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Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 1
7 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

This introductory video provides an overview of the series. Viewers are asked to think about their past experiences related to finding a job. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as statewide services coordinator for children who are blind o...Read More

BizKid$
Season 5 / Ep 9
28 minutes
Grade Level: 5 - 10

It's a job getting a job and "Biz Kid$" is here to help. Learn tips and tricks for writing a great resume, dressing for success, and nailing the interview. Get the inside scoop on what employers look for from a young entrepreneur who manages 200 e...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 2
11 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Law student Robina Rayamajhi has worked to overcome obstacles related to her visual impairment her entire life. She became interested in law through classes offered at her high school. She provides tips for a successful interview and recommends di...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 3
6 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

How does one make a plan for their future? This segment encourages students to become active participants in planning their futures. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for children who are blind or hav...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 4
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

This segment provides a summary of the IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) and the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). It is essential that job seekers with disabilities understand their rights and responsibilities, especially wh...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 5
8 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Blake Lindsay, communications and outreach manager for a nonprofit agency, has been totally blind since birth. He currently owns and manages his own radio production company. He credits much of his success to his positive attitude. Part of the "Ge...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 6
5 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

What is vocational rehabilitation? What does it mean to be eligible for vocational rehabilitation services? This segment introduces vocational rehabilitation and discusses where to find local offices. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as ...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 7
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Workforce Development Centers are designed to provide a full range of assistance to job seekers. Established under the Workforce Investment Act and reauthorized in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act of 2014, these centers offer trainin...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 8
6 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Why do people collect Social Security benefits? This segment focuses on the benefits of working and introduces the Social Security Administration programs that can help individuals find a job. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the stat...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 9
5 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

What is Supplemental Security Income (SSI), and why do people receive these payments? This segment offers a brief introduction to the Social Security Administration's Social Security Disability Income Program. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who s...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 10
12 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

Professor Beth Jones discusses her work experiences as a person with a visual impairment. She explains how self-motivation and goal setting helped her earn her doctorate. A positive self-concept, good time management, problem-sloving skills, and a...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 12
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, viewers learn about employment support programs. It focuses on the Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work Program. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for children who are blin...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 13
6 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, viewers learn the importance of having a plan in place when searching for a job. The first step is to write down career goals. These goals help create a vision and guide an individual's job search. Segment host is Crystal Melero, ...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 14
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

This segment focuses on job applications and looks at how they are used by employers. Job seekers need to make sure they are thorough, neat, and accurate when filling out an application. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide ...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 15
5 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, students learn tips for tailoring a résumé to a specific job posting. Students also learn what belongs on a résumé and the best format to use. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for ch...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 16
2 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

What should a good cover letter contain? This segment focuses on the content, purpose, and format of cover letters. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for children who are blind or have low vision. Par...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 17
5 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, viewers learn who to include on a reference list, the purpose of references, and what employers hope to learn from them. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coordinator for children who are blind o...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 18
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, the presenter offers interview preparation tips. Some of the tips include thinking about what the employer is looking for, dressing for success, and answering practice interview questions. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serve...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 19
4 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

What accommodations are typically available during an interview? How does one decide which accommodations are best? This segment focuses on how to prearrange accommodations. Segment host is Crystal Melero, who serves as the statewide services coor...Read More

Getting a Job for Students Who Are Blind and Visually Impaired!
Episode 20
3 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12

In this segment, viewers are given tips for steps to take after interviewing for a job. The discussions include advice for sending thank you notes or emails. Viewers are provided a list of "dos and don'ts" after an interview. Segment host is Cryst...Read More