JA Journey-2-Jobs

What makes this experience different???

The JA Journey 2 Jobs events are similar to a career fair, but so much more: companies and organizations bring 2-4 staff, and hands-on activities to explain the many career paths available. The difference is what happens before and after the event.  The students are not just attending a one-time field trip.  JA Journey 2 Jobs students receive as many as 5 additional hours in the classroom, complete with student workbooks and teacher guides for the greatest impact!!  This content is developed at the national level to prepare the students for the experience and keep the momentum going when the event is over.

The 300-500 students come prepared with questions for the experts-our partners and exhibitors! We want to show them that there are jobs at every level of education, and in a wide variety of interests and industries.

Dates for the 2019/2020 school year:

October 22           Sachse Construction presents Construction Academy (Invitation Only)

November 21       All Industries

February 5           Skilled Trades

March 12             IT / Technology 

April 23                Automotive / Mobility

May 14                  All Industries

If you have a company or organization that would like to host a booth and share information with the students about jobs and career in your industry, please contact:

Linda Morrell, Development Manager lmorrell@jamichigan.org; 313.962.0593

JA Journey 2 Jobs presented by:

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JA Journey 2 Jobs hosted by:

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