Test finds many SCS students self-select out of lucrative career paths

//Test finds many SCS students self-select out of lucrative career paths

Test finds many SCS students self-select out of lucrative career paths

In an effort to shepherd students — earlier — toward careers in which they may excel, Shelby County Schools participated in a program this past school year to assess the aptitudes of 1,800 middle schoolers. And what they found is that students are self-selecting away from lucrative careers — even when they show a natural talent for the work. Shelby County Schools worked with Nashville-based tech firm YouScience to match students to more than 500 careers. To do so, students took a roughly…

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By | 2019-06-10T19:55:40+00:00 June 10th, 2019|Education|

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