title. 

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Careers in the Great Outdoors

Students explore careers related to outdoors and the land and then design and build a water filter prototype.

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Career Exploration : Volcanologist

Students construct a model of a volcano and explore the career of a volcanologist.

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My STEAM Portfolio Website

Students will create a personal website to demonstrate the STEAM skills and concepts they have learned in class/school.

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Engineering a Future Career

Students explore the different branches of engineering and discover the similarities and differences between them.

Engineers at work

Exploring Engineering Careers

Students will learn about the different types of engineering and the various post-secondary pathways available.

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Cybersecurity Career Exploration

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

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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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Global Competency Skills Inventory

Students will take inventory of their Global Competency skills, reflect on their strengths, and set next steps for mastery of these skills.