We sold coffee tea and smoothies. we sold them to the ucp employees. l learned customer service skills.- Darrien
I make announcements about the coffee cafe. we open from 10 to 12 - Emily
It was easier to do interviews this time. I felt more prepared and I was dressed better. They said that I did good. - Darrien
I feel great about the interviews. I passed out my resume I let them know that l am a hard worker. - Emily
This week we worked on problem solving so we decided to organize colored pencils we thought of why they were always getting unorganized and we decided to organize them by color and put a rubber band on them and then we put them back in the box and we kept 4 of each color for our class and that is what we did this week.-Alejandra
I was separating colors out and rubber banding them. I was organizing to solve the problem of the colored pencils always getting mixed up.- Darrien
pencils are organised they are colored we use rubber bands-emily
We went to the Rec center and we learned about a healthy lifestyle. For example, exercising and eating better. We gave ourselves a tour. - Alejandra
We walked around the rec center and looked around their facilities to see what they have to offer. -Darrien
Rec center is for working out- Emily
I learned to speak up.- Emily
What I learned at he job fair is that there were a lot of jobs that required the skills that i had and that i want to learn about Cyracom is a job that requires speak language which is one skill that i have i speak both English and Spanish and also ASL because I know a lot of sign language not all of it but some.-Alejandra.
I learned how to ask different kinds of questions at the job fair. -Darrien
Diversity means that everyone is different unique and beautiful you should always treat people equally because they might look different and they speak a different language but you should not treat them different you should treat them the same because you do not know what there situation is and you do not know what they are going threw so be nice and treat every one the same you would treat any one else and be respectful. -Alejandra
Diversity means that we live in a universe with different cultures. people judge each other about their life and where they come from and sometimes where they are born.
I like who I am. Give people Respect. It's good to be different. Go out there and be yourself- Darrien
We hove different skin hair, glasses and some of us girls and boys- Emily
PMA stands for Positive Mental Attitude . It is important to have a good attitude at work because if you don't have a positive attitude you will not have a good day at work and no one will want to work with you and also your attitude from how you start is how your day will go it is all about bouncing back and staying positive.-Alejandra
A positive attitude helps you stay out of trouble- Olivia
It keeps you safe- Emily
It helps you stay focused- Darrien
self-advocacy is making your own choices, your own decisions, and speaking up about your rights. i have a right to dress nice, watch YouTube ,listen to music, go out to the movies -Darrien
l have the right to work a job with teammates. l have the right to drink what l want and eat what l want. -Emily
We will start selling drinks August 26th. We went to Tucson Coffee Roasters to interview the staff to find out what it is like to work at a cafe. We asked them how to work as a team and how to work when it is busy.
Today we learned how to manage money for the coffee business. We learned about the tablet.
These posts are written by the students of the Employment Workshop Series.