Student Job Shadows
ElevateEdAZ invites companies to engage with high schools more closely by hosting students for job shadow experiences aligned to their CTE program of study.
Aerospace, Automotive, Business Management and Administration, Construction, Engineering, Finance, Health Sciences, IT, Manufacturing, and Marketing
What is a Job Shadow?
A structured workplace visit that is designed to engage students by connecting classroom learning with practical business and industry observations and experiences.
Why Job Shadows Matter
- Provides opportunities for students to explore career pathways at an earlier age and introduces company and industry leaders to their future workforce.
- Exposes students to real-world career readiness expectations by introducing workplace expectations such as professionalism, dress code, work ethic, and reliability.
- Encourages students to nurture an industry connection that may lead to an internship opportunity.
Time – One day, 3-4 hours
Single or multi-department participation
Provide direct supervision of student(s) while on-site
Provide general experiences tailored to small groups of 10-15 students
Provide program and student feedback through evaluations
What is the next step?
Complete the Job Shadow Logistics: Business Partner Information Form or email questions to [email protected].