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STEP-UP Achieve Info Webinar for Employers

Fri April 03, 2015 | 10 - 11 am

Want to learn how you can become a STEP-UP Achieve employer this summer? Join us for this informational webinar featuring Todd Klingel, President and CEO of the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce, along with a veteran intern supervisor, a program alum and STEP-UP Achieve staff. 

EDTalks: A Hmong View of Public Education + Globally Competent Teaching

Mon April 06, 2015 | 6-7:30 pm (doors open at 5:30 pm)

2528 Nicollet Ave South | Mpls

Our April EDTalks will feature dynamic presentations by Kao Kalia Yang, author of The Latehomecomer: a Hmong Family Memoir, and Dana Mortenson, CEO of World Savvy.

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Sign up for our STEP-UP Mock Interviews!

Mon - Thu   April 13 - 16, 2015 | 4:45-6:15 pm daily

Minneapolis Convention Center- Room 200 | 1301 2nd Ave S | Mpls

Join over 500 professionals from across the Twin Cities for one-on-one interviews with 1,800 youth who are completing their work-readiness training in preparation for summer internships. 

Washburn High Career Fair

Share Your Career Journey at AchieveMpls Career Fairs!

We're looking for professionals to share their career journeys at our spring MPS Career Fairs! Connecting with high school students about your professional expertise and personal experience is one of the best ways to help them prepare for college, careers and future contributions to our community. Learn more!

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STEP-UP Achieve Jobs Program

Help us reach our goal of 800 summer internships for Minneapolis students! STEP-UP Achieve links your company with the next generation of talented workers by providing work-readiness training, hands-on experience, advanced career opportunities and more. Learn how you can become an employer today!

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FAFSA Workshops for MPS Students and Families

Fri - Mon   February 06 - March 23, 2015

MPS High Schools

Completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is one of the most important steps on the path to college – whether that means technical school, community college, or 4-year college or university. We're here to help! Check out this wide variety of FAFSA workshops and personal support available through our Career & College Centers this winter and spring.

Tiffany Enriquez, Career & College Center Coordinator, Roosevelt High School

Introducing Tiffany Enriquez

Career & College Center Coordinator, Roosevelt High School

How can our community help students? Talk with young people about their future plans! Minneapolis youth are everywhere and they need to know that the greater community cares about their success. Show interest in their future plans and encourage them. Know that our success is linked to their success!