Career and College Readiness Toolkit

Career and College Readiness

Introduction to K-12 career and college readiness for school counselors.

Elementary career and college readiness.

Middle school career and college readiness

High school career and college readiness

Career Assessments for Students

Vocopher – Assessments and resources for students to practice skills and explore career options. Could be used with middle and high school age students.

Career Development Standards

ASCA Mindset Behaviors

Career Development and Occupational Studies (CDOS) Resource Guide

National Career Development Association Standards

Career & College Exploration Sites

NY State CareerZone – CareerZone is an online career exploration and planning system designed especially for middle and high school age students in New York State.

US Department of Labor Career Exploration – K-12 resources including videos, games, quizzes, and lesson plans.

Occupational Outlook Handbook – A user-friendly guide to career information about hundreds of occupations. Could be used with middle and high school age students.

CTE – Technical Assistance Center of NY – Instructional resources, including online workshops, case studies, and webinars.

O*NET – O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by students and others.

STEM Career: For those seeking and promoting STEM careers – career resources for students, counselors, educators and parents.

Accredited Schools Online: Education on Your Time. Explore accredited online schools by major, state or degree level to narrow the field and find a higher education option that fits.

Accredited Colleges – Review colleges nationwide including available scholarships

Search Affordable Online Colleges

Financial Aid for Online Colleges

Online Colleges that Offer Laptops

Industrial Careers Pathway

We know that you and your students may not know much about industrial distribution, so we created a few ways to help you discover the excitement and variety that exists inside the industry with Team ID!  Check out our Website

New cyber security education resources

-In-depth resource for people interested in pursuing a career in Cyber Security. cybersecurityeducation.org

– A full directory of cyber security degrees, from associate’s degrees all the way to Ph.D programs http://www.cyberdegrees.org/listings/

– Detailed looks into 20 careers related to cyber security, including job responsibilities, requirements, and growth opportunities http://www.cyberdegrees.org/jobs/

– Tons of in-depth resources, including our complete guide to government security clearances (what they are, why they’re given, and how to earn them) http://www.cyberdegrees.org/resources/