CTE Student Learning Opportunities
Provo Girls Summit
Thursday, March 8, 2019
Provo Girls Summit is a career exploration fair for girls ages 8-12. Our goal is to give young girls the chance to meet and visit with women from many different fields. We hope that this event will pique their curiosity and serve as a springboard for further conversations, research, and ideas.
Our 2nd annual summit will be Thursday March 8th 6-8pm. This event will feature successful women from a variety of professional backgrounds—academics, scientists, artists, local business owners and more. At the summit, girls will visit one-on-one with our guests at their professional booths.
Utah Valley Job Fair
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Utah Valley Convention Center, Provo
The Utah Valley Job Fair is FREE for all Job Seekers and will be held Wednesday March 13th 2019 at the Utah Valley Convention Center in Provo from 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Job Seekers will be able to create invaluable relationships with HR personnel and explore career opportunities with some of the biggest and best paying companies along with many others. Please save this date and schedule March 13th, 2019 as a must-attend event! You will be able to meet over 100 employers looking to hire hard working people like yourself.
SheTech Explorer Day
Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Mountain America Expo Center in Sandy
SheTech Explorer Day is a hands-on tech conference for high school girls 9th through 12th grade. This day-long event will include hands-on workshops in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Our ultimate goal is to expose girls to technology in a fun atmosphere as well as meet STEM role models to learn more about opportunities in those fields. Girls who attend will have access to internerships, receive a SheTech certificate, receive pathway information and become part of a community to help girls have opportunities in STEM. Registration opens in January. http://shetechexplorer.com/
Code to Success Summer Program
June 10 - July 19, 2019
Nebo Advanced Learning Center
Six week summer programming class FREE for Nebo students. Classes will be held at the ALC Monday-Friday from 8am - 12pm. Registration opens in January.
In collaboration with tech leaders, we provide students with the opportunity to access coding training modules, obtain one-on-one mentoring from experts, and take advantage of networking opportunities to pursue internships.
Our goal is to bridge the gap between education and industry by getting students interested in programming and setting them up on a successful education pathway in computer science.
More information to come!
- Utah's Career Connection (careers.utah.gov)
- Utah's Career and Technical Education System (www.utahcte.org)
- Department of Workforce Services, Utah's Jobs (http://jobs.utah.gov)
- America's Career Info Net (www.acinet.org)
- Utah Futures (https://utahfutures.org)