This strand is designed for teachers of subject-area elective courses such as business, computer applications, visual and performing arts, and physical education. Participants will gain an understanding of how career readiness can be supported in all subject areas. Additionally, participants will learn about AVID methodologies and WICOR strategies such as goal-setting, focused note-taking, organization, and time management. This strand will focus on incorporating these career readiness skills into all classes, from physical education to visual arts, in both middle school and high school.

Unit details

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Unit code:
JVU0013

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. gain an understanding of how career readiness can be supported in all subject areas;  
  2. apply AVID methodologies and WICOR strategies such as goal-setting, focused note-taking, organization, and time management;  
  3. incorporate career readiness skills into all classes, from physical education to visual arts, in both middle school and high school; and  
  4. identify funds of knowledge to differentiate instruction for diverse ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds.  

Assessment

Not Assessed

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