Career Cruising

CAREER EXPLORATION (CTE) SEMESTER 1 CURRICULUM - Click Here

Week #1
My Plan Activity 1 - Creating Your Account (20 pts.)

Week #2
Worksheet 14 - Learning Styles (20 pts.)

Week #3
My Plan Activity 2 - Career Matchmaker (20 pts.)

Week #4
Worksheet 3 - Using Career Matchmaker (20 pts.)

Week #5
Worksheet 5 - Using Career Selector (20 pts.)

Week #6
Worksheet 8 - Career Fair Project (50 pts.)

Week #7
• Career Fair Presentations (50 pts.)

Week #8
Worksheet 12 - College Research (20 pts.)
(Extra credit option: request information packet and materials from college. Turn in to your counselor. 10 pts.)

Week #9
My Plan Activity 4 - Schools That Interest Me (Pick 3) (20 pts.)

Week #10
Worksheet 13 - Finding the Right College (20 pts.)

Week #11
Letter of Recommendation Packet & Spring Schedule Planning (50 pts.)
Resume Action Verbs and Adverbs

Week #12
My Plan Activity 8 - Activities & Experiences

Week #13
My Plan Activity 9 - Using the Resume Builder

Week #14
• Available November 14th

Career Cruising is designed for individual, self-directed use. The user-friendly interface helps users satisfy five key career guidance needs:

  • Self-Assessment
  • Career Exploration
  • Post-Secondary Education Planning
  • Work search
  • Portfolio Development

Learn more about your personal interests and find related careers and information about required training; you can explore occupations that interest you and search for related jobs; you can explore schools in your state and find financial aid programs you qualify for; or you can use any other combination of the features and tools available in Career Cruising to help you develop a clear plan for your future.

You are encouraged to go through at least these 4 steps.

 

Classroom & Teacher Activities
#1 School Subjects & Careers #9 Career Interview Project
#2 Using School Subjects in the workplace #10 Discovering Your Work Skills
#3 Using Career Matchmaker #11 Using My Skills
#4 Your Career Ideas & Career Matchmaker #12 College Research Exercise
#5 Using Career Selector #13 Finding the Right College
#6 Comparing Careers #14 Learning Styles
#7 Career Cluster Research Project #15 Why Study This?
#8 Career Fair Project  
   
MY PLAN Activities
#1 Creating Your Account #6 High School Education Plan
#2 Saving Your Career Matchmaker Results #7 Career Preparation & Planning
#3 Careers that Interest Me #8 Activities & Experiences
#4 Schools that Interest Me #9 Using the Résumé Builder
#5 Scholarships & Financial Aid