What Do You Like?
Exploring Career Information from Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2010-11 Edition
This website is for students and occupations are categorized by interests and hobbies.
Who's Future is it Anyway? : A Student-Directed Transition Planning Process
Who's Future Is It Anyway? helps prepare students for their IEP meetings and gain self-determination skills through six sections that contain 36 lesson sessions.This lesson package comes with a Coach's Guide that outlines the lessons, how to teach them, the roles of the students and teachers, as well as expected outcomes.
My Next Move
Use My Next Move to search over 900 different careers and see important information including skills, tasks, technologies, salaries, and employment outlook. Discover related apprenticeships and training, and search actual job openings. Find careers through a keyword search; by browsing industries; or through the new 60-item, web-based O*NET Interest Profiler Short Form, a tool that offers career suggestions based on a person's interests and level of work experience. My Next Move was developed by the National Center for O*NET Development through a cooperative grant agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor.
The web home of the California Career Resource Network. This website contains resources for students, counselors, parents, teachers, in short, anyone interested in developing the career self-management skills necessary in today's world of work.
California Career Zone Website
The California CareerZone is a web-based career exploration system available to ALL Californians free of charge. The website provides self-assessment tools, career information, and essential information on 900 O*NET occupations, current California Labor Market Information, and more than 300 occupational videos showing real life footage of people in the jobs.
To assist you in enhancing your experience with the California CareerZone, a workbook can be downloaded CLICK HERE for the workbook.
California Career Planning Guide 2nd Edition This guide has been updated; it's a great resource.
Video introduction to the CA Planning Guide CLICK HERE
California Career Planning Guide 2nd Edition (Español)
California Occupational Guide Career Information...explore careers and the world of work
Career Action Plan (California Career Planning Guide 2nd Edition, p. 99)
Career Aisle: How Do You Prepare for Life After High School
Explore Career Videos for Grades 9-12
Being prepared for life after high school is important for academic and career success. This site contains resources to help you with career decision-making, career readiness, and post-secondary choices.
Career Aisle: Career Exploration - Middle School
Explore Career Videos for Grades 6-8
Exploring the world of work will reveal numerous careers you might like to investigate. Here's the info on the careers that are awaiting you. Which ones seem like a good match for you as an individual?
Career Aisle: Career Awareness - Elementary School
Explore Career Videos for Grades K-5
What do you want to do when you grow up? What jobs would you like to do that would be fun and exciting? These games and videos will help you to explore the many career opportunities that exist for you.
Career View (Virginia Career View) this is a great website; it has career assessments, activities, etc. for ALL grades.
Career Videos from the One Stop Center. You will find videos on cluster and careers in English and Spanish; there are also videos showing skill and ability needed for careers, industry videos and work option videos.
Career and College Planning Resources
This resource provides links for students and guidance counselors including resources to self assessments, career planning, career development and college planning. Under the Heading Career Planning, you will find the following topics: Career Quizzes and Skills Assessments, Career Web Quests and Lessons, Skills, Explore Specific Careers, and Career Magazines, Articles and Videos. Under the Heading Career Guides for Younger Students, there are the following topics: Career Development and Planning, Portfolio Development. There is a section on Job and Workforce Preparation. In addition, there is a section on College Planning.
Career Exploration Guides and Resources for Younger Students
This resource provides links for younger students and includes the following: Career Guides and Activities for Kids, Elementary Career Curriculum Guides, Career Coloring Books, and Career Curriculum Resources.