Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways

Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways
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This College and Career Unit guides students through 10 individual lessons where they will explore and research possible careers and college opportunities that exist.

They will learn the necessary life skills of comparing college prices, determining future salary, and will compare and contrast the future job growth of different industries and professions to make informed decisions about their life path.

These are 21st Century skills and understandings students will need to have and know to be successful in the future. This unit will help provide context to much of the other curriculum taught in schools, and will help teachers make real world connections to actual college courses, jobs, and professions

Careers and College: Exploring Career Clusters & College Pathways

College and Career Activities:
-Background Research
-Kahoot Games
-Padlet Posts
-Keyword Analysis and Website Exploration
-Class Discussions
-Career Analysis and Comparisons

Additional 2 Projects to the unit:

Budgeting Project:

Students will choose a specific career and then they will have to conduct research and problem solve their way to developing a specific budget they will use in their lives. They must take into account housing, transportation, utilities, groceries and many more aspects of adulthood to develop their skills in financial literacy.


Engineer Expose Project:

-This short project allows students the opportunity to take a more in depth look at the daily lives of a specific engineer and then present their findings through Info-graphic to their

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College and Career Lesson Topics:

1. The difference between a job and a career
2. The 16 Career clusters
3. Options after high school
4. Developing relevant interview questions
5. The cost of college
6. Options to make college affordable
7. STEM careers
8. Different types of engineers
9. Trends in the job market
10. Non-traditional career choices

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