KidsCollege School Year Programs

7th Grade Explore Careers Day

March 13 & 14, 2018
UVa Newcomb Hall

Employers: Please join us as a career exhibitor to inspire and education our youth.

How Your Participation Can Help

Your involvement with Explore Career Day will help 2,000 local middle school students:

  •  Explore a wide range of career opportunities through 40-50 interactive local employer exhibits
  •  Learn more about education, training, career choice, and career choices
  •  Meet higher education and training reps
  •  Visit a college campus

The most engaging exhibits are interactive and hands-on with participatory activities or demonstrations.


Connecting Commerce to Classroom

KidsCollege engages local businesses and organizations in the career education of K-12 public school students in Albemarle, Charlottesville, Greene and Nelson. Our mission is to promote personal and academic success for all students through regional business and industry involvement in K-12 education and to build a community of responsible and productive citizens for the 21st Century.

Goals

  • Offer students career exploration opportunities on a regional scale.
  • Strengthen existing business-education collaborations and facilitate new partnerships.
  • Create a community focus on career education to build a stronger workforce for tomorrow.
Middle Schools 7th Grade Explore Careers Day
High Schools 10th Grade BizKid$ Career Pathways Expo