" As we think about how to remake high schools to improve academic outcomes and ensure that our students can compete in the labor market... we also need to ensure that classes are engaging and that students are motivated to learn because they see a pathway to their future."(Career Pathways: Education with a Purpose. Hull, Dan, 2005)CAREER PATHWAY Selection ProcessWHAT IS THE CAREER PATHWAY PROGRAM?The Career Pathways Program reinforces that the high school years are a significant transition to future career possibilities and adult responsibilities. The program is intended to help students focus on specific career opportunities that meet their interests. Killingly High School currently offers 23 p
tudents make more knowledgeable decisions regarding post secondary education and the necessary steps needed to successfully lead them to their career of choice.Therefore, the student connects the high school experience to the Real World of Work and gives the student a purpose for excelling at this level.
By clicking on the individual Pathways on the left, a new page will open showing occupations related to that pathway, with required and alternate courses.