Online Career Prep Curriculums
A different kind of career prep curriculum
Is your teen already seriously considering what they want to be when they grow up? Are they thinking about the possibilities that lie beyond high school graduation? Stride Career Prep can be the perfect choice to add to their education experience.
Stride Career Prep
Stride Career Prep helps prepare students for lifelong careers in a variety of fields, and in a variety of ways. As they accomplish the usual school subjects, they have the chance to explore a whole different way of learning.
From project-based classes that help them to develop problem-solving skills, to unlocking different job shadowing experiences or getting a head start on college credits,* Stride Career Prep has options for students with all sorts of goals.
Students can choose to be part of the Stride Career Prep program through a K12-powered online school, or they can choose including a more flexible learning option that allows students to remain at their local school for core academics and participate in take Stride Career Prep courses, clubs, and other activities online.
Learning outside the classroom. Skills for a lifetime.
At Stride Career Prep, students get exposure to project-based learning, or PBL. PBL helps students to develop crucial problem-solving skills that they’ll take with them into their career, and into adulthood in general.
With project-based learning activities, students are tasked with solving realistic problems that are similar to those they’ll encounter on job sites after high school. And by focusing on collaboration, students get exposure to teamwork required for success in the workplace.
Interested in another example?
Let’s say a student named Alyssa loves making her own jewelry and wants to explore a career in entrepreneurship. Our Entrepreneurship pathway gives her the opportunity to explore the business side of making her love of accessories into a career: from launch to growth, and marketing to fundraising. As a part of this pathway, she’ll be able to:
Explore what makes a business successful
Learn how to promote her business and attract investors
Discover what it takes to launch and grow a business