Aug 10, 2017
Damon asks our production team what kind of job they want after high school. Special guest April interviews Ms. Cardena in the main office and Principal Parker about their first jobs. Jasper and Nadia interview Ray Graham Training Center job coaches Mrs. Buckner and Mrs. Howard about what kinds of jobs you can get during school and what you need to know before you apply.
Power Your Story is made for students by students at Ray Graham Training Center High School in Chicago. We represent diverse voices, telling our real life stories through the power of podcasting technology.
Each season features a new group of student producers under the mentorship of digital media producer, Andrea Klunder, creating personal journals, interviews, and educational pieces about the topics that matter most to us.
Season 1 features interviews with local professionals on Cool Careers, advice for How to Get a Job, Bullying stories and strategies, Music & Dance, a featured interview with Chicago-based hip hop artist SamIAm the MC, and the reality of living with "Disabilities."
Season 1 is produced by Alfred, Beatrice,
Charmiane, Christopher, Damon, Genaro, Jasper, and Nadia with
mentorship from Andrea Klunder and Laura Burgess.
Production support from After School Matters and The Creative Impostor Studios via the Podcast Tech: Power Your Story program.
Cover Art by Emmanuel Johnston, from Ms. Yuridia Trujillo's Digital Media program through After School Matters.
Theme Music by Tanita Abrahamson and Andy Abrahamson, students of Ms. JoVia Armstrong's Sounds About Write music program.
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These are stories about real lives. We hope you learn something new by listening. Peace.