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Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Soft Skills and Hard Skills

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Viewers learn the difference between "soft skills" and "hard skills." Hard skills are specific, teachable abilities that can be defined and measured; however, soft skills are less tangible and harder to quantify, such as etiquette, getting along with others, and engaging in small talk. Both skill sets are needed for successful employees. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for children who are blind or have low vision. Part of the "Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!" training module.

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Runtime: 4 minutes 6 seconds

Still image from: Interactive Module: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode
0 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 13+
Still image from:  Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Introduction to "Getting a Job!"
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 1
6 minutes 26 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Role Model: Robina Rayamajhi
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 2
10 minutes 34 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Your Journey
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 3
5 minutes 16 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Rights, Responsibilities, and the Law
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 4
3 minutes 21 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Role Model: Blake Lindsay
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 5
7 minutes 42 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 6
4 minutes 20 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Workforce Development Centers
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 7
3 minutes 55 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Overview of Social Security Benefits
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 8
5 minutes 29 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Still image from: Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired: Supplemental Security Income Program (SSI)
Getting a Job! for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired
Episode 9
4 minutes 43 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12