Career, College and Leadership Office
Excellence, innovation and a passionate spirit define Cascadia Technical Academy’s Vision. Within that vision, the mission of the Career, College and Leadership Office is to work alongside Cascadia’s technical programs to prepare each student for their post-secondary learning and provide enrichment leadership opportunities.
Here is a great new resource for students wanting more information about careers: www.careersnw.org
Post-secondary career, apprenticeship, schooling and scholarships for any career preparation after graduation.
2018-19 Calendar of Events:
|Thursday, October 11, 2018||Financial Aid Night- 6:00PM-7:30PM|
|Monday, November 19, 2018||Career and College Days (Similar to a Fair)|
|Wednesday, December 5, 2018||Post-Secondary Application Day–During the sessions|
|Wednesday, January 30, 2019||Clark College at CTA waiving applications fees for first 25 students per session–During the sessions|
|Wednesday, February 13, 2019||Scholarship and Pizza Night! 6:00PM-8:00PM|
|Wednesday, April 17, 2019||Next Steps for Seniors and info for Juniors–During the sessions|
Campus Advocates—Student leaders are chosen by instructors to get further leadership training in public speaking, leading tours and talking with various district, county and state leaders.
Leadership/Campus Advocate Meetings: Meetings will be from 9:30-10:00 and 1:00-1:30 in room 530
Calendar of events:
|Friday, October 19, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|Friday, November 2, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|Friday, November 16, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|Friday, November 30, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|Friday, December 7, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|Friday, December 14, 2018||Campus Advocate Meeting|
|January 7-Feburay 6, 2019||Pre-Tour Presentations at your sending school|
|Friday, February 15, 2019||Campus Advocate Celebration|
What students said they got out of being a Campus Advocate: “Being a Campus Advocate improved my speaking skills for the high school audience.” “It helped me be confident and a better leader overall.” “I know myself more and I am able to talk and understand how to be an effective leader.”
Leadership- 3 Phoenix Weekend Leadership Opportunities. Bus leaves Cascadia at 3:00PM on Friday and returns at 3:00PM on a Sunday.
|Friday, September 21, 2018|
|Saturday, September 22, 2018|
|Sunday, September 23, 2018|
This will include 4 follow-up sessions and an evening graduation
|Friday, January 18, 2019|
|Saturday, January 19, 2019|
|Sunday, January 20, 2019|
This will include 4 follow-up sessions at 11:45-1:45 (all during 2nd session) in the Criminal Justice classroom:
1/23, 1/30, 2/6 & 2/20
This will also include an evening graduation (TBD)
|Friday, March 22, 2019|
|Saturday, March 23, 2019|
|Sunday, March 24, 2019|
This will include 4 follow-up sessions and an evening graduation (TBA)
Student Quotes about Phoenix Leadership Training and Personal Development:
“Phoenix was a life changing experience.” “Phoenix helped me take off masks, be more me and unburden myself.” “Phoenix gave me a new perspective on life and how I interpret things, see others and see what I am capable of.”
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