Independence Elementary Career Day

April 7 from 12:30-2:30

Do you love your job?!?! I mean, do you REAALLLY LOVE your job? Are you passionate about patients? Do you live and breathe for mechanical engineering, the deli meats you serve your customers, or the people you meet while arranging flowers? YES? Then we NEED YOU!


Independence Elementary is looking for individuals to visit with classes and share the most awesome parts you love about your job, the educational track that you chose to reach your goals, and obstacles and/or challenges that you faced working toward your goal. Presentations will be from 12:30-2:30, you'll visit 4 classrooms, giving a 20 minute talk in each classroom. If you'd like the opportunity to influence our leaders of tomorrow, please access the form below to enter your information or contact IES Counselor Amber Olson at olsonag@lisd.net or 469.948.8465.

Sample Agenda

  • Introduction: who you are, job title, description of what you do
  • Brief run down of what a typical day might look like for you
  • 3 things you love most about your career
  • Educational track you took to get into your position
  • Challenges/hurdles/obstacles you faced while pursing your goal
  • Share visual aids/props, items that you use daily in your job and/or items with your company's logo with students
  • Q & A session from kiddos

Amber Olson

Friday, April 7th, 12:30-2:30pm

2511 Windhaven Pkwy

Lewisville, TX