2019-20 Job Shadow Program
Our Career Link Placement Coordinator is Kristy Jackson: firstname.lastname@example.org
Here is Kristy's 2019 Job Shadow Keynote
Here is the link to the 2019 Job Shadow Application. Fill out the online application.
Here is the link to the Job Shadow Google Calendar.
Remind parents to complete parental consent form that was sent to them in Campus Messenger.
See the job shadow reminders on the east wall of the classroom.
Before you shadow...
Here are the documents you will need for the shadow:
As soon as you learn about your shadow and BEFORE you shadow, complete the
Business Information Form by using the web.
I have copies of this form on my back counter.
On Shadow Day...
Remember to turn in Make Up Slip to Jody BEFORE your shadow. Bring along your interview
questions, Employer Eval form, camera and something to write with.
After Shadowing, complete the following activities:
Follow the links!
A. Go to Fall 2019 Job Shadows at Quick Topic to post a response to the questions about your job shadow.
Once there get to be a lot of posts here, you will need to click the All Messages link and
scroll WAY down to the bottom to see the SEVEN (7) questions you will be answering.
B. Get a West Central Thank You postcard and envelope from me!
Here is the thank you letter content to use.
NEATLY handwrite your thank you and address the envelope. Don't seal it until I read it!
Bring a postage stamp or buy one from me!
Put ALL OF THE ITEMS BELOW IN the FRONT POCKET of your Career Folder
here I can easily find them!
C. Put your Interview Questions in your career folder.
D. Put your Student Evaluation stapled to Employer Evaluation in your career folder.
E. Complete the FAST SHADOW FACTS 2019-20 Activity by using the Occupational Outlook Handbook and
This is a research-based activity, so do NOT just write in what you know or think you know or heard on
your shadow or you will have to re-do the assignment. Use the websites above. Make note of which
websites you utilize!
F. Show me/turn in 5 images related to your shadow. Follow THESE INSTRUCTIONS.
G. Type up your 2-page MLA Format Job Shadow Journal. and SAVE IT!!! After you write it, ask me for the Self Edit activity.
We will be locating an article from a professional journal within the library databases and using that to support what you learned on the shadow. Follow this Rubric.
H. Go to CTI Career Search
--Click the link for the job title or titles that are closet to your desired career and job shadow area.
--Read the info at each of the tabs: Overview, Top Cities, Read 1 or 2 Personal Career Stories, Top Industries
--View the 1-2 minute video
I. 2nd semester---landing that coveted shadow