• RESOURCES

    Resource

       

    1.

    Title

    My Future

     

    Location

    www.myfuture.com

     

    Description

    This website provides information careers, the military, beyond high school and even has a work interest quiz.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will be able to access this site to learn more about one of their careers.

    2.

    Title

    MSN Encarta

     

    Location

    http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/departments/careertraining/

     

    Description

    This website has information on career training and the education needed for a specific job or career.

     

    Student Usage

    Student will be able to research the information needed for the facts on education and training for the career brochure.

    3.

    Title

    Similar Minds

     

    Location

    www.similarminds.com

     

    Description

    This website contains a variety of interest surveys and test for students to use.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will determine what career path they are interested in by taking one or more tests from this website.

    4

    Title

    Career Zone

     

    Location

    www.careerzone.ny.gov

     

    Description

    Jobseeker portfolio matching interests and skills with jobs. Also explore careers and develop a career plan with interests and abilities.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will be able to access this site to locate their career to help develop their brochure.

    5.

    Title

    Career World Magazine

     

    Location

    Family and Consumer Science room 421

     

    Description

    This periodical contains monthly articles on a variety of careers written by a person in that career and information to help students choose the right career path.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will find information for their career brochure that is current in this magazine.

    6.

    Title

    Groovejob

     

    Location

    www.groovejob.com

     

    Description

    This website contains a resource center with interview information, career goal planning, internship jobs, search for a job and even information on volunteer jobs in your area.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will be able to get a better idea on which career path they will choose and retrieve more information to include in their brochure.

    7.

    Title

    Career InfoNet

     

    Location

    http://www.acinet.org/acinet/

     

    Description

    This website has career information videos to view and it has a career resource library.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will retrieve more information from this site as they take notes for their brochure.

    8.

    Title

    Career Interest Inventories

     

    Location

    http://www.paris95.k12.il.us/mayo/invent.html

     

    Description

    This website has a variety of interest inventories but you must give an e-mail address and make a password for them to send you the results.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will use this website to evaluate their career choice by using a variety of interest inventories.

    9.

    Title

    Exploring Careers Video

     

    Location

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    Description

    This video has information on the different personality traits discussed using the Holland Hexagon.

     

    Student Usage

    Students will be able to use the information from the video to match their trait with a particular career choice.