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Skype Career Exploration


Students will use Skype to connect with individuals that work in the IT industry. Students will research related career fields to gain a basic understanding to guide their conversations. Students will chat with industry members and create a blog that highlights what they have learned.

Learning Targets: 
Be able to ask salient and cogent questions to a professional.
Describe the training required to be successful in the IT field.
Describe the typical work day and work flow for an IT professional.
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Creative Commons Licence