Iowa Central Career Connections

What is Iowa Central Career Connections?

Iowa Central Career Connections is a new work-based learning program designed to help prepare students be successful as they transition into the workforce by connecting them to local businesses to explore an assortment of fulfilling career options through work-based learning. Iowa Central Career Connections partners with educators and businesses to help create a positive and lasting impression on our future workforce by helping them attain the appropriate skills and knowledge of careers in their interest so they can be better prepared for life after high school and make better post-secondary decisions.

What does Iowa Central Career Connections offer?

Iowa Central Career Connections offers a variety of activities including- but not limited to:

  • Job Shadows
  • Student Internships
  • Guest Speakers
  • Mock interviews with local employers
  • Career Day Activities
  • Career Exploration Days
  • Teacher professional development
  • Worksite tours for students and instructors

What are the Benefits?

Iowa Central Career Connections offers many benefits to students, educators, and employers to help build local communities and give students a wide range of learning opportunities. Check out the Benefits page under Related Links to see more details for your area!