MSA has partnered with YouScience, a next generation online career guidance program that captures real measures of aptitudes through a series of brain games. Students get in-depth information on their unique talents, and can explore careers that best-fit their abilities. YouScience also gives students personalized language to help them with application essays and resumes. It’s easily accessed by smartphone so students can share their results with parents. Additionally, YouScience makes it easy for faculty. Student analytics are provided to counselors and administrators, giving you insights to get students into the right programs, pathways, and post-secondary programs based on their abilities. MSA has negotiated a special school license pricing with YouScience. Learn more, or contact them, at www.youscience.com/contact/ and be sure to mention Magnet Schools of American to receive the discount.
Message from the Fall Technical Assistance & Training Conference:
YouScience is revolutionizing career guidance by connecting students to their best-fit passion paths. We capture real measures of aptitudes and help students see how their natural talents connect to real-world careers. We also provide analytics so counselors can ensure they’re giving students data-based career guidance.
If you, or members from your school, would like to try YouScience, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We look forward to helping your students find their way faster.
The following is a link to a demo video: https://vimeo.com/188143452/a6de9713ed
November 2017 e-Choice Article:
An Innovative Approach Connecting Students to the Workforce
Connecting curriculum choices to career plans and career fairs to employers requires innovation. Metro Nashville Public Schools, recently used YouScience with its Academy students to help students identify their best-fit careers.
Access to article… click on YouScience under the “Quick Links” menu