Welcome to Journeys to Careers


Welcome to Journey to Careers (JTC), a career awareness course that:
• Incorporates 21st learning and project-based learning to support student exploration of the Louisiana Career Education Model and (16) National Career Clusters™
• Exposes students to the Foundation Knowledge and Skills of the (16) National Career Clusters™
• Prepares students to make appropriate academic and career choices that facilitate college and career planning


I will be using this page to keep you updated on what is happening in class, important dates, and copies of handouts and notes.

***Schedule of topics and lessons may change due to unforeseen circumstances; this is a projected plan. I will update if changes happen***

If you need to contact me, please email at: ktrousse@mylpsd.com

I will also use Remind 101 for important updates for my class.



***Items highlights in blue have been covered.***
August 9-10th, 2018:
Thursday: First day of school house keeping.
Friday: Intro to JTC policies and procedures.

August 13-17, 2018:
Week 1
Monday:Lab policies, procedures, and programs. Everfi Pre Test (not graded)
Tuesday:Task Test Pre Test (not graded)
Wednesday: Who Am I? Group project.
Thursday: Who Am I? Group project.
Friday:Who Am I? Group project presentation.
Syllabus signature sheets due.

August 20-24, 2018:
Week 2
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 1 (Savings)
Tuesday:Intro to Career Cluster & Dream Job
Wednesday:Foundation, Knowledge, Skills-Career Cluster
Thursday:Interests Inventories 
Friday:Continue Interest Inventories and Career Interviews for Homework

August 27-31, 2018:
Week 3
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources Cluster
Wednesday:Career Spotlight/Agriculture Careers 
Thursday:Natural Resources Research Project
Friday: Natural Resources Research Project Continued.

September 5-7, 2018:
Week 4
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Arts, A/V Technology
Wednesday:Career Spotlight/Arts, A/V Careers 
Thursday: Newscast Research and Creation
Friday: Newscast Presentation

September 10-14, 2018:
Week 5
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 2-Banking
Tuesday: Intro to Information Technology 
Wednesday:Group activities about technology driven careers
Thursday: Ignition- Interactive Technology
Friday: Ignition- Interactive Technology

September 17-21, 2018:
Week 6
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics
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September 24-28, 2018:
Week 7
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 3
Tuesday: Intro to Architecture, Construction, and Manufacturing
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October 1-5, 2018:
Week 8
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to STEM
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October 10-12, 2018:
Week 9
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 4
Tuesday: Intro to Health Science
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October 15-19, 2018:
Week 10
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Human Services
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October 22-26, 2018:
Week 11
Monday: Lab-Module 5
Tuesday: Intro to Education and Training
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October 29- November 2, 2018:
Week 12
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Law, Public Safety, and Security 
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November 5-9, 2018:
Week 13
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 6
Tuesday: Intro to Government Administration 
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November 12-16, 2018:
Week 14
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Marketing, Sales, and Finance
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November 26-30, 2018:
Week 15
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 7
Tuesday: Intro Business Management 
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December 3-7, 2018:
Week 16
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday: Intro to Hospitality and Tourism
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December 10-14, 2018:
Week 17
Monday: Lab-Everfi Module 8
Tuesday: IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Wednesday: IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Thursday: IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Friday:  IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor

December 17-21, 2018:
Week 18
Monday: Lab-Achieve
Tuesday:  IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Wednesday: IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Thursday: IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor
Friday:  IGP/High School transition with Mrs. Matherne, Professional School Counselor