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Education Planning Tools  

High School action plans (W060)

Questions for a school guidance counselor  (W062)

NCAA guide for college bound student athletes  (W070)

Career/technical school locator (W075)

Evaluate career/technical schools  (W085)

College majors "matching" career choice (W101)

Typical courses and student characteristics for each college major  (W102)

Education Planning Worksheet: Career-Track (E203)

Education Planning Worksheet: College-Bound (E203)

College graduation rates (W105)

College crime statistics (W107)

College search (user criteria) (W115)

College rankings (W120)

College Admissions Do’s/Don’ts (W129)

Free SAT practice tests  (W138)

SAT results by state (Table)

Federal Financial Aid Guide (W145)

Federal student financial aid eligibility (W145)

Scholarship search (W155)

 529 college savings plans (W157)

Financial Aid Estimator (W160)


Career Planning Tools  

Follow your dreams, but have a back-up plan (C003)

Career & education planning instructions (C004)

Careers "matching" your student's favorite school subject  (W221)

Interest to occupation converter (W225)

Free interest/skills assessments (W225-W253)

Careers – TV fantasy vs. reality  (C102)

College graduate job market (C106)

Fastest growing jobs (W285)

Jobs with the most openings (W287)

Highest paying jobs (W289)

10-Year job outlook for hundreds of occupations (C118)

Jobs with good pay & many openings  (C120)

Job outlook without a bachelors degree  (C122)

Interest, skills & values assessment (W280)

Career search (user criteria) (W280)

Career summaries including outlook, working conditions, earnings and more for related careers in each career cluster.  (C200-C216)

Career evaluation worksheet (C303)

Replacement “openings” by occupation (C316)

Factors affecting the demand for each occupation (C321)

For any occupation: nature of work, working conditions, training requirements, employment, job outlook, earnings, etc. (W330)

For any occupation: earnings, growth, # openings, education required, skills needed, tasks performed and work environment.  (W332)

Technical career information (W353)

U.S. government student job postings (W424)

U.S. government job search (W426)

U.S. Armed Forces Job opportunities (W434)

Industry/company selection(C602)

Questions your student can ask a person about their occupation.  (C801)

Summer jobs for teens  (C803-C808)

Work abroad internships  (C812)

Internship search tools (W480-W484)

Student Guide: Internships and Summer Jobs (W491)


Life Planning Tools  

Tutorials: resume writing, job interviewing and salary negotiation (Table)

Student credit card debt  (W583)

Personal finance lesson plans  (W587-W621)



Teachers & Parents Resources  

Questions parents can use to motivate students to engage in career planning.  (T201)

Parent guides for career exploration in middle school  (T362-T363)

Parent guides to financial aid (T367)

K-12: Information & parent ratings for any U.S. school (W740)

College drinking: What Parents Need to Know (W784)

National Digest of Education Statistics for parents (W791)

State PTA (Parent Teacher Association) Offices  (W796)


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