Career Exploration abilities in grades 6-8 consist of various learnings. Students will begin to identify and investigate career opportunities relative to the type of education, preparation, experience and skills that are required for their success.
Examination of career exploration in middle school involves knowledge in the workplace. It also entails understanding the importance of knowing how to evaluate their career matches with alignment to their own interests, talents, strengths, and work values.
Students and their families being equipped with necessary tools for career exploration will allow students to make more informed decisions about their choices for secondary and post-secondary education, training, and opportunities.
These links are a helpful way for students to begin building their knowledge of career exploration.