Extra Credit

Earn high marks in student engagement by participating in these additional opportunities.

Fremont High School Career Expo

Are you looking to inspire the next generation of our workforce? Join us to educate Fremont High School students about your career field! You will have the opportunity to get in front of over 300 freshman students! Each business will do a 15-minute presentation (the more creative the better) for a rotating group of 30 students through the two-hour timeframe. This is the perfect opportunity to influence students who will soon be making the very important decision of “what they want to be when they grow up”!

Date & Time

Feb. 14 | 8 – 10 a.m.

Grade Level

High School Freshmen

Contact

Tara Lee:
tara@fremontne.org

Fremont Middle School Career Expo

Exposure is key and the Fremont Area Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Fremont Middle School would like to showcase your amazing business to local middle school students! 350 students will be rotated from room to room to listen to your 15-minute presentation during a two-hour timespan. Get crazy with your experience and help these students fall in love with your industry!

Date & Time

Feb. 15 | 1 – 3 p.m.

Grade Level

Middle School

Contact

Tara Lea:
tara@fremontne.org

Walt Disney Elementary Career Day

Professionals will participate in an opening panel where students are able to ask general questions. Afterward, professionals will breakout into small groups to host 1-12 students for three rotations. Each rotation will be 30 minutes. Breakout sessions are a time where each professional can lead students through an activity, demonstration, or presentation that help students gain a deeper understanding of each specific career. They are seeking professionals in the fields of veterinary science, medicine (doctor), architecture, construction, acting (actor) and art (artist).

Date & Time

Feb. 14 | 9 – 11 a.m.

Grade Level

Middle School

Contact

Joe Vonderhaar:
jpvonderhaar@mpsomaha.org
402.715.2356

Kirn and Wilson Middle Schools Career Expo

Kirn Middle School and Wilson Middle School in partnership with the Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce will host in-school experiences throughout Careerockit Week. Employers will present at two consecutive sessions for one or more of the grades at each school. Each time slot is 39 minutes.

Date & Time

See below.

Grade Level

Middle School

Contact

Lori Shields:
lori@councilbluffsiowa.com
712.256.5647

Date School Session #1 Session #2 Grade Level
Tues, Feb. 13, 2018 Wilson Middle School 9:17-9:56 am 9:59-10:38 am Grade 7
Tues, Feb. 13, 2018 Kirn Middle School 12:27-1:07 pm 1:10-1:50 pm Grade 8
Wed, Feb. 14, 2018 Kirn Middle School 9:17-9:56 am 9:59-10:38 am Grade 7
Wed, Feb. 14, 2018 Wilson Middle School 12:27-1:07 pm 1:10-1:50 pm Grade 8
Thu, Feb. 15, 2018 Wilson Middle School 9:17-9:56 am 9:59-10:38 am Grade 6
Thu, Feb. 15, 2018 Kirn Middle School 12:27-1:07 pm 1:10-1:50 pm Grade 6

Lewis Central High School Trade Exploration Day

Join representatives from Iowa Western Community College, Metropolitan Community College, Iowa WORKS*, branches of the Armed Forces, Local Unions and others to showcase careers in trade fields. Exhibitors will have the opportunity to interact with students and overview careers and educational tracts related to their field.

Date & Time

Feb. 15 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Grade Level

High School

Contact

Joe Vinchattle:
jvinchattle@lewiscentral.org
712.366.8219