Career Portfolio - 10th Grade Information

  • The following are the tasks that will be accomplished during Sophomore Year:

    1st Quarter Requirements Due by October 25, 2019*

    SmartFutures: MY Plan First Three Questions after logging in.

    SmartFutures: Skills (NorthStar Videos)

    • Internet Basics
    • Using Email
    • Social Media
    • Information Literacy
    • Career Search Skills
    • Your Digital Footprint

    BBEC Trip - Permission Slips Due: 9/17/19, Trip: 9/24/19, Essay Due: 10/1/19

    • In conjunction with the Berks Business Education Coalition (BBEC), all students will visit a local business during the school day. This visit focuses on employability skills needed to be successful in any career choice. The day culminates with debriefing sessions and a reflecting writing that students will upload to their Career Portfolio (SmartFutures). If a student is unable to participate in the visit, an alternative assignment is required. BCTC students are welcome to participate but are not required. *Your BBEC Business Visit Reflective Essay is due to your Homeroom Teacher on Tuesday, October 1st, 2019!


    2nd Quarter Requirements Due by January 10, 2020

    SmartFutures: Activities 8-10 (Updated 11/13/19)

    • 8: Exp. Careers While Still at School
    • 9: Selecting Your Career Goal
    • 10: My Programs or Majors


    3rd Quarter Requirements Due by March 16, 2020

    Update your SmartFutures portfolio by uploading the Matchmaker, Career Search, College Essay, and Interview Questions from Google Drive. *If they don’t have the materials saved, students must complete SmartFutures Activities 1-6.


    4th Quarter Requirements Due by May 22, 2020

    Resume (English 10 during Keystones)

    • In 9th grade, students created and uploaded a resume into their Google Drive. Students are expected to update their resumes each year. This will help greatly when they are required to do a final update prior to their Senior Presentations.


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