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  • CTE EVENTS

     

    ABSS CTE students have opportunities throughout the school year to learn about and become involved with career exploration activities at both the school and district level. The list below shows district level planned events for the current school year. If you would like to host, sponsor, or assist with an event for ABSS CTE students please contact Robin Bowers, ABSS CTE Director via email at robin_bowers@abss.k12.nc.us

     

    EVENT 

    DESCRIPTION

    DATE

    TIME

    EL Career, College, & Resource Fair CTE students in the EL programs participate in a district-wide fair designed to give an opportunity to learn more about a variety of careers, post-secondary options, and community resources as they begin to prepare for their transition from high school. 

    Thursday

     10/3/19

     8am-12pm

    Manufacturing Day

    at ACC

    Juniors and seniors interested in learning about manufacturing careers in machining, industrial systems/Mechatronics, HVAC, and the Career Accelerator Program Apprenticeships can participate in manufacturing day as they prepare for their future. 

    Friday

    10/4/19

    AM half day

    or

    PM half day

    ARMC-Cone Health

    Day - Fall

    Juniors interested in a health care profession can participate in this event and have an opportunity to meet and network with health science professionals and tour the medical facility.

    Wednesday

    10/9/19

    School Day

    Samet Day - Fall

    Juniors will gain an insight to virtually designing to constructing a beautifully landscaped building. Areas to be covered include virtual design, electrical work, masonry, concrete work, and landscaping. 

    Thursday

    10/10/19

    School Day

    High School Options Fair

    Students wanting to learn more about both their high school and CTE options can stop by the center court in Holly Hill Mall. CTE educators from the district will be there to answer questions.

    Saturday

    10/12/19

    9am- 1pm

    NC SECU Fall Reality of Money

    Students in finance-related courses take part in a simulated life experience where they are exposed to making daily financial and budgeting decisions. 

    TBD

    Fall 

    2019

    TBD
     Junior Job Shadowing Day
    Juniors are able to shadow local businesses for a day to learn more about one of their career interests.

    Thursday 

    11/14/19

    School Day
    Burlington Police Department Fall Law Enforcement Day
    Juniors interested in a career in law enforcement participate in this interactive day at the Burlington Police Department's training facility to learn about employment opportunities in law enforcement. 

    Monday

     11/25/19

     School day
     ABSS CTE Program Partnership Meeting
    Local business and industry partners meet with CTE teachers, staff, and students to discuss current careers, education, skills, and more to ensure curriculum is relevant.

    Tuesday

    12/10/19 

     3:30-5:30
    Manufacturing and Skilled Trades Day
    Students interested in learning more about Advanced Manufacturing  have an opportunity to tour two facilities learning first-hand about the industry, work environment, and the career options available in this technologically advanced industry. 

    Friday

    4/3/20

    School Day 

    Males In Nursing

    Freshman and Sophomore male students interested in a health care can participate in the Duke School of Nursing to meet and network with health science professionals and tour the medical facility.

    TBD

    Spring

    2020

    School Day

    ARMC-Cone Health

    Day - Spring

    Juniors interested in a health care profession can participate in this event and have an opportunity to meet and network with health science professionals and tour the medical facility.   

    TBD

    Spring

    2020

     School Day
    NC SECU Spring Reality of Money Students in finance-related courses take part in a simulated life experience where they are exposed to making daily financial and budgeting decisions. 

    TBD

    Spring

    2020

    TBD 
    Burlington Police Department Spring Law Enforcement Day
    Juniors interested in a career in law enforcement participate in this interactive day at the Burlington Police Department's training facility to learn about employment opportunities in law enforcement.  

    Thursday

    4/9/20

     School Day
     Senior Job Fair
    Seniors from all high schools who are staying in the local area following graduation are invited to attend this job fair to seek out both part and full-time employment opportunities. 

    Friday 

    5/8/20 

     8am -12pm

     



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