Description

There are a million paths to success. No matter how you get there, though, certain things are indispensable. We call these the Essential Skills. And you can draw on them your whole life, no matter where you decide to go. These core competencies - Goal Setting, Teamwork, Leadership, Agility, Perseverance, and Networking - are needed to help our young people succeed in a world of disruptive change - a world like the one we are living in today. Through an understanding and mastery of these skills, students are prepared for college, career, and beyond.

Key Questions

  • What are the Essential Skills and why are they important?
  • How can students develop the Essential Skills?
  • How will the Essential Skills help students become college and career ready?

Expected Outcomes

  • Success comes in many forms, but certain abilities will help you get there
  • The Essential Skills are timeless and transferable

Documents

Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 01/16/2018 1:00 PM   Eastern Time

Duration

 01:00

Presenter

Andrea McDonald CFES Brilliant Pathways

Invitee

Kristen Green G.W. CARVER HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Anne Stanich

Invitee

Meredith Stasik IN CONNECTIONS ACAD VIRTUAL PILOT

Invitee

Beverly Lee

Invitee

Peggy Martin

Invitee

Melanie Martin-Terrell IN CONNECTIONS ACAD VIRTUAL PILOT

Invitee

Kayce Johnson IN CONNECTIONS ACAD VIRTUAL PILOT
Classes
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Grades
Grade 6 To 8   Grade 9 To 12  
Career Clusters
Education & Training  
No. of Students
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Topic
COLLEGE 101 SERIES: Building Essential Skills for College and Career Readiness
Sub Topic
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Industry
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Skills/Specialties
essential skills   Career Pathways   Career Path Planning   College / career advising   college access