Unit 1: Personality and Interests, Personal Project Start-up, Career Exploration
Students will complete career and personality assessments and explore different career clusters in order to identify a couple of careers that really interest them. Students will investigate pathways for education and training programs as well as will learn advantages and disadvantages for said fields.
Standards are based on Texas College and Career Readiness School Models (CCRSM) issued by Texas Education Agency.
Career Quizzes, Personality Interests
Free Career Personality for Myers-Briggs: https://www.truity.com/test/type-finder-careers
Middle Galaxy Game: https://texasoncourse.org/educators/curriculum-resources/middlegalaxy/
Princeton Review Quiz: https://www.princetonreview.com/quiz/career-quiz
Gardnerś Theory of Multiple Intelligences: https://www.simplypsychology.org/multiple-intelligences.html
Glass Doorś Career Quiz: https://www.glassdoor.com/blog/quiz-what-job-best-fits-your-life/
Occupational Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
Career One Stop: https://www.careeronestop.org/Toolkit/ACINet.aspx
Money Instructor Career Planning: https://www.moneyinstructor.com/careerplanning.asp
University of California Career Fields Site: https://career.berkeley.edu/Plan/CareerFields
Smart Recruiters: https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/
Interviews with Different Field Experts: https://www.candidcareer.com/channels.php?shared=Berkeley&UID=5477
Oklahoma Career Clusters: https://www.okcareertech.org/educators/career-clusters
Careers without a college degree, ACC Continuing Education Certifications: https://continue.austincc.edu/areas-of-study/dmc-and-applied-technologies (HVAC, Plumbing, Welding)
Careers without a college degree, ACC Continuing Education Certifications: https://continue.austincc.edu/areas-of-study/health-sciences (Health Sciences)
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