One of the goals of Industry Needs You is to assist educators in providing more comprehensive and accurate career advisement to students through real-time feedback from industry about occupational trends and the most promising career opportunities.

For additional resources to advise students, click here.

Educators can also access professional development opportunities available including the Educator in the Manufacturing Workplace and Counselor Boot Camp programs.

If you are an Educator or Counselor and would like more information about Industry Needs You or any of the available programs, please contact us.

Educator in the Manufacturing Workplace is a program that allows educators to learn about employers through an on-site job shadowing experience.

Read about the Educator in the Manufacturing Workplace program

View the 2014 Educator in the Manufacturing Workplace Lesson Plans

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Counselor Boot Camp is a one-day program that brings a group of educators to various employers to take tours, learn about the companies, and hear about the skills and education the employers need form their workforce.  The goal of the program is to provide counselors with information about the local workforce that they can take back to their students to help them make more informed career decisions.

The Oh-Penn Manufacturing Collaborative is working with local school districts and other partners to host Business & Industry Career Fairs for Students in the five-county Oh-Penn Region.

Read about the 2013 Lawrence County Business & Industry Career Fair