Chilton, WI 53014
Jan102019

ACP Career Readiness Opportunities

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First published on 04 January 2019 Posted in Academic & Career Planning (ACP)

Career Related Clubs/Organizations:

  • Yearbook Club
  • FFA (Supervised Agricultural Experiences, Career Development Events, Leadership Events)
  • Chilton Conservation Club (Professional Anglers speak to students)\
  • FBLA: attend leadership and career planning conferences throughout the year; attended Marketing panel at UW-Milwaukee; toured Global Recruiters Network and the Financial Reserve Museum in Chicago
  • Prowler (student newspaper): attends NEWSPA (Northeastern Wisconsin Scholastic Press Association) Conference hosted by UW-Oshkosh's Journalism Department
  • Robotics
  • Coding Club

Career Related Field Trips:

  • Study Skills: trips to local technical schools and colleges; transition fair at FVTC in spring to assist in preparation for college
  • Personal Finance: attend Career Fair at UW Green Bay; also work on FAFSA, interviewing skills, job applications
  • Intro to Business: Marketing Panel at UW-Milwaukee
  • Intro to Health Occupations: field trips to FVTC and other local businesses. Guest speakers from various health-related fields. Job shadow required. Opportunities vary by term.
  • Biology: Raise, release, and tag trout
  • Energy: Conservation and Society: Tour Kaukauna Utilities and discuss potential careers in the energy field; field trip to a farm to look at an anaerobic digester and the careers associated with running the equipment; attend a coal power plant
  • Chemistry II: students are required to do a career project which includes a job shadow
  • SHARE: create career portfolios for ID students; job interviewing skills; mock interviews; field trip to New Hope to explore potential job opportunities for all students; guest speakers
  • Vocational Arts: Ariens in Brillion to view electrical, engineering, and maintenance careers; Fabick Cat at FVTC in Oshkosh for large equipment operation and maintenance; Faith Technologies in Appleton for electrical careers.

Business Partnerships:

  • Amerequip, Kiel: Student tours, mentors, YA placements
  • Briess Malt and Beverage, Chilton: student placements, speakers, tours, and school board partnership
  • HUI, Kiel: tours, mentors, student placements, funding, training, equipment maintenance, MB Company, Chilton: tours
  • New Hope Center: community partnership
  • Worthington/Benzomatic, Chilton: tours, funding, donation of supplies, Career Capstone placements

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