School to Careers Odyssey
Information For Teachers
- Grade Levels
- 6-8, 9-12
- Curricular Areas
- Series Length
- 6 episodes
- Average Episode Length
- 28 minutes
- Record Rights
- Recording/duplication allowed in perpetuity. If you miss the broadcast, contact your AEA for copies.
- Visit the Website for Teacher Resources
Visit the IPTV Education website to access timely, relevant resources for your classroom.
Series Description: Iowa Public Television's career exploration series features Iowa career professionals who help students connect school to the world of work. Career profiles feature accessible and fascinating occupations right here in Iowa. Visit the award-winning Web site for more career profiles and real-life challenges for students.
Featured career professionals: civil engineer; organ builder, metallurgist, air show producer [29 minutes]
Featured career professionals: zookeeper; organic specialist; park ranger [27 minutes]
Health Sciences Pathway (#103)
Featured career professionals: nurse anesthetist; registered nurse; optometrist [28 minutes]
Featured career professionals: photographer; newspaper reporter; composer; sound recordist [28 minutes]
Featured career professionals: sign language translator; child care provider; corrections officer; volleyball coach [28 minutes]
Featured career professionals: tourism director; executive vice president; marketing director [26 minutes]