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Challenge activities are designed by School to Careers (STC) career professionals. They represent real situations that may occur in the workplace. Educators are encouraged use the challenge activities as projects or activities with students. They are often used during STC ICN sessions where students get immediate feedback from the career professional. Educators can also use the questions across the curriculum as authentic learning experiences in the classroom.

Acting Professionally
  Assistant Videographer #1065 (1)
  Dentist #1135 (1)
  Dentist #1135 (1)
  Dog Handler #1200 (1)
  Employment Coordinator #1061 (1)
  Interior Designer (1)
  Learning Coach #1141 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (1)
  Licensed Marital and Family Therapist #1125 (1)
  Lockmaster #1081 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Pathology Technician #1064 (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Prod./Dir./On-air promo (1)
  Senior Vice President #1116 (1)
  Sign Language Interpreter #1091 (1)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (2)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
Analyzing Information
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Architect #1139 (1)
  Assistant County Attorney #1144 (1)
  Astrophysicist #1095 (1)
  Athletic Trainer #1103 (1)
  Attorney #1112 (1)
  Cardiac Ultrasound Clinical Instructor #1070 (1)
  Certified Medical Assistant #1145 (1)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1020 (1)
  Chief Curator #1123 (1)
  Commodity Broker #1178 (1)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (2)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (1)
  Director of Pharmacy #1174 (1)
  Draftsperson #1201 (1)
  Draftsperson #1201 (2)
  Electrician #1074 (1)
  Employment Coordinator #1061 (1)
  Environmental Specialist #1203 (1)
  Field Sales Agronomist #1129 (1)
  Flying Instructor / Director #1033 (1)
  Industrial Engineer #1134 (1)
  Inspector #1213 (1)
  Interior Designer (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Land Surveyor #1118 (1)
  Landscape Architect #1052 (1)
  Leak Surveyor #1073 (1)
  Licensed Marital and Family Therapist #1125 (1)
  Lockmaster #1081 (1)
  Mechanical Engineer #1170 (1)
  Opera Company Executive Director (1)
  Organic Dairy Farmer #1004 (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Plant Biotechnology Manager #1131 (1)
  Pre-Press Supervisor #1160 (1)
  President and Chief Executive Officer #1126 (1)
  Programmer Analyst #1162 (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (2)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (1)
  Senior Landscape Designer #1052 (1)
  Senior Manager of Technical Services (1)
  Senior Research Associate #1133 (1)
  Travel Agent (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (1)
  Vice President and Director of Investments #1168 (1)
  Videographer #1065 (1)
Collecting Information
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Artist #1146 (1)
  Assistant Producer #1065 (1)
  Attorney #1112 (1)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1020 (1)
  Clothing Designer #1138 (1)
  Commodity Broker #1178 (1)
  Director #1079 (1)
  Drilling Reservist Marine #1209 (1)
  Environmental Specialist #1203 (1)
  Land Surveyor #1118 (1)
  Landscape Architect #1052 (1)
  Leak Surveyor #1073 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Opera Company Executive Director (1)
  Plant Biotechnology Manager #1131 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (2)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (3)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (1)
  Senior Landscape Designer #1052 (1)
  Senior Research Associate #1133 (1)
  Senior Vice President #1116 (1)
  Travel Agent (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (1)
Completing an Activity
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1021 (1)
  Clothing Designer #1138 (1)
  County Extension Education Director #1155 (1)
  Crop Production Specialist #1189 (1)
  Dermatologist #1195 (1)
  Director #1079 (1)
  Drilling Reservist Marine #1209 (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Newspaper Reporter #1047 (1)
  Opera Company Executive Director (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Plant Biotechnology Manager #1131 (1)
  Public Affairs Officer #1072 (1)
  Radio Broadcaster #1214 (1)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (1)
Conflict Resolution
  Assistant County Attorney #1144 (1)
  Assistant Videographer #1065 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  Environmental Specialist #1203 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (2)
