CSDE & Defined Careers Professional Learning

Defined Careers Professional Learning: Defined Careers provides instructional resources that are aligned to career pathways and can be used to support your district’s Portrait of a Graduate and Student Success Planning starting in middle school. The Defined Careers platform allows students in grades K-12 to explore and experience hundreds of careers across all 79 career pathways through engaging, hands-on projects. This immersive and collaborative experience brings together school counselors and educators to deepen their understanding of how to utilize Defined Careers in the classroom, in advisory, and for career guidance. To learn more and get started using these powerful resources, join us for this no-cost in-person professional learning opportunity.


Date & Time: October 18th, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm



1. Introduction to Defined Careers

  • Career Navigation

  • High-Quality PBL Framework

2. Defined Careers - Student Experience

  • Assessment

  • Results

  • Course

  • Portfolio

3. Defined Careers - Educator Experience

  • Classes (Demo Class, Classes, Grading)

  • Reporting

  • Courses (Assessment, Foundational, etc.)

  • Settings

  • Messages

4. Support / Q&A