CTE Student Resources
Prepare for the workforce from home!
Just because school is not in session, doesn’t mean you can’t prepare yourself for the workforce. Check out the self-guided activities below. Complete the activities and turn them in to your CTE teacher for credit.
Create a Resume
Create a resume to help you stand out when applying for a job or summer internship.
Need Help Organizing Your Resume?
Use the template below to help you write and design your resume.
Write a Cover Letter
A cover letter is a letter to include with your resume when you are applying for a job or summer internship. Use the template below to practice writing a cover letter.
Cover Letter Template
Create a LinkedIn Profile
A Linkedin profile gives you professional visibility and credibility. Use the instructions in the link below to create your LinkedIn profile.
How to Create a LinkedIn Profile
Fill Out a Job Application
Job applications are long and require you to have lots of information at your fingertips. Fill out this example application to help you prepare for your next job or internship search.
Start on Your Application Today
Create a Portfolio of Your Work
Read the tips for creating your professional portfolio below. Then compile three to four examples of your best work from this past school year.
How to Create a Portfolio
Write a Thank You Note
Get into the practice of writing thank you notes by reviewing the presentation below. Then write a thank you note to a mentor that helped you in your Career Technical Education this year.
How to Write a Thank You Note
This page was last updated on October 12, 2021