Kent ISD Career Readiness Programs

Thursday, September 16, 2021

The more exposure students have to future career opportunities and the world of work, the more likely they are to choose a career that's right for them - where they'll be happy and successful. That's why Kent ISD works directly with students in grades 7-12 to provide career exploration opportunities like job shadows and industry tours to help them learn about in-demand careers. Below are dates of upcoming career readiness programs:

DATE(S) TIME TYPE SPECIFIC LINK
October 5-28
(Tuesdays & Thursdays)
3:30-4 p.m. Career Explorers - Virtual Health Care Occupations Register
(Deadline: Oct. 1)
October 7 3:30-4 p.m. Career Chats - Virtual Kelly Summers - RN: Kidney Transplant, Mercy Health Register
October 13 5:30-6:30 p.m. Talk & Tour Career Series - Virtual Health Science Careers: Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan - Surgery Center Register
October 14 3:30-4 p.m. Career Chats - Virtual Angel Hall - Occupational Therapist, Mary Free Bed Register
October 15 2-2:40 p.m. P3: Professional Pop-Up Panel - Virtual Jose Velasquez - Product Engineer, GE Aviation
Kia Rodriguez - Software Engineer, GE Aviation
Humberto Tello - Test Engineer, GE Aviation
Register
October 20 3:30-4:30 p.m. Talk & Tour Career Series - Virtual Health Science Careers: Mary Free Bed Register
October 26 3:30-4 p.m. Career Chats - Virtual Leslie Hirschenbauer - Health Instructor, KCTC Register
November 1-5   Virtual Discover Manufacturing Week 2021 Register
November 2-30
(Tuesdays & Thursdays)
3:30-4 p.m. Career Explorers - Virtual STEM Occupations (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Register
(Deadline: Oct. 29)
November 8-12   In-Person Discover Manufacturing Week 2021 Register
November 9 6:30-8 p.m. Virtual Parents as Career Coaches Register