E28 How to Know Your Purpose and Help Your Student Find Theirs, with Adriana Arevelo, 10-time Emmy Winner and CTE Expert

Episode Description

In this episode, we chat with 10-time Emmy winner, CTE Expert, and broadcasting phenom Adriana Arevelo! We discuss what CTE learning is and how to know whether or not it’s for your student, how she won 10 Emmys, why college may not be for everyone, and much more. See below for a full list of topics covered in this episode and tune in to hear more!

Key Topics Covered in This Episode:

  • Adriana’s background and credentials
  • Her work as a news correspondent and broadcasting
  • How journalism has led her to teaching
  • Breaking down her CTE school, S.L.A.M. (Sports, Leadership, And Management)
  • Why college may not be for everyone
  • What are CTE’s and how to know if they are the right fit for your student
  • How she became a 10-time Emmy Award winner and the stories behind them
  • The importance of knowing your purpose
  • What she plans to accomplish over the next few years
  • The major differences in the education system between Columbia and the United States
  • The importance of being informed of all education options for your students