Montana Career Lab will be hosting five 30-minute webinars throughout May. You can
register to attend any or all of the sessions using the information below. Each webinar will
be recorded and posted on our website for your reference. These are for staff, parents and students!
MCIS Junior Monday, May 11th
Learn to navigate MCIS Junior, a fun and educational career exploration tool designed for 5th-8th graders.
MCIS Junior activities help students explore and define their interests, preferences, and skills. They learn
how to connect their interests and abilities to the world of work, and how to use this knowledge to choose
high school courses and to make a career plan. (10:00 - 10:30 am)
Audience: Educators, Parents, Teachers, Counselors, Students
Registration: : https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7582867009946338320
Planning for Life after High School Tuesday, May 12th
Learn how to use MCIS to research education options for after high school. This session covers how to find
post-secondary training, comparing colleges in MCIS, searching for financial aid, and using the application
tracker tool to organize your school and financial aid applications. (10:00 - 10:30 am)
Audience: Counselors, Educators, College Advisors, Parents, High School and College students
Transferring Portfolios Wednesday, May 13th
MCIS portfolios are meant to follow students between schools and into their future careers. This webinar
shows school administrators and staff how to transfer student portfolios to a new school or to the adult MCIS
site so that students retain access to their career research and resume information. (10:00 - 10:30 am)
Audience: MCIS administrators, staff, educators.
Using Checklists to Follow your Career Plan Thursday, May 14th
MCIS lets you create personalized checklists to keep your career plan on track. This session shows users
how to use checklists, and demonstrates how staff can track students’ progress through the checklists.
(10:00 - 10:30 am)
Audience: Counselors, Educators, Parents and High School Students
MCIS for the Job Seeker Friday, May 15th
Learn how to use MCIS to find a job. This webinar shows you how to use the Job Search feature, the Resume
Creator, and the Pep Talk (Personal Employment Plan) Checklist. Whether you’re helping someone interested
in a complete career change or you need to find your next job fast, these tools will help you organize your job
search. (10:00 - 10:30 am)
Audience: Adults, Job Services, Teachers, Counselors, College and Career Advisors