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Middle school administrators, teachers and counselors are valued partners of Fox Valley Technical College. Here you'll find access to career exploration resources and partnership opportunities.
PLEASE NOTE: All 2019-2020 events are at capacity. In lieu of visiting the campus, we encourage you to arrange a career cluster presentation. If interested, please contact Jennifer Fuerst at 920-560-1439 or firstname.lastname@example.org to make arrangements.
Career exploration for middle school students (6-8 grades). Students can visit our campus and explore various career areas.
Pre-registration is required for your group. Space is limited and will be on a first-come, first served basis. Parents are encouraged to join their child at this event. One chaperone is required for every 10 students.
FORMAT: The day begins with a short welcome and introductions. Attendees will break into groups that will rotate through three different career areas, followed by a final wrap up.
Please send this registration form (PDF) home with your students, along with a permission slip, and return all completed documents to Jennifer Fuerst the day of the event.
All students are required to take the following surveys:
Post-event survey taken at school after the event.
POST EVENT PRESENTATION:
It is highly recommended that a post-event career cluster presentation is scheduled.
Junior Achievement 7th & 8th Grade Technical Careers Challenge | In collaboration with Fox Valley Technical College
Thursday, February 28, 2019
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
JA Technical Careers Challenge is a real-world experience that allows teams of middle school students to compete against one another as they discover how education can bridge the gap between their passion and a future dream career.
Working with a team of middle school students, FVTC instructors and business professionals, students will learn and play as they participate in one of seven real-world, hands-on career scenarios.
Agriculture, Automotive, Culinary Arts, Diesel, Healthcare, Information Technology, Manufacturing
Career Interest Questionnaire
Table of ACP Components
The Future of Work | 60 Fastest Growing and Declining Occupations in the United States
Just getting started with your school's ACP initiative? Many valuable resources can be found here: http://dpi.wi.gov/acp
Coordinator, K-12 Partnerships
Your Future Is Up To You (PDF)
FVTC offers a variety of high-tech, engaging summer camp options for middle school and high school students.