Knowledge of Careers™ helps guide teens in our local community towards higher professional aspirations through a multifaceted approach including bringing local professionals from numerous career fields and providing new college counseling options that work in conjunction with previously existing counseling departments at the childrens’ school.
Our program is founded on values of leadership, career exploration, and social justice, and aims to spur academic engagement by highlighting the connection between academic success and professional opportunity.
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What We Do: Knowledge of Careers™ is committed to the academic and professional development of our neighborhood’s youth by introducing local professionals into the classroom to explain the steps they took to their current positions.
Where We Work: Originating at Booker T. Washington High School, K.O.C. is planning on expanding throughout Miami-Dade County to service all high-poverty public high schools.