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Road Trip Episode 12 - "Home Again"

A teen, overwhelmed by choices, is troubled by what to do after his fast approaching graduation from high school.
In our final episode of Road Trip, we take an inside peek at the fields of telecommunications technology, recreational vehicle technology, digital video production, and sports and fitness management.

Featured Schools: East Central Technical College, West Georgia Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 11 - "All That Matters"

Daniel encounters a female student’s bubbly, self-confident aunt, who insists that since she dropped out as a teen, her niece should consider it, too.
On this episode of Road Trip, we take a peek at some of the people and technologies that drive the fields of environmental horticulture, construction, commercial truck driving, welding and industrial maintenance.

Featured Schools: Moultrie Technical College, Sandersville Technical College, Bainbridge College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 10 - "Give Me Patients"

Two girls apply for an entry-level job at a hospital whose strict policy requires employees to have a high school diploma or GED.
On this installment of Road Trip, we take an inside look at the fields and careers of electronics technology, occupational therapy, emergency medical technician, cosmetology, dental assistant and construction.

Featured Schools: Northwestern Technical College, Atlanta Technical College, Gwinnett Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 09 - "Grounds for Success"

A brainy student decides to give up on winning his dream girl and helps her boyfriend by persuading him to stay in school.
In this episode of Road Trip, we examine the fields and careers of forest technology, microcomputer specialist, agricultural technology, environmental horticulture and diesel technology.

Featured Schools: Okefenokee Technical College, Southwest Georgia Technical College, North Metro Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 08 - "A Thing for NASCAR"

A nerdish student takes a Road Trip to Lanier Technical College's popular Motorsports Technology Program in order to impress his Nascar-loving dream girl.
In this episode of Road Trip, we will get a closer look at the high-tech fields of motorsports technology, robotics, fire science, machine tool technology and automotive technology.

Featured Schools: Lanier Technical College, Valdosta Technical College, Altamaha Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 07 - "Sub Zero"

New counselor Georgia Allen, substitute teaching some bored students, recalls Road Trip experiences in order to capture and keep the class' attention.
In this episode of Road Trip, we investigate the fields and careers of criminal justice, forensic technology, radiologic technology, surgical technician and paralegal.

Featured Schools: Appalachian Technical College, Griffin Technical College, Savannah Technical College, Clayton State University School of Technology

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 06 - "I Know What You Did Last Friday"

While Daniel and Georgia are at a conference, Principal Felicia Terrell must serve as advisor to the Callaway High Fine Arts Club: a group of 'artsy' young people who, instead of showing a video about their recent Road Trip, want to dramatize the experience in dance and song.
In this episode of Road Trip, we take you inside the fields and careers of culinary arts, power sports repair technology, court reporter, printing and graphics, visual communications and medical lab technology.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 05 - "Big Man on Campus"

When an older middle school student threatens to drop out, Daniel takes him on a series of special Road Trips in order to pique his interest in future career opportunities.
In this episode of Road Trip, we take a closer look at the fields and careers of golf course management, mechanical engineering, welding, motorcycle service technology, optical lab technician, air conditioning technology, environmental technology and commercial photography.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 04 - "Call of the Wildlife"

When a bored student decides to drop out of school in order to work at a local wild animal park, Callaway High's principal orders up a Road Trip that proves how tending animals and truly caring for their welfare are two different things.
In this installment of Road Trip, we take a closer look at the duties of a veterinary technician and the fields of biotechnology, wildlife and plantation management, geographic information services, agribusiness, and fish and game management.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 03 - "Alternative Medicine"

One of the high school's brightest female students receives a Nursing scholarship and opts to go to a two-year tech college instead of a traditional four-year, which upsets her parents.
In this episode of Road Trip, we will take a look at jobs and careers in animation and multimedia, orthopedic technology, sonography and echocardiography and the duties of a medical assistant and a pharmacy technician.

Featured Schools: Central Georgia Technical College, Coosa Valley Technical College, Columbus Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 02 - "Reinventing the Wheel"

A Young Inventors Competition turns up some clever and not-so-clever contraptions, so Daniel plans a series of Road Trips that will pique students' interest in real-world manufacturing.
You'll want to check out this episode of Road Trip as we highlight some of the career opportunities in machine tool technology, diesel equipment technology, digital manufacturing and industrial electronics.

Featured Schools: West Central Technical College, Heart of Georgia Technical College, Albany Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Trip Episode 01 - "Plane Crazy"

When one of Callaway High School's brightest students withdraws from school in order to work full-time alongside his aviation mechanic father, counselors Daniel Petrillo and Georgia Allen help all involved understand how technical college courses can benefit both father and son.
In this episode of Road Trip, we explore careers and technologies associated with the aviation and transportation industries.

Featured Schools: Georgia Aviation Technical College, Middle Georgia Technical College, South Georgia Technical College

Thursday, March 5, 2015