Redefining Ready: Preparing the Workforce of the Future
Corey Anderson: Preparing Students to be Future Ready
Corey Anderson, College and Career Counselor at Central Valley High School in Washington State joins our show to discuss the evolving definition of future readiness, how COVID 19 has necessitated innovation, and the importance of following a data driven process to move a counseling department forward. Corey talks about how he’s adapted (and continues to adapt) his workflow to engage students and continue to provide them with top-notch resources during distance learning. In terms of future readiness, Corey talks about the importance of understanding the local employment landscape, the types of opportunities and training programs available as postsecondary options, and developing institutional connections with local industry partners to give students a complete picture of the various pathways available to them. Click the link and listen for more!