Career Connections offer practical ways for teachers, school counselors, families and community members to show students, as early as kindergarten, the types of careers possible for them. Career Connections are designed to support the whole child through intentional career advising practices. During this one-day event, presentations on career advising in middle school, leveraging business advisory councils, building financial literacy and entrepreneurial mindset, and the development of high quality work-based learning in your school will be provided. You will leave with innovative ideas and resources for kicking off the school year!
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Markell Mettler

Ohio University
Kelly Mettler is a PhD student at Ohio University in the Teacher Education Program. Her specialization is in curriculum and instruction. Kelly believes that early childhood education is especially important and that all people who care for young children are in fact educators. She has a passion for assuring that those who are educating children provide high quality and supportive services. Kelly contracts with the Ohio’s University Consortium for Children and Adult Services (OUCCAS) to train Ohio child welfare supervisors as well as adult protective service staff. Additionally, Kelly assists with providing curriculum content for their content team. Kelly trains for the PAXIS Institute which works to bring peace, productivity, health, and happiness to classrooms internationally. Kelly has passion for people and believes we can make a difference in the lives of others!

My Speakers Sessions

Wednesday, July 27

1:45pm EDT