OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal and Afterschool Programs: Support Ohio’s Work-Ready Students
WORKSHOP PRESENTER: Kayla Mickens
ORGANIZATION: Ohio Department of Education
AUDIENCE: New Administrators (less than 2 years), Seasoned Administrators (more than 2 years), New Staff (less than 2 years), Seasoned Staff (more than 2 years), Volunteers and Support Staff
TARGET AGE GROUPS: High School
OHIO APPROVAL STATUS: N/A due to target age groups
SESSION 2 : 1:45 PM – 3:15 PM
WORKSHOP DESCRIPTION: Ohio high school students now can earn recognition by showing they are prepared to contribute to the workplace and their communities. In this workshop attendees will learn the process in which a student can earn the OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal designation. Further, attendees will work together to identify how Ohio’s afterschool programs can create and enhance mentorship and work-based learning opportunities for students to gain experience demonstrating the professional skills required to achieve the OhioMeansJobs-Readiness Seal.