Life Skills

Find Your Dream Career Through Career Exploration (Flex)

In this 4-week flex course, students will use Nearpod to learn through interactive activities about finding a career including the Career Basics, Choosing a Career, Workplace Skills, and Career Success.
Brooke Martinez
34 total reviews for this teacher
2 reviews for this class
Completed by 9 learners
Class

No live meetings

Over 4 weeks

11-16

year olds

1-18

learners per class

per learner - per week

How does aFlexible Schedulecourse work?

No scheduled live video chats
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great if your learner prefers independent pacing or is uncomfortable with live video chat

Available Times

Pacific Time

Mon Jun 6

Jun 6 - Jul 3 (4 weeks)
Flexible Time
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Mon Jul 4

Jul 4 - Jul 31 (4 weeks)
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Mon Aug 1

Aug 1 - Aug 28 (4 weeks)
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Description

Class Experience

Students will be able to:
Week 1: Career Basics
-Identify different available career pathways
-Analyze the relationship between education, pay, and unemployment
-Recognize how different careers can be connected by similar skill sets
Week 2: Choosing a Career
-Analyze potential careers based on salary, stability, growth, training, and responsibilities
-Explore different career options based on your interests
Week 3: Workplace Skills
-Differentiate between hard skills and soft skills
-Identify skills necessary for a range of jobs
-Analyze the skills you currently have and those you will need to gain for a specific career
Week 4: Career Success
-Identify important tasks you might not have thought to do prior to starting your new job
-Explain the benefits of joining a professional organization
-Effectively ask for a raise
-Create a plan that shows the career path you can take to get to your dream job
I am from the United States and have been teaching various business, marketing, and finance courses for 13 years. I have taught both at the high school and collegiate level. I teach both in person and online but online is my favorite! I have a Bachelor's degree in Marketing and Business Information Technology Education, a Masters in Business Administration and a PhD in Online Education. 
I am very excited to work with all of you through Outschool!
Exit ticket at the end of the lesson. Please let me know if you would like a letter grade or proficiency grade at the end of the course.
No live meetings, and maybe some time outside of class.

Teacher

Brooke Martinez
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Lives in the United States
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34 total reviews
117 completed classes

About Me

Hi! I'm Dr. Brooke. I'm from Utah (United States). I teach business classes both face to face and online. I've been teaching Financial Literacy, Marketing, and Business Classes for 13 years. I have a Bachelors degree in Marketing and Business... 
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