Our Work

ATEAM has partnered with Junior Achievement of South Texas to develop an 8 week career exploration and skills development program that introduces participants to high-skill, high-wage careers in advanced manufacturing while developing in them 16 Junior Achievement Career Success Skills.

Participants attend a series of 8 weekly sessions, onsite at one of 1,600 local manufacturing facilities.  Each session includes:

 

  • Overview of high-skill, high-wage career paths within the segment of the manufacturing sector of the host company
  • Team Activity designed to develop the JA Success Skills in participants
  • Tour of the manufacturing facility, led by a representative of the company

Youth Career Exploration Program

Teacher & Counselor Experiences

ATEAM works with Education Service Center Region 20 and other regional education institutions to provide teachers with opportunities to learn about the world of manufacturing and the careers available. During these professional development days, tours, and externships we provide teachers, counselors, and other educators with the tools they need to go back and educate their students and peers.

Manufacturing Tours

ATEAM has partnered with manufacturers throughout the San Antonio region to introduce more than 200 youth to the exciting career opportunities in manufacturing. Our tour partners include:
Toyota
Caterpillar
Cox
Manufacturing
Lockheed Martin
Kiolbassa
Lucifer Lighting
Chesapeake Energy
Schroeder
Higuchi
James Avery
ITM
Vision Works
Mission Pharmacal
Twang
Lancer Corp