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Homeschooler Career Education Workshop
September 28, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Homeschoolers have unique and exciting advantages in the future of careers.
Don’t wait until after high school. Start exploring future careers now.
Early registration discount–purchase before September 1st for a better price!
Join this 4-hour workshop to learn:
- How careers have changed in recent years
- How students can assess their suitability for specific careers
- Paths that families can explore in career planning
- What experts are predicting for the future of careers
Hear from a panel of homeschooled graduates who will share about their career journey.
You will leave this workshop with valuable information, including:
- Resources for exploring student personality and career suitability
- Statistics about career trends, including jobs that are growing or in decline
- Familiarity with typical career paths, including apprenticeships, college degrees, entrepreneurship, and entry-level jobs
Questions that the workshop will explore include:
- How does passion factor into the search for fulfilling work?
- What are high-paying careers that are growing?
- How necessary is a college degree for a career?
- What are the most reliable ways to find a first job?