Virginia's CTE Resource Center - Workplace Readiness Skills

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Demonstrate teamwork skills.

Definition

Demonstration includes
  • contributing to the success of the team (e.g., brainstorming solutions, volunteering, performing in accordance with the assigned role)
  • assisting others (e.g., supporting team members and leaders, taking initiative)
  • requesting help when needed (e.g., asking questions after consulting manuals on policies and procedures, knowing when to seek help from coworkers and supervisors).

Process/Skill Questions

  • What team skills are helpful at school? In the workplace?
  • What are the various roles of team members?
  • What are the consequences of using the strengths of team members? Of not using the strengths of team members?
  • What can you do to integrate a new person into your group or team?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science

CE.4

The student will demonstrate knowledge of personal character traits that facilitate thoughtful and effective participation in civic life by

  1. practicing trustworthiness and honesty;
  2. practicing courtesy and respect for the rights of others;
  3. practicing responsibility, accountability, and self-reliance;
  4. practicing respect for the law;
  5. practicing patriotism;
  6. practicing decision making;
  7. practicing service to the school and/or local community.

GOVT.17

The student will demonstrate knowledge of personal character traits that facilitate thoughtful and effective participation in civic life by

  1. practicing trustworthiness and honesty;
  2. practicing courtesy and respect for the rights of others;
  3. practicing responsibility, accountability, and self-reliance;
  4. practicing respect for the law;
  5. practicing patriotism;
  6. practicing financial responsibility.

Other Related Standards

Instructional Resources for Workplace Readiness Skills

Hello, My Name Is...and I Am...

P21’s Communication and Collaboration List

Recognizing Leadership Qualities in Yourself

Team Bonding for Teens

Team-Building Activities for High School Students

Teamwork

Teamwork Scenarios