Connecting Real-World Skills to Career Roles

Watch the activity overview video. This video shows staff facilitating the activity featured in the skill video.

As you watch the skill video below, think about these questions:

  • How does Dagen connect the skills youth use with their career roles?
  • What questions does he ask youth to get them to think about the skills they use as part of their career role?

Now that you’ve watched the video, reflect on what you saw and post your responses.

  • What are other ways you could connect youth to careers as part of this activity?
  • What are some other questions you could ask youth to think about the skills they use in STEM careers?
  • What other ways can you connect real-world skills to careers, outside of conversations?

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