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Job Shadow

This program demystifies industry for high school students through half a day of work-based learning. The experience allows students to see career options firsthand and gain skills that employers need.

Our 2021 Regional Job Shadow took place March 1-5 with 12,800+ high school students participating virtually. Instead of the traditional workplace visit, over 40 employers shared 100+ videos with students across the region to give them a look at what real careers look like across 15 industries. Check out our Job Shadow press conference and learn how the program helps guide San Antonio's future workforce in their career exploration.

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From the Source

“The experience was definitely eye-opening in that it showed me various career fields that are based off of hobbies.”

Student from Communication Arts High School

Record-Setting Day

Job Shadow Day 2021

12,800 Students

20 School Districts • 4 Charter Schools

40 Employers

Representing 15 Industries

21.87%

Y-O-Y Participation Growth

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Building a Greater Workforce

School-to-Career

Contact us today to get involved in our School-to-Career programs.

DIRECTOR, SCHOOL-TO-CAREER Krystal Peralez, PhD

Director, School-to-Career

Krystal Peralez, PhD