Exploring Your Potential is a revolutionary new online course that puts a fresh new spin on career planning and workforce readiness. In a highly engaging, interactive online format, students are coached throughout the four one-credit courses with videos by YSN CEO Jennifer Kushell, bestselling author of Secrets of the Young & Successful. Engaging lessons, inspiring quotes, worksheets, activities, and other videos from a wide range of industry pros make this an invaluable resource for forward-thinking educators everywhere.
Exploring Your Potenbal is a 4-credit online series designed to assist students in identifying and leveraging their best options for experience, employment, and entrepreneurship. Four digital courses; Discovering Your Opbons, Sculpbng Your Value Proposibon, Selling Yourself, and Acbvabng Your Plans guide students in structuring pathways and achieving career goals. Each course consists of 6 learning modules that offer actionable strategies, thoughtprovoking activities, dynamic exercises to be done outside of the classroom, and self-assessment tools. Through scaffolding activities, each course supports students in developing the necessary knowledge, skills, attitudes and actions to demonstrate strategic planning and competent decision making regarding their career advancement. Dynamic content intersects competency-based learning by using student's experiences, dreams, and goals as guideposts for development.
Students complete each course online at the pace set by the instructor and parallel to institutional curriculum requirements. Exploring Your Potenbal leads students to look at who they are, what they want, challenges they may experience and real opportunity pathways for success. Creative writing, organizational techniques, visual maps, storytelling, communication exercises and digital media activities engage students in constructive planning practices that are student-centered and applicable to their individual needs. Self-assessments provide quantitative data at the end of the course for instructors to compare with the formative exercises implemented throughout the semester. A table of key deliverables for evaluation including a video pitch, reflective essay, action plan, and digital vision board provide formative evidence to be compared with summative data from self-assessments.
Exploring Your Potenbal can be used as a stand-alone or companion curriculum and produces the following expected learning outcomes:
• Demonstrate a clear sense of self and career orientation.
• Develop the necessary skills to explore, investigate and take action personally and professionally.
• Construct strategic packaging and personal branding to leverage student's experiences and abilities while maximizing career opportunities.
• Design practical steps and actions to achieve career goals.
• Increase personal and professional expectations to exceed career potential.
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