Courses organized around a career cluster theme. Integrates academic and technical curriculum with hands-on experiences, providing a real-life business experience and focus on employability skills. May include HS courses, articulated courses and/or concurrent courses. Academies are developed by teachers and are unique to each HS.
Criteria for eligibility: HS in MN Region 5
Participant Type: students, educators
Participant Size: classroom
Location: at High School
Mini-grants also available for instructors (up to $750) and students (up to $100) to support Academy needs. Details at www.BridgesConnection.org/careeracademies/minigrants and www.BridgesConnection.org/careeracademies/specialgrant
New hospitality and/or culinary focused Academies enhanced with ProStart curriculum. Learn more at www.BridgesConnection.org/prostart