The Career Center Newsletter
Today's Students...Tomorrow's Workforce
The Employment Landscape Over the Next Decade
On the contrary Structural changes in the economy will cause some jobs to decline quite quickly. As our "Article of the Week" suggests, automation is likely the biggest culprit. For example, software that automatically converts audio to text will reduce the need. Our responsibility in career and technical education needs to continue on the path of providing our students the best possible education with regards to trades and industry to ensure their success in the future. This emphasis needs to be placed on work based learning opportunities and certifications.
The following TED Talk shares some new thinking on how job seekers can make themselves more attractive — and why employers should look for ability over credentials. Many of our students can relate in that they are very skilled relative to their area.
Our Instructors at Our Career Center are Heroes Every Single Day!
Auto-Technology I/II Students Diving Into Industry Responsibilities
Thank you @DanaBoyd0922 for giving our #AutomotiveTechnology students @OurCareerCenter the opportunity to service your beautiful @Lexus! Alan, Jesus, Luis, and Jackie did an awesome job!
Bond Project 1907 at The Career Center is commencing the design phase of our new building remodel. This will be done in phases and the sequencing will begin with buildings C and D. The visuals below are courtesy of Ms. Helen Lowenberg and her team.
ECHS and P-TECH Principals’ met Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. to have a safe space to collaborate and network. Dean Badillo provided information regarding COVID-19 and supported the forum with any curriculum concerns in each program.
The #AutomotiveTechnology morning class @OurCareerCenter was using calipers and micrometers to find precise measurements of crankshafts, pistons, and axles.
We have a new partner in industry! Mr. Gerry Gutierrez is the architect owner of GA Architecture. Gerry is the design architect for several new YISD elementary schools including Riverside Elementary! He is going to hire 2 of our students!!
Below you will find some examples of our "Career Centered Conversations." This is a question posted every Tuesday evening relative to our "Article of the Week". Our instructors engage by replying below the posted tweet. Join Us on Twitter, Tuesdays!
Our Electrical and Solar students were charged with an onsite assignment, adding florescent lighting to our football locker room. Check out the picture below of the "In Progress" work to the "End Result." There are great experiences everywhere!
Monday morning Our Career Center was reserved for meeting with our phenomenal CTE Department. The discussion was rich and geared towards academics, upcoming facility relocation and upcoming ctat trainings to include CTE counselors and administration