College and Career Readiness Teacher Resources
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Funding Your College Education
Most of the kids in your senior class really want to go to college, but some of them have no idea of how they're going to pay for it. Cover the basics regarding college funding. Information includes types of college options, types of funding options, scholarships, FAFSA, grants and loans.
11th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 26 Views 63 Downloads
Exploring Career Options
Get those kids brainstorming about the types of jobs or careers they'd love to have. Then have them dive into a career-focused research project. Pupils take an interest survey, discuss career clusters, then work through the provided worksheets to start researching a potential career.
9th - 12th Language Arts 129 Views 304 Downloads
Career Development: Interviewing
Prepping pupils for the real world is a vital part of our job. This activity focuses on getting upper graders ready for their first post-collegiate job interview. They will prepare a resume, research a potential company to work for, and then engage in a mock interview which their peers will rate.
12th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 21 Views 142 Downloads
Step Into the Real World ~ Careers & Service Learning
Students research, analyze and study a variety of resources and activities to broaden their horizons on careers and service learning through classroom, community and career activities. They scan all possible choices they have at their disposal out in the real world.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 14 Views 142 Downloads
Each of the 9 slides have a list of possible careers within areas of the Health industry. There are no explanations or details of any of the jobs and so this would be useful to introduce the areas and then let the students research some basic details for themselves.
11th - Higher Ed 21st Century Skills 3 Views 28 Downloads
Students explore their career options and practice resume writing and college application essays. In this career exploration instructional activity, students create a personal career portfolio using the Web and other resource tools to access interest surveys and career information sites.
8th - 12th 21st Century Skills 18 Views 144 Downloads
Archaeology as a Career
Students read several passages about archaeology to learn about the career. In this archaeology instructional activity, students research the career of archaeology. Students interview an archaeologist and then write an essay about the career choice of archaeology.
6th - 7th Language Arts 3 Views 11 Downloads
The Road to Careers (Part 1)
Fifth graders explore career options and potential jobs. In this career lesson, 5th graders study various careers and the training or education needed for those careers. Students study posters and name career paths as well as occupations in the paths.
5th 21st Century Skills 17 Views 20 Downloads
Career Education for Early Elementary Grades
It's never too early to connect children with the real world meaning of their work. A series of four one-hour sessions, plus a field trip, make up this unit on college and career readiness for first and second graders. After viewing a video about careers and completing a career interest survey, children brainstorm interview questions and ask them of various guest speakers from the campus community.
1st - 2nd 21st Century Skills 6 Views 54 Downloads
Preparing for High School and Beyond
College readiness can start very early in an individual's academic career. Jr. high schoolers discuss the transitions and challenges they expect to face during high school and beyond. Two worksheets are included, one in English and one in Spanish.
7th - 8th 21st Century Skills 8 Views 13 Downloads
Use this packet of resources in your career unit about writing a resume. Filled with instructions, suggestions, and examples, this series of worksheets could be a great addition to a unit about careers and professional writing. Excellent for junior high, high school, college, or an adult ed class.
7th - Higher Ed Language Arts 69 Views 527 Downloads
Short & Long-Term Goal Setting
Getting ready for the real word can start with understanding what you want to do when you grow up. Upper graders use the provided worksheets to consider what they'd most like to do as they leave school and enter the workforce. They consider both their academic and career goals, then discuss how they can make their goals a reality.
10th - 12th 21st Century Skills 19 Views 168 Downloads
Take this Job and Love It!
High schoolers need to be prepared to enter the job market during or after high school. Here are six preparational activities geared at getting those kids ready to enter the job market. They conduct research on various jobs, learn about choosing an employer, practice writing a resume and cover letter, and conduct mock interviews.
10th - 12th 21st Century Skills 72 Views 178 Downloads
Personal Learning Plan
Setting goals, career exploration, and self-awareness are three major components found on the path to college. A wide variety of wonderful teaching tools are provided to help you facilitate an understanding of how simple it can be to plan out an academic career.
7th - 12th 21st Century Skills 175 Views 635 Downloads