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Career Jam 2018 Video Released
Thursday, December 20, 2018
Have you heard about Career Jam? It was a one-day event held at The Dome in Queensbury on October 18th. Over 1,800 regional 8th & 9th graders attended. The Saratoga Economic Development Corporation (SEDC), in partnership with WSWHE BOCES and The Workforce Investment Board, collaborated with employers and school districts to inspire students and promote area job opportunities to raise awareness among the students, their families and educators of the direct skills and jobs needed in our region. Employers highlighted the skills needed across 16 Career Clusters in our area: Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources • Architecture & Construction • Arts, A/V Technology & Communications • Business, Management & Administration • Education & Training • Finance • Government & Public Administration • Health Sciences • Hospitality & Tourism • Human Services • Information Technology • Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security • Manufacturing • Marketing • Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics • Transportation, Distribution & Logistics.
Have a look at a video created about the day to see what the buzz is about.