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Finding Green Careers

150 minutes
Primary subjects: 
Career and Technical Education (CTE)
Grade: 
9, 10, 11, 12
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This lesson introduces students to the idea of green careers and what it means to be a sustainability professional. We break down the concepts of "green" and "sustainability" and encourage students to explore how the concepts could apply to their career.

The lesson includes identifying potential green career opportunities and the skills, certifications, and credentials that can enhance a resume and improve a graduate’s employability.

Key objectives for students
Define sustainability
Provide descriptions of various green careers
Identify job requirements of green careers
Identify impact on sustainability these roles can have
Identify sustainability certifications and credentials and educational opportunities
Topics
green careers, sustainability
Skills
Communication skills
Methods
Real-World Application
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