Career Readiness

San Antonio ISD Offers Hands-on Bioscience Engineer Learning

SAISD Students Experience Bioscience Students from Davis Middle School in San Antonio ISD took a field trip this fall to the VelocityTX Innovation Center to learn about a day in the life of a bioscience engineer, including an inside view of how a robotic prosthetic hand works. Velocity Texas Innovation Center Engineering 25 students from …

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Clear Creek ISD Offers Dentistry Program

Clear Creek ISD Offers Dentistry Program Clear Creek High School CTE Clear Creek ISD is home to a thriving Dental Assistant Program! Students get real-world experience with clinic days as they perform extraoral exams. In Dentistry–Practicum in Health Science, students acquire advanced skills that prepare them for the Registered Dental Assistant (R.D.A.) exam and careers …

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Brazosport ISD Features Strong CTE Programs

CTE Programs in Brazosport ISD Brazosport ISD is proud to have dynamic and engaging CTE programs. The training and hands-on experience give CTE students the foundation to learning future career skills. Rocketry Dominates CTE in Brazosport Schools Rocketry students successfully launched their 230 lb rocket at White Sands Missile Range.  Students start with Rocket 1 …

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North East ISD’s Young Men’s Group

A weekly group of young men gathers in North East ISD to learn about self-esteem and confidence.  They realize the value of leadership and preparing for the future. Once a week, you’ll find a group of sharp-dressed young men on the Walzem Elementary School campus. Third-graders in the Young Men’s Group don their dress shirts …

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STEM STEAM Students Explore Art

HOW TO APPLY TO SAISD SCHOOLS CAST Med is the third high school in San Antonio ISD’s CAST Schools Network.  The school was created to help supply San Antonio with much-needed doctors and medical researchers.  CAST Med students follow one of three pathways: medical professionals, biomedical research, or public health professionals. CAST Med emphasizes medicine …

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Government CTE Programs and Pathways

HIGHLIGHTING GOVERNMENT CTE PROGRAMS ON ELECTION DAY Our traditional public schools offer exciting pathways that introduce students to careers in governance and public administration.  Hence, Election Day is a great time to highlight this valuable course of study. As voting records across the country are being shattered, interest in government and public administration has risen.  …

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East Central ISD Leadership Academy Offers Project-Based Learning

East Central ISD Leadership Academy Offers Project-Based Learning East Central ISD’s Leadership Academy opened at Salado Elementary for grades K-5 in 2019. Students use project-based learning that blends technology with classroom instruction. East Central Leadership Academy students apply what they learn at school in real-world opportunities by serving the East Central ISD community. Students participate in one hour club …

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Cools School Spotlight La Vernia ISD Future Ready Initiative

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ki7-T4X4xVw Through its Future Ready initiative, La Vernia ISD offers programs including Agriscience, Health Sciences, Culinary Arts, and more. Students earned 136 industry certifications and 2,136 college credits in the 2018-2019 school year. With students as their primary focus, the La Vernia ISD leadership acts as the school district’s policy-making body and is the official …

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South San ISD Middle School Academies

South San ISD Offers Middle School Academies

KSAT’s Cool Schools features South San ISD’s four middle school academies. These include the STEM Academy at Dwight Middle School, the Health Science Academy at Zamora Middle School, the Fine Arts Academy at Shepard Middle School, and the newly established Architecture, Construction, and Design Academy at Kazen Middle School.  Academy students benefit from AVID, project-based learning, Pre-AP …

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Alamo Heights ISD’s Business Incubator Program

Cool Schools on San Antonio’s KSAT 12, spotlights the Heights Business Incubator at Alamo Heights ISD. Students create and fully develop their own product or service. From concept to pitch, students collaborate, hypothesize, adapt, and test their ideas.  Business entrepreneurs and experts serve as coaches and mentors for the student teams. With access to a …

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Stem Advocate, Wade Cleary – Cleary Zimmerman Engineers

Managing Principal Wade Cleary Hannah Roberts, a UTSA social media and communications student and intern for Cleary Zimmerman Engineers, is a part of a project with UTSA to contribute to the Go Public campaign.  Roberts interviewed Wade Cleary, the company’s managing principal, about STEM curriculum, student pathways, and thoughts on education and the business sector. …

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