The Future Starts with You

The Future Starts with You

Discover best practices in the field of career readiness in the k12 space as Jewyl Alderson interviews educators, industry partners and others engaged in ensuring students are prepared for the future. Topics include career exploration, workforce development, Project-Based Learning, Career Education and any other programs designed to support students in making informed decisions about their future. This podcast is a product of the San Diego County Office of Education Innovation Division. Host: Jewyl Alderson Producer: Gabriel Diaz www.podpage.com/TheFutureStartsWithYou/ www.SDCOE.net/CTE

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June 3, 2024 22 mins

Join us for an exciting “crossover” podcast! Students Liam Roman, Mirna Fawzi and Rawan Albadri in the Arts, Media and Entertainment pathway at El Cajon Valley High in the Grossmont Union High School District have been podcasting for two seasons now, and invited Jewyl to come by as a guest on their podcast. 

 

After students recorded their podcast, we flipped the mic and Jewyl interviewed AME Teacher Brent Ford as well as Liam, Mir...

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Join us as Jewyl interviews Daniel Pink a CTE teacher at Bonsall High school. Daniel tells us all about his journey from sunny Florida to sunny San Diego, as well as some exciting programs he is implementing for his students.

Bonsall High School CTE Pathways⁠

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Join a conversation about everything from counseling in a rural community, building career ready opportunities for students, creating a unique spin on supporting students in getting early college credit and the promise of the new California College Guidance Initiative (CCGI). Eryn Barker is the Early College/CTE Coordinator for Bonsall High School, a rural community doing amazing things to support the success of their students.

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On this episode Jewyl interviews two current students of Oceanside high school who are in the Media Makerz program. Cat and Ant share their experiences creating media at Oceanside high school, refining video techniques, projects that prepared them for the future, what pathways they hope to get into and what the future looks like after high school.

This special video podcast episode is recorded, edited and produced by Oceanside Hig...

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On this episode Jewyl interviews two former students of Oceanside high school who are now with Media Makerz. Alec and Juan share their experiences leaving high school, finding work, discovering career aspirations and what drew them to Media Makerz.

This special video podcast episode is recorded, edited and produced by Oceanside High School Students in the Media Makers program!


Links: 

YouTube Video Podcast: here

www.mediamak...

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On this episode Jewyl talks with Lisa Stout and Lionel Saulsberry of Project Next an organization that helps students identify strengths, explore post-secondary options and prepare a pathway for college or career in the San Marcos Unified and Escondido school districts.

Project next

⁠www.projectnext.org⁠

Links: 

www.SDCOE.net/CTE 

https://bit.ly/ListenerQuestionsTFSWY 

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October 30, 2023 21 mins

Part 2 of 2:

Enjoy a lively discussion about how to prepare today’s youth for future careers in the creative industry from our Comic-Con recording of “The Future Starts with You” podcast. Hear about how we are building equitable access to creative careers.

Dr. Emily Schindler

Education Director, Comic-Con Museum

comic-conmuseum.org 

Stacy Snider

Actress, Producer, Co-founder of Mooncastle Films BRIC Foundation Collab

@stacysny...

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October 16, 2023 29 mins

Part 1 of 2:

Enjoy a lively discussion about how to prepare today’s youth for future careers in the creative industry from our Comic-Con recording of “The Future Starts with You” podcast. Hear about how we are building equitable access to creative careers.

Dr. Emily Schindler

Education Director, Comic-Con Museum

comic-conmuseum.org 

Stacy Snider

Actress, Producer, Co-founder of Mooncastle Films BRIC Foundation Collab

@stacysnyderl...

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Join podcast host Jewyl Alderson and podcast producer Gabe Diaz as we look back at an amazing year, and look forward to what the future holds for the podcast. Hear a few behind the scenes details, some of our favorite podcast moments, and consider plans for next year. We will also talk about some cool professional development opportunities this summer - one of which will pay you $3000 in stipends for participation, and another...

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The Future starts with Dual Enrollment with Mallory Stevens 

Mallory Stevens supports local schools, districts and charters as they develop dual enrollment programs tied to our local community colleges. Dual enrollment programs allow students to take college courses on their high school campus, leading to increased post-secondary enrollment and engagement. Many dual enrollment courses are CTE and allow students to get an extra step...

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The Future Starts in the Chula Vista Elementary District with Michael Bruder

The Chula Vista Elementary District provides every student with career driven experiences at the 4, 5 and 6 grade. In this episode we chat with Michael Bruder in the Innovation Station which is housed in the public library, and offers students an engineering experience designed with Qualcomm. 

Michael and his team work with local industry partners to iden...

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Episode 1.12: The future starts with Harold Mumford

Trained to be a lawyer, but called to be a teacher, Harold Mumford teaches English, Social Science and Engineering. He fell into it accidentally as a more traditional teacher, but after coaching First Robotics, Harold got sucked into project based learning and started teaching Project Lead the Way Engineering. He trains students to do the work, he wants them to “fire him”...

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Episode 1.11: Back to the future with Jamie Davenport

Jamie is back on the podcast to talk more about Project-Based Learning!  She left the field of Law to get into the field of education, and after a few years teaching English and social studies, she found out about CTE and has embraced it ever since! She was taught in a Law Academy at Crawford High in San Diego Unified, and eventually moved into a position suppo...

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Episode 1.10: The future starts with George Randy Zubieta

How do we create a place where students can feel like they are good at something in the classroom and can find meaningful employment? That’s what inspired Randy when he was a high school woodshop student to dream of a day he would become a woodshop teacher himself. Getting hired a week before the covid shutdown meant he had to learn to pivot early on, but providing ...

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January 30, 2023 18 mins

Before coming to education, Ryan Parks started a production company creating music videos and doing freelance filmmaking. He asked himself “why is it so difficult to find good help” and that brought him to the field of education where he hopes to train and inspire the next generation of students to be competitive in the industry. Allowing students to build the skills they need to be successful in the industry builds a student’s abi...

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Episode 1.08: The future starts in Oceanside with Teresa Collis

Oceanside Unified School District has a huge focus on Career Technical Education (CTE)! Hear from Teresa Collis, their district CTE Coordinator, about how she expanded programs when she was principal at Oceanside High School, and her work now at the district level engaging industry professionals from the community in the programs through advisory and work-base...

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Joanna Murray began wedging career readiness activities into her language arts courses years ago, and has long been focused on how to best motivate students. Join us for a conversation about her new career exploration lab that allows students to explore 21 different fields as they rotate through self driven Paxton Patterson modules. This middle school CTE wheel is designed to ensure students are driven to explore caree...

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Career readiness starts early in Vista Unified School District, where students at Rancho Minerva Middle School experience a variety of programs designed to ensure they are future ready. Join us for a discussion with Christina DeSanto, who is driven by the mission to create extraordinary experiences that connect scholars to college and career pathways. The “Triple C” College-Career-Connection course is designed ...

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We see makerspaces in classrooms and libraries in many of our schools, but how can students find ways to turn their passion for making into a career? Join Shaun Kain, Gabe Diaz and Jewyl Alderson at the Maketory, a local industrial co-working space, for a discussion on making at the K12 level and how entrepreneurs are making a career out of making in spaces like the Maketory. This supersized episode being released right before the ...

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November 21, 2022 18 mins

Join a couple of labor market nerds as we dig into the value of labor market information for education! Sarah Burns is the Director of Learning for our local Workforce Development Board, the San Diego Workforce Partnership. Sarah uses labor market data to help our region better prepare people for high wage, high growth jobs here in San Diego, and help local schools build pathways that lead to the jobs they predict will be there onc...

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