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

New Southeast Tech Scholarships

New Southeast Tech Scholarships

Seniors: The Public Ed Foundation now has scholarships listed for Southeast Tech students ONLY! Please make sure you apply—the deadline for the scholarships is February 14. NO EXCEPTIONS. Go to Class of 2017 Google Classroom for PEF instructions.

Student Work Experience

Student Work Experience

(Juniors and Seniors only) If you are currently working in a business, or get a job during the school year, you might qualify to receive 1/2 elective credit, for a grade, each semester. Visit the College & Career Center, in the Commons, to sign up with Mrs. Thomas or Mrs. Wooten. Also, if you are seeking a job, check out the center’s employment listings.