Ever wondered what you might
want to do for the rest of your life?
Have you thought about your “dream” job? Do you have any idea what it takes to get there? Are you headed in the right direction? From doctors, lawyers and veterinarians to fashion designers, sports trainers and music therapists to college and professional coaches, Real Life 101 takes you “on the job” so you can see for yourself why these professionals love what they do. Learn about jobs you might not know even existed in this half-hour of thought-provoking, eye-opening fun and entertainment!
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This week on Real Life 101
Episode #299 | Week of March 18, 2019
Shawn will make an office visit to a pediatrician and see why she chose her specialty of working with children. Putting clues together to solve who committed a crime is a difficult task. Helena gets some insight into this challenging career when she meets a crime scene investigator. There are many exciting jobs in the space industry. Shawn will meet up with a space technician who discusses his important job of assembling a spacecraft’s parts. (repeat)
Next week on Real Life 101
Episode #300 | Week of March 25, 2019
Today, we celebrate our 300th episode! Shawn is going to start the show by meeting an art teacher who talks to him about how she brings outs the artistic talent and creativity in her students. Then, Helena will talk with a civil engineer and learn how her career includes keeping up the quality of water resources and ensuring roads drain properly after a storm. Finally, if you want to work with patients in the healthcare field, but don’t want to spend several years in college, stick around for Shawn’s interview with a medical assistant. (repeat)
Where can you find Real Life 101?
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