Careers in Construction Days is a way to immerse students in a world of possibilities. By forging connections with business partners, these activities go beyond, offering a dynamic experience to:
- Paint a vivid picture of the workplace.
- Forge the crucial link between classroom learning and real-world applications.
- Provide an opportunity for students to actively listen, receive information, and pose questions.
Our Career Days are a collaborative effort where diverse business partners converge at schools, sharing insights into their workplaces, roles, and the educational pathways to success. Meticulously designed to achieve specific learning objectives, these events empower students to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and practical career insights. Whether listening to engaging speakers or independently exploring the event, students gain valuable information about the industry, career options, educational requirements, and the vital role construction plays in the local economy.
These activities are structured to:
- Enable students to begin identifying areas of career interest.
- Elevate students’ comfort level in interacting with adult professionals.
- Provide a setting where students can demonstrate their communication skills.
- Support classroom preparation, including research on the construction industry and participating businesses.