As of 7/1/21 students under the age of 18 will no longer need to secure a work permit from Walker Career Center. Employers will register employees directly in the new Youth Employment System. For more information visit..https://www.in.gov/dol/youthemployment.htm
6 months ago, Walker Career Center
Work Permits
Business teachers are collaborating to create file sharing in PCC.
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Davon is a Work Based Learning student at Ed Martin Nissan. His boss describes him as “outstanding.” He sets a good example of being a student who shows up every day ready to learn, demonstrates initiative to work, and displays a positive attitude.
6 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
student works on car
Students in Graphic Design classes got a chance to learn about career opportunities during a field trip to a local digital design company, Sport Graphics. Their tour guide was a former Walker Career Center Graphic Design student!
13 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
students on a tour of facility
students listen to presentation
employee shows students a sign
student look at large printer at Sport Graphics
One of the highlights of the Culinary & Hospitality Career Day was a tour of the Ivy Tech food truck. Students also picked up free milk and cookies along the way! #walkerweek #careerday
17 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
student grabs milk
students walk through food truck
Ivy Tech food truck
career day
Career Day at Walker Career Center was a treat! Students met with several local Culinary & Hospitality companies to learn about current and future career opportunities.
17 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
Open Kitchen booth
Waffle House booth
JW Marriott booth
Omni booth
Behind the scenes look at WCTV studios. Students learn how tv production in the “real world” is done.
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All Freshman take a class called “Preparing for College and Careers.” This week, students in those classes learned more about the programs offered at Walker Career Center, including the Work Based Learning program.
20 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
students at desk
students watch video
students listen to presentation
These future inventors are developing the skills they’ll need in our engineering program. The programs at Walker Career Center give our graduates so much more than a diploma!
24 days ago, Engineering and Technology Education
Introduction to Engineering Design students at work.
Engineering Design and Development students at work.
Principles of Business Management students are learning about entrepreneurship via virtual simulation! PBM students can try their hand at starting and running a food truck.
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Education Professions students had the opportunity to learn about how culture influences a student's education from Mrs. Rusununguko-Taylor. Thank you @MSDWarrenHR!
26 days ago, WCC_FCS
Education Professions Students
The Walker Career Center Job Board has moved to outside the new main office, F109. We’ve already spotted students finding job opportunities! WCC students and alumni can also find job postings on our virtual Job Board: www.facebook.com/groups/walkercareercenterjobboard
27 days ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
student takes photo of job board
Students in our Welding program are practicing vertical stick welding. Did you know that Welding is a high wage/high demand employment field and does not require a college degree? Our students graduate with the skills necessary to start their careers immediately.
about 1 month ago, Engineering and Technology Education
Student practicing vertical stick welding.
Student practicing vertical stick welding.
Student practicing vertical stick welding.
Mrs. Lawson’s students are learning about contributors to the medical field while at the same time being festive for the season!
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Cadet teachers gain real life experiences because of our awesome sponsoring teachers.
about 1 month ago, WCC_FCS
Education Professions Students
Student Hutch Neuhausel shows one of his Auto Service teachers photos of vehicles he has worked on at his Work Based Learning position. He was excited to tell his teacher that he received a promotion and pay raise!
about 1 month ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
student shows pictures on phone to teacher
Guests speakers are talking to seniors about next year plans and beyond!
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Seniors had a great time today learning about different opportunities for their future at Senior Fest!
about 1 month ago, Alexandra Harkleroad
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Kaydence, a Dental II student, has an internship at Dr. Gary Bacon’s office. She said the internship has helped her get better at placing fillings and has helped her feel more confident for her future career.
about 1 month ago, Walker Career Center Work Based Learning
dental student outside dental office where she works
Students love our “hands-on” approach to education! These students in our Ceramics class are bringing their sketches to life as they create art with clay.
about 2 months ago, Engineering and Technology Education
Students in Ceramics class
Student in Ceramics class