Career & Technical: Instructional Uses

Build awareness and preparation for career and lifelong learning using these digital resources1.

Explore career opportunities as authors and illustrators share fieldwork and technical study experiences.

  • Reveal the inquiry process as David Macaulay recounts his research while creating The Way We Work.

Fuel activism and empower students to pursue their goals and dreams.

  • Inspire students with Lynda Blackmon Lowery's Meet-the-Author Book Reading from Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March.

Reflect on real world technology, science, and math as they relate to human experiences.

  • Imagine the conditions that drive advancements in science and technology with Jacqueline Kelly in her Meet-the-Author Book Reading of The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate.

Identify role models with inspiring ideas and vision.

  • Captivate students with resources showcasing inventors sharing how their passion spurred their work as in Melissa Sweet's Meet-the-Author Book Reading of Balloons Over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy's Parade.

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1. Referenced from The Common Core State Standards and the Common Career Technical Core's Career Ready Practices. (n.d.). Retrieved February 22, 2017,from

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