ERIC Number: ED417317
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Career Pathways. A Guide for Students and Families.
Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix. Div. of Vocational Technical Education.
This student guide, to be used with the student's family, teachers, and school counselor contains a step-by-step process for determining appropriate career pathways related to the student's interests and abilities and careers that incorporate those characteristics. The career pathways identified in the guide are as follows: (1) arts, communications, and humanities; (2) business systems; (3) engineering and industrial systems; (4) health services; (5) natural resources; and (6) social and human services. Learning activities and exercises include the following: how to decide on a career pathway; identifying interests, talents, and abilities; gathering career information; what to expect at work; monthly expenses and income needs; setting priorities; making an initial career pathway selection; identifying careers to explore; completing a course plan and individual career pathways plan; connections between classes and careers; course plans of study; individual career pathways plan for grades 6-14; exploring career preparation choices; and evaluating educational options beyond high school. (KC)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arizona State Dept. of Education, Phoenix. Div. of Vocational Technical Education.
Identifiers - Location: Arizona