The K-12 Connections program at Minneapolis Community and Technical College helps high school students prepare for college and explore careers through the following programs:
To collaborate with our public and charter school education partners to prepare all students to access college and acquire the necessary skills to be successful in career pathways of the future.
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Through collaboration with the Minneapolis public and charter schools, MCTC's K-12 Connections Department will train and educate students, teachers, counselors, administrators and parents on current labor market trends, college and career readiness standards, and life skills that promote college and career success. Through extensive reachback to middle schools, we will provide hands-on learning opportunities for students to explore high wage and high demand jobs of the future. In partnership with high schools, we will provide ongoing professional development for teachers and counselors regarding college readiness standards, opportunities for students to earn PSEO and concurrent college credits, early Accuplacer assessment, and summer college-readiness coursework through the Jump Start to College program..