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CONNECTING STUDENTS TO REAL-WORLD CAREER PROFESSIONALS.

Career Sparks offers eager young minds the opportunity to learn and directly interact with real-world career professionals in an exciting virtual encounter. 

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FOSTERING CAREER EXPLORATION

Career Sparks connects students with career professionals in a fun virtual setting called Spark Encounters. Whether it be distance learning, a hybrid model or traditional classroom settings, Career Sparks meets students in their space.  

In just 40 minutes, students interact and hear from career heroes like astronauts, doctors, or artists as they share their inspiring stories and educational journeys, along with the skills and training they've mastered along the way. Can't make the Live Spark Encounter? No worries! On-Demand Spark Encounters are available 24/7 on your schedule!

 

CAREER SPARKS IS IN THE NEWS!

Students, teachers and supporters across the country are becoming Sparklers! Check out what the buzz is all about and why educators are bringing Virtual Career Days to their classrooms. 

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BUSINESS INNOVATORS

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 21ST, 10AM (PT)

Join our Business Innovators Live Spark Encounter as we hear from two brand thought leaders that have led word-famous brands. Simon T. Bailey, the first African American Director of Sales for the Disney Institute and Norma Rener, brand executive and fashion powerhouse for the Jessica Simpson brand will be speaking specifically to our Sparklers about their careers. You'll learn what it takes to develop, build, and manage brands that are known worldwide by billions of people.

SIMON T. BAILEY

International Keynote
Speaker

Author, philanthropist & first African American Director of Sales for the Disney Institute, Simon continues to lend his business savvy to mega-companies Google, Microsoft, Hilton Hotels, and MasterCard.

NORMA RENER

Jessica Simpson Brand,
Vice President of Licensing

Norma has led the Jessica Simpson brand from its conception to international status with her keen business sense and love for fashion. She helped Jessica Simpson grow the brand from an initial shoe line to a business empire.

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GAMING GIANTS 

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Special thanks to Patrick Murphy (Epic Games) and Graham McNeill (Riot Games) for joining us for our first Live Spark Encounter titled "Gaming Giants". These innovative leaders shared their interests, passions and journeys that brought them to building a career in one of the world's most popular entertainment activities.  

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LIVE SPARK ENCOUNTERS' PROGRAM CALENDAR

2020-2021 ACADEMIC SCHOOL YEAR

GAMING GIANTS

September 23, 2020

BUSINESS INNOVATORS

October 21, 2020

SPORTS SUPERSTARS

November 18, 2020

TV TITANS

December 9, 2020

SPACE SUPERHEROES

January 27, 2021

MEDICAL WARRIORS

February 24, 2021

COMMUNITY HEROES

March 24, 2021

MOVIE MARVELS

April 21, 2021

FOOD MASTERS

June 2, 2021

UNIVERSITY LIVE

July 14, 2021

UNIVERSITY LIVE

August 4, 2021

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STUDENT

Have the flexibility to connect individually on your own schedule...at home, with friends or on the go. You decide when and where!

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Bring career heroes virtually into your classroom with consistent, turnkey programming, customizable for small groups or full-class participation.

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YOUTH ORGANIZATION

Build career aspirations within your organization by giving your group the opportunity to connect with career professionals. 

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Be the spark in young lives by helping students explore their futures! Contribute to building community.

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"The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows"

- Sydney J. Harris

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