7 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Academic Career and DevelopmentDr. Connor and Mr. Armstrong
8 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Academy CoordinatorJoseph Payne, RNBusiness PartnershipsAdvisory BoardWork-Base LearningNAF
9 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences A career-themed program dedicated to COLLEGE and CAREER readiness
10 National Academy Foundation www.naf.org Bureau of Labor Statistics project healthcare occupations to grow 34.5% by 2020, the second most of any industry
11 Program Features & Benefits Strong core academic classes every semesterCollege readyCareer-themed class at each levelEngaged students, workplace readyWork-based learning opportunities continuumAcquisition of soft skills, focused career planCertificationsEntry level job preparedness
12 HAHS Work-Based Learning Continuum Foundational and Interpersonal Skills (embedded throughout)Career AwarenessCareer ExplorationSite VisitsJob ShadowingAcademic InternshipsCompensated Internships or Service Experience
13 CertificatesBased on individual student goals, training culminating in an industry-specific certificate may be offered or strongly encouraged based on age and entrance requirements.Nurse AidePhlebotomyEMTPharmacy Tech
14 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Career Development CoordinatorDION DUKE, MSCareer Interest SurveysCoordinate Work-Base LearningAssist with life after HawthorneWork place, Carolinas Health Care College, Community College or the University….
15 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Specialized curriculum for Health and Life ScienceSmall Class sizesOffer 28 credits and professional certifications in Health Care or College Transfer courses through a partnership with Central Piedmont Community College.AP Certified Staff
16 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Partnership with Carolinas Health Care System providing internships, shadowing, mentoring by Health Professionals.Partnership with National Academy Foundation (NAF): addresses the critical achievement gap in STEMS fields by developing a pipeline of students prepared to pursue health related degrees and professions in on of the fastest growing sectors of the economy.Partnership with North Carolina New Schools (NCNS) whose goal is to “Engage all students with powerful approaches to teaching and learning and graduate all students ready for college, careers and life.NCNS provides 6 professional development sessions to to all academy teachers, and numerous one on one sessions to new and veteran teachers.
17 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Partnership with Project Lead the Way (PLTW): the leading provider of rigorous and innovative Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) education curriculum programs used in middle and high school across the US.
18 Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences Students can participate in several Enrichment ActivitiesAnnual Brody School of Medicine Premedical ConferenceHealth Career Symposiums offered at UniversitiesHealth Professional Speakers monthly
19 firstname.lastname@example.org Dion Duke, MS email@example.com Questions?Joseph Payne, RNDion Duke, MS
20 Field Trips Spain – March 2015 Art Science Council (ASC) Area Health Education Council (AHEC)STEM DAY – UNC-C