Career Exploration Activities


Career Exploration Activities

1. Bridges is a useful site for students, parents, and educators. The site includes tools to complete a self assessment, explore careers, develop an individualized career plan, and links to colleges and post secondary schools. Username: 0048074 Password: reporter


2. Career Pro News is a weekly internet publication focusing on career news including labor market trends, conferences, resources highlighting specific careers, and math relevance.


3. Career Zone Pennsylvania allows one to access activities including self assessment, career exploration, and financial planning. The site also includes resources regarding jobs, networking, scholarship and financial aid, and college prep tests.


4. The Occupational Outlook Handbook allows one to explore occupations including required education and training, earnings, job description, job outlook, and working conditions.


5. The Pennsylvania Career Guide is a tool that helps individuals evaluate their career options. The guide is broken into three sections to help increase one's awareness of career options, explore occupations, and plan for one's future.


6. The PA Career Guide Video site offers over 500 videos highlighting an extensive variety of careers. 


7. The PA Work Stats site provides information regarding the local, state, and national job outlook for a variety of occupations as well as services for individuals including career exploration and job seeking resources.