CareerSmart Classrooms integrates career exploration and employability skills into academic content customized for different levels of instruction, including adult education foundational skills.
Skills addressed: Innovation, Information Technology, Diversity, Leadership, Professional Mindset, Lifelong Learning, Problem Solving, Oral Communication, Teamwork, Leadership
The National Center for College and Career Transitions (also known as NC3T) provides coaching, technical assistance, and tools to help community leadership teams plan and implement college and career pathways and strengthen employer connections. Its co-founder and president, Hans Meeder, is the former U.S. Department of Education Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education. NC3T offers the CareerSmart Classrooms system, as well as a series of other products aimed at career readiness and planning, along with coaching, workshops, and keynote speeches. The center’s website houses a monthly blog, papers about college and career pathways, a sign-up for its free bi-monthly newsletter, and a podcast series in which Hans Meeder interviews leaders across the U.S. about career connected learning.
Critical & Creative Thinking
Leadership & Initiative
Teamwork & Collaboration