Johnson & Johnson Vision Care
Students will develop a plan based on their interests, career/personality assessment results, and college and career exploration done throughout the year. Students will present their Education and Career Plan to their peers and volunteers.
Study hall will be set up to provide students with tutoring to ensure they are on track for promotion and graduation.
Students will participate in a STEM elective course at either Englewood High School or FSC
Including tours and tasters of local colleges and universities, a college-student speaker series, ACT/SAT preparation classes, application counseling and support.
Workshops will be held to develop students foundation skills, such as resume/LinkedIn building, interview prep and cover letter writing. Students will also have the opportunity to earn a Career Awareness Digital Badge, among others.
Career exploration activities will follow a variety of formats from career fairs and industry tours to lunch-n-learns and career coaching with J&J volunteers. All opportunities are designed to improve the student’s knowledge of STEM career options, better understand the working world, and motivate students to improve academic performance.
Students will participate in an two annual community service projects: Thanksgiving Give Back and MLK Day of Service.
By the end of the program (June 2024), BTE Englewood/Jacksonville will achieve the following:
75% of BTE students complete the three-year BTE-Englewood/Jacksonville program
90% of BTE students improve their college entrance exam (SAT, ACT, or FSA) scores
60% of BTE students completed a STEM elective at EHS or via FSCJ
90% of BTE students meet all state requirements for graduation
75% of BTE graduates applied to at least two institutions of higher education or industry certification programs
70% of BTE graduates have been accepted to a post-secondary opportunity
40% of BTE graduates plan to enroll in a post-secondary institution
40% of BTE graduates plan to pursue a STEM2D career
To achieve these end-of-grant outcomes, the partners strive to attain the following in Year 1:
90% of BTE students are committed to the BTE program and motivated to participate in year
100% of BTE students understand high school graduation requirements
90% of BTE students are on grade level and obtain junior status
All BTE students are aware of post-secondary opportunities.
100% of BTE students understand the higher education application process
100% of BTE students are aware of STEM2D careers and the diverse education and career paths
100% of BTE students acquire core foundational skills and complete one digital badge sub-competency