CAREER LAUNCH MODEL

Students explore career pathways best aligned with  interests. CAREER PATH choices: Apprenticeships, On-Job Training, Two Year College and Four Year College.

CAREER AWARENESS

Students investigate career opportunities and gain knowledge from career events, seminars, job shadowing and online research.

CAREER PREPARATION

By learning about career options and career majors, students graduate from high school with a personalized career plan.

About Career Launch Curriculum

Aligned With Michigan's Career Model

The Career Launch Curriculum has been successfully piloted in the Iron Mountain Public School District in Iron Mountain, MICHIGAN.

Please take some time to look over the Career Launch overview knowing this curriculum is research-based, aligned with Michigan Career Model and is available for students in Grades K-12.

Barb Reisner, M.S., M.Ed.,
Author & Program Developer

Dian Miller, M.Ed.,
Contributing Author

Jonathan Ringel, M.S.,
Contributing Author

Brooke Thompson,
Website Designer

Barbara J Reisner
90%

Earn Career Major Endorsements

20%

Careers requiring 4-Year College

3-4

Interview Practice Sessions

90%

Career Planning Parent Support

Career Launch Program

CAREER LAUNCH COMPONENTS

  • Aligned to Michigan Career Model
  • Grade Level Curriculum: KK-4, 5-6, 7-12
  • Teacher Career Action Plans
  • Career Awareness Website Links
  • Parent Tool Kit Conversation Plans
  • Student Mentors: 4 Types
  • Career Portfolio
  • Diploma Endorsement
  • Career Videos
  • Staff Zoom Meetings
  • Career Launch Member Sign In
  • Staff Trainings

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