Stride to help high school students explore jobs and get hired with new My Career Connections series

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stride, Inc., the nation’s leading provider of online and blended education programs, today announced a four-part webinar series titled My professional relationships as a way for high school students nationwide to learn and apply for open opportunities with leading recruiting partners.

This live online series will put students in front of major organizations for a look at over 50,000 potential opportunities, including internships, externships, real entry-level jobs, and more.

Participating companies include Wayfair, CVS Health, Boeing, AG Careers, the United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM), the United States National Security Agency (NSA), and the United States Department of State.

During each online event, students will not only learn about each organization, but they will hear directly from hiring managers and company representatives about how to research, apply and interview for open opportunities, related career paths in different fields, and will have the chance to ask questions. Stride Success Coaches will also help students prepare during and after the events how to prepare their resume, interview successfully, and be a top job placement candidate.

The first webinar will take place on January 24e featuring federal job opportunities with the US Office of Personnel Management (OPM), followed by CVS on Feb. 24, with more to follow. To register for these events, visit this link.

“This is a great way for students across the country to learn about specific career paths in various fields and apply for jobs while still in high school,” said Dr. Sherri Wilson, director of the development of partnerships and career paths. “Our employer partners have a vested interest in building relationships with the next generation of workforces and hiring and are excited to create opportunities and recruit GenZ talent.”

Event attendees will also receive several toolkits that they can download from each session containing more information about hiring partners, additional tips for applying, and more free resources as they go. explore opportunities. And they’ll learn how to create a free online profile on Tallo, the nation’s premier online platform to connect students to opportunities, to be automatically matched with future opportunities, employers, colleges, and other tools. and content to prepare them for career-related opportunities. .

All participants will be encouraged to create or improve their Tallo profile to work and connect with employers, find vacancies and learn about future events, as well as get expert advice on creating a job. an outstanding resume, developing interview techniques and more from Tallo’s own career. Coaches.

For more information about the webinars or general Stride Career Resource Center information, please visit Stride Career Prep.

About Tallo

More than 1.4 million talented people use Tallo to create digital portfolios to showcase their skills and accomplishments, connect with post-secondary institutions and companies, and access personalized career paths and advice financial assistance. Businesses, colleges, and government entities work with Tallo to develop micro-targeting strategies and connect with the Tallo community and build their future workforce pipeline. Tallo helps partners understand Gen Z and Millennial talent, take a strategic approach to cultivating new and existing talent, and focus on quality matches with best-fit candidates. For more information visit www.tallo.com

About Stride, Inc.

At Stride, Inc. (NYSE: LRN), we’re reimagining learning, where learning is lifelong, deeply personal, and prepares learners for tomorrow. The company has transformed the teaching and learning experiences of millions of people by delivering innovative, high-quality, technology-enabled educational solutions, curricula and programs directly to students, schools, the military and businesses in primary, secondary and post-secondary institutions. Stride is a leading provider of K-12 education for students, schools, and districts, including career learning services through the middle and high school curriculum. For adult learners, Stride provides career training in healthcare and technology, as well as recruitment and talent development for Fortune 500 companies. Stride has delivered millions of courses over the past decade and serves learners in all 50 states and more than 100 countries. The company is a proud sponsor of Future of School, a non-profit organization dedicated to bridging the gap between the pace of technology and the pace of change in education. More information can be found at stridelearning.com, K12.com, galvanize.com, techelevator.com, and medcerts.com.

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