INVEST Insurance Program

Posted by Erie Insurance
Date September 2nd, 2014 to May 28th, 2015
This Experience Has Been Completed
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Industries: Finance
Max. Attendees: 25

Experience Details

InVEST, a school-to-work insurance program, teams with high school and college educators to provide a useful insurance curriculum for students. With the help of InVEST liaisons (insurance professionals), students have the opportunity for job shadow days, internships or even careers after graduating from InVEST.

InVEST provides all materials necessary to launch your first InVEST program, specifically created to appease the millennial generation, including lesson plans, textbooks, activities and more. Best of all, its totally free.

Opportunities for insurance professionals to interact with students are established by InVEST working with educators and school systems across the country. InVEST volunteers, agency and company representatives; work closely with teachers so students get real-life perspective of the insurance industry. Through field trips, job shadow events and internships, students are able to see and experience firsthand what it is like to be in the insurance world. Through these efforts, InVEST is able to spread the message about insurance and become a resource for educators.

Experience Requirements

Teachers
InVEST provides free resources for high school and college educators to implement insurance education and career training in the classroom. Through this interactive and exciting program, InVEST provides a hands-on approach to create insurance literate consumers and establish marketable skills for students to enter the insurance industry as a career.
InVEST provides:
• Assistance from national staff and an experienced Teacher Task Force
• Printed textbooks (at the high school level)
• Teacher guide
• Lesson plans, including quizzes, tests, discussion questions and additional activities
• Online games and lessons
• Comparative rater
• Personality assessment with insurance career fit
• Guest speakers (in most areas)
• Scholarships to students participating in InVEST
• And more, all for no cost!

Begin teaching InVEST in your class for free today. Get started by viewing the website at:
http://www.investprogram.org

Experience Location

Erie Insurance is located at 100 Erie Insurance Place, Erie, PA 16530
100 Erie Insurance Place, Erie, PA 16530   ·   Click Here For Directions