  Owner/Manager #1142 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (1)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (2)
Decision Making
  Assistant Videographer #1065 (1)
  Astrophysicist #1095 (1)
  Athletic Trainer #1103 (1)
  Attorney/ Business Owner (1)
  Cardiac Ultrasound Clinical Instructor #1070 (1)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1020 (1)
  Chief Curator #1123 (1)
  Commodity Broker #1178 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  County Extension Education Director #1155 (1)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (2)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (1)
  Designer--Commercial & Residential Space (1)
  Director #1079 (1)
  Editor (1)
  Flying Instructor / Director #1033 (1)
  General Surgeon #1171 (1)
  Inspector #1213 (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Land Surveyor #1118 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (1)
  Meteorologist #1120 (1)
  Organic Dairy Farmer #1004 (1)
  Organic Dairy Farmer #1004 (1)
  Pathology Technician #1064 (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Podiatrist #1175 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (2)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (3)
  Pre-Press Supervisor #1160 (1)
  President and Chief Executive Officer #1126 (1)
  Prod./Dir./On-air promo (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (2)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (2)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (2)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (1)
  Senior Manager of Technical Services (1)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (2)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (3)
  Veterinarian #1163 (1)
  Vice President and Director of Investments #1168 (1)
Identifying Problems
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Attorney/ Business Owner (1)
  Industrial Engineer #1134 (1)
  Leak Surveyor #1073 (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (2)
Interacting with Others
  Assistant Videographer #1065 (1)
  Attorney #1112 (1)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1020 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  Dentist #1135 (1)
  Editor (1)
  Editor (1)
  Employment Coordinator #1061 (1)
  Environmental Specialist #1203 (1)
  General Surgeon #1171 (1)
  Interior Designer (1)
  Learning Coach #1141 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (2)
  Licensed Marital and Family Therapist #1125 (1)
  Lockmaster #1081 (1)
  Owner/Manager #1142 (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Registered Nurse #1037 (1)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (1)
  Sign Language Interpreter #1091 (1)
  Special Education Teacher #1101 (1)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (1)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (2)
Learning New Ideas
  Assistant Producer #1065 (1)
  Certified Medical Assistant #1145 (2)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1021 (1)
  Field Sales Agronomist #1129 (1)
  Learning Coach #1141 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Occupational Therapist #1039 (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (1)
  Senior Research Associate #1133 (1)
  Special Education Teacher #1101 (1)
  Training Director #1074 (1)
Listening
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Attorney #1112 (1)
  Certified Medical Assistant #1145 (2)
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1021 (1)
  Employment Coordinator #1061 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (2)
  Licensed Marital and Family Therapist #1125 (1)
  Newspaper Reporter #1047 (1)
  Podiatrist #1175 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (2)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
  Travel Agent (1)
Locating Information
  Artist #1146 (1)
  Assistant Producer #1065 (1)
  Commodity Broker #1178 (1)
  Dermatologist #1195 (1)
  Designer--Commercial & Residential Space (1)
  Field Sales Agronomist #1129 (1)
  Freelance Writer #1149 (1)
  Land Surveyor #1118 (1)
  Learning Coach #1141 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Newspaper Reporter #1047 (1)
  Pest Technician (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (2)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (3)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (2)
  Registered Nurse #1037 (1)
  Travel Agent (1)
Organizing Information
  Certified Prosthetist and Orthotist #1020 (1)
  County Extension Education Director #1155 (1)
  Crop Production Specialist #1189 (1)
  Dermatologist #1195 (1)
  Drilling Reservist Marine #1209 (1)
  Freelance Writer #1149 (1)
  Landscape Architect #1052 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Newspaper Reporter #1047 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (2)
  Public Affairs Officer #1072 (1)
  Radio Broadcaster #1214 (1)
  Senior Landscape Designer #1052 (1)
  Senior Research Associate #1133 (1)
  Senior Vice President #1116 (1)
Reasoning
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Artist #1146 (1)
  Assistant County Attorney #1144 (1)
  Assistant Videographer #1065 (1)
  Astrophysicist #1095 (1)
  Athletic Trainer #1103 (1)
  Attorney/ Business Owner (1)
  Cardiac Ultrasound Clinical Instructor #1070 (1)
  Chief Curator #1123 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (2)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (2)
  Designer--Commercial & Residential Space (1)
  Director of Pharmacy #1174 (1)
  Drilling Reservist Marine #1209 (1)
  Flying Instructor / Director #1033 (1)
  Industrial Engineer #1134 (1)
  Inspector #1213 (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Landscape Architect #1052 (1)
  Library Director #1127 (2)
  Mechanical Engineer #1170 (1)
  Meteorologist #1120 (1)
  Organic Dairy Farmer #1004 (1)
  Pathology Technician #1064 (1)
  Pest Technician (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Physical Therapist #1166 (1)
  Podiatrist #1175 (1)
  President and Chief Executive Officer #1126 (1)
  Prod./Dir./On-air promo (1)
  Publisher / Executive Editor #1008 (1)
  Registered Nurse #1037 (1)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (2)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (2)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (1)
  Senior Landscape Designer #1052 (1)
  Sign Language Interpreter #1091 (1)
  Special Projects Producer #1065 (1)
  Tool and Die Maker #1007 (1)
  Training Director #1074 (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (1)
  Vice President and Director of Investments #1168 (1)
  Videographer #1065 (1)
Solving Problems
  Acupuncturist #1207 (1)
  Architect #1139 (1)
  Chef #1137 (1)
  Commercial Photographer #1198 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  Deputy Group Commander #1193 (1)
  Director of Pharmacy #1174 (1)
  Dog Handler #1200 (1)
  Draftsperson #1201 (1)
  Draftsperson #1201 (2)
  Electrician #1074 (1)
  Industrial Engineer #1134 (1)
  Leak Surveyor #1073 (1)
  Lockmaster #1081 (1)
  Mechanical Engineer #1170 (1)
  Occupational Therapist #1039 (1)
  Owner/Manager #1142 (1)
  Pest Technician (1)
  Physical Therapist #1166 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (3)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (3)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (2)
  Senior Vice President #1116 (1)
  Special Education Teacher #1101 (1)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
  Tool and Die Maker #1007 (1)
  Transportation Engineer #1055 (1)
  Veterinarian #1163 (2)
Teamwork
  Assistant County Attorney #1144 (1)
  Correctional Officer #1097 (1)
  Interior Designer (1)
  Landscape Architect #1052 (1)
  Meteorologist #1120 (1)
  Radio Broadcaster #1214 (1)
  Senior CNC Programmer #1181 (1)
  Senior Landscape Designer #1052 (1)
  Special Education Teacher #1101 (1)
  Technical Assistance Center Team Leader (1)
  Transportation Engineer #1055 (1)
Understanding Written Information
  Architect #1139 (1)
  Commercial Photographer #1198 (1)
  Commodity Broker #1178 (1)
  Dermatologist #1195 (1)
  Employment Coordinator #1061 (1)
  Land Surveyor #1118 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Pre-Press Supervisor #1160 (1)
  Seamstress/Tailor #1128 (1)
  Travel Agent (1)
Using Technology
  Assistant Producer #1065 (1)
  Electrician #1074 (1)
  Field Sales Agronomist #1129 (1)
  Freelance Writer #1149 (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Leak Surveyor #1073 (1)
  Lockmaster #1081 (1)
  Meteorologist #1078 (1)
  Occupational Therapist #1039 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (2)
  Public Affairs Officer #1072 (1)
  Senior Vice President #1116 (1)
  Training Director #1074 (1)
  Transportation Engineer #1055 (1)
Writing Messages
  Assistant Producer #1065 (1)
  Chef #1137 (1)
  County Extension Education Director #1155 (1)
  Crop Production Specialist #1189 (1)
  Dermatologist #1195 (1)
  Editor (1)
  ISO Coordinator #1006 (1)
  Petites-Separates Buyer #1124 (1)
  Police Patrol Officer #1058 (1)
  Radio Broadcaster #1214 (1)
  Transportation Engineer #1055 (1)

 

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