Formed in 1967, SOCHE is a consortium of colleges and universities in Ohio that promotes educated, employed, and engaged citizens.
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Ohio In-Demand Careers
Ohio has a number of in-demand careers in growing industries that need more workers both now and in the future. Ohio’s Top Jobs page provides valuable insights to help guide students toward a future in each career.
Help Your Students Find and Apply for Internships
High school internships are an opportunity to work with at real-world employers, giving your students a head-start in narrowing their career focus while developing professional skills one can only learn with experience.
Incorporate Preparing for the Application Process into Your Lesson Plan
Review Employability Skills
Employers have identified professional skills needed for work success. Students can evaluate their professional skills to determine if they are ready for an internship.
Employers use resumes throughout the hiring process to learn more about applicants and whether they might be a good fit. Share these 10 tips to write a great resume with your students.
Prepare for the Interview
Preparing for an interview can be intimidating for students, but with proper preparation they’ll nail the interview. Here is an interviewing prep checklist to use in the classroom.
Help Businesses Design and Implement an Internship Program
SOCHEintern is available to help your local businesses set up a customized internship program for your students. SOCHEintern helps employers create a job description specific to high school students’ skill set and availability, so both the student and employer have a positive experience. Contact SOCHEintern using the form at the link provided, or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.