MEBA’s Educator Field Studies Series provides Midlands educators with a front row seat to learn about various industries within the 16 career clusters as well as related career paths, required skills and education, labor market statistics and workforce trends. Educators take what they learn back to the classroom, adding relevance to core curriculum and better preparing future employees. The series also promotes networking among educators and industry professionals, creating extended learning opportunities and partnerships.
2016 – 2017 Educator Field Studies Series
The 2016 – 2017 Educator Field Studies series will spotlight “Hot Jobs” within those industries predicted to have the largest workforce need and growth expectancy but also a potential workforce shortage. Featured industries include health science, advanced manufacturing, information technology, STEM and alternative energy industries.