College & Career Center

job_searchThe College & Career Center is the central location for students and teachers to access career-focused information and activities.  Cooperative Education is the concept of bridging the gap between school and work and we have the best Cooperative Education Coordinator in the district!

Cooperative Education Coordinator:  Peggy Thomas
Work-Based Learning Specialist:   Desiree Wooten

Hiring Opportunities
Nevada JobConnect Youth – http://www.nevadayouth.org
Summer jobs at Camp Foxtail – More information

Work-Based Learning Opportunities
Make learning more relevant through the following work-based learning opportunities available through the center:

  • Career Exploration and Job Shadowing
  • Employment Resources – Job Bank
  • Work Experience – up to 2 elective credits (Exploratory and Career Tech Related Work Experience)
  • Work Study – 2nd semester senior year
  • Business and Industry Presentations
  • Resume Preparation – 11th and 12th grades
  • Mock Interviews – 2nd semester senior year

Career-Center-4aCollege & Career Center Computer Lab
The following Internet-based Career Exploration and Guidance Resource Systems can be accessed in the Career Center Computer Lab:


LearningExpressLibrary

Use the Learning Express Library to use programs that will help you prepare for the ACT, SAT, AP Exams, PSAT/NMSQT, TOEFL iBT, and college admissions essay writing.

EmployabilitySkills

Seniors!  You will be testing on Workplace Readiness Skills in the Spring, so start preparing NOW by going to cte-escr.org.

ACTtest

Super important for Juniors and Seniors!  Please read the Eight Things to Know About the ACT Test.  Juniors, this test replaces your Proficiency Test, so prepare for this NOW!


Intersnship

Name
Link
World Affairs Council Las Vegashttp://www.waclv.org/internships.html
NASAhttps://intern.nasa.gov/ossi/web/public/guest/searchOpps/
Smithsonianhttps:http://www.smithsonianofi.com/internship-opportunities/
Asian American Journalists Associationhttp://www.aaja.org/apply-for-a-scholarship-now/

Announcements

Junior Information Night

Junior Information Night

Juniors, are you ready for senior year? Southeast Tech will be hosting a presentation about Preparing for Senior Year on Thursday, April 20 at 6 pm in the Commons. CSN, NSC, UNLV, UNR, and the Public Education Foundation will also be present to help answer your questions. Juniors, bring your parents, and let’s get ready for Senior Year!

Junior UNR Presentation

Junior UNR Presentation

Juniors: The University of Nevada, Reno (UNR) will be here for a presentation on Wednesday, April 5, at 10:30 am in the Library to speak to Juniors. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. White for a Google invitation or visit the Class of 2018 Google Classroom for more details. Space is limited to the first 30 students, and students who attend will be responsible for any work they miss.

Teen Job Fair

Teen Job Fair

Students, are you looking for a summer job? There will be a Teen Job Fair with many different employers held on April 7  from 3 pm to 8 pm at the Cambridge Recreation Center! More information is available in the College and Career Center.