2021 Groundhog Job Shadow Day

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

Job Shadowing is a nationwide effort where hundreds of thousands of workplaces welcome millions of student shadows through their doors.

Job Shadowing is an academically motivating educational activity dedicated to giving kids an up-close look at the world of work. Online this year, companies can host students for 2 hours or longer activities.

EVERYONE BENEFITS

For students...job shadowing:

  • Provides an answer to the question, “Why do I have to learn this?”
  • Demonstrates the importance of academies in reaching college and career goals.
  • Motivates students to learn by demonstrating a tangible application of classroom lessons.

For employers...job shadowing:

  • Helps prepare the future workforce.
  • Offers a chance to share knowledge and skills.
  • Demonstrates a tangible commitment to supporting and improving the community.

Fill out form and email to: annfields@dadeschools.net

For questions, call 305-693-3005

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IDEAS FOR VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW ACTIVITIES

  • Live tour or video of workspace
  • Tour of a worksite or project planning room
  • Q&A Panel of employees
  • Survey students ahead of day concerning their questions or concerns about career
  • Typical "day in the life of ______" (Engineer, IT Tech, etc.)