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Session 1
  • Full STEAM Ahead! Bringing STEAM to Your School*
    Join us and explore how Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics (STEAM) share important attributes necessary for success in the workplace. Create and take home resources to encourage teachers and administrators to support career development and participate in a school-wide STEAM-focused career week!

    *Please note this session was presented during the 2015 workshop season, but due to high demand, we are offering this session again during the 2016 workshop season.

  • Exploring Careers with Project Based Learning
    Get ready to put a new spin on career exploration with this hands on...minds on workshop! Engage your students in a meaningful career exploration process where students gain knowledge and skills for career development by investigating and responding to a complex problem, question, or challenge. Several project based career exploration learning challenges will be introduced from K-8th grade relating to Virginia's Academic Standards of Learning and Counseling Standards. A full electronic toolbox is included with PBL resources.

Session 2
  • Promoting Careers in Information Technology* Integrating art, apps, e-textiles, coding, and more, this session will provide advice and resources intended to promote student interest in information technology careers and help students develop 21st century skills. Throughout the session we will explore the resources - including comprehensive lesson plans, outreach exemplars, and Line Chaserz® - and discuss how they can serve as simple and affordable ways to integrate technology in the classroom and after-school technology clubs!

    *Please note this session was presented during the 2015 workshop season, but due to high demand, we are offering this session again during the 2016 workshop season.

  • Imagining the Future: Helping Students Discover Their Passion
    As educators, how can we nurture curiosity in the classroom? This session focuses on mindful ways to help students be creative thinkers able not only to set goals for their future, but also to dream about their future. Join us to explore how we can help students think differently, appreciate diverse experiences, and strive to discover their passion.

Fall 2016 Workshops Series

6 Workshops will be offered across the state of Virginia

  • Choose 2 out of 4 sessions.

  • All workshops will be held from 7:30AM-12PM. In accordance with Virginia's Licensure Renewal Manual, p. 9, we will provide 4 hours of in-classroom training during this Professional Conference.

  • Participants will earn 5 Continuing Education points for completing 4 hours of training.
    • Partial credit will not be available
    • Some sessions may fill up faster than others
    • All sessions apply to grades K-8


  • NEW THIS YEAR! Virginia Career VIEW plans on providing light refreshments in the morning to include, coffee, juice, water, and assorted breakfast snacks. We will not provide lunch.

  • Cost: Free
  • Sessions are held in computer labs / classrooms
    • For all workshop locations: We encourage everyone to bring a laptop computer and a flash drive to the workshop.
  • Registering online:
    • After registering for a workshop an initial email confirmation will be sent
    • Approximately one week prior to the workshop a reminder email will be sent including
      • Directions
      • Agenda
      • Parking information
      • Facilities information

  • A certificate of completion will be provided at the conclusion of each workshop


Workshop Information

Outreach Program

  • Request an Outreach
    Request a Virginia Career VIEW Outreach Coordinator for an on-site event,
    meeting, or training

Virginia Career VIEW Information Line 1-800-542-5870
( Only within the state of Virginia )