Guide for High Schools on Creating Job Shadowing Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities

September 27, 2020

Guide for High Schools on Creating Job Shadowing Opportunities for Youth with Disabilities

'How to: Build Partnerships for Career Exploration - Using Job Shadowing to Explore the World of Work' is a new guide is written for high schools on how to collaborate with a postsecondary institution or other organization to plan and carry out a job shadow day. The guide describes the preparation tasks that take place at the high school and those that take place at partner sites, then provides details for the job shadow day itself and follow-up activities. The guide includes a suggested task timeline in the back that may be helpful as a planning tool. Download the guide at http://www.ivrs.iowa.gov/Transition/BuildPartnershipsforCareerExploration.pdf

This guide is part of a series of resource guides from the Monadnock Center for Successful Transitions (MCST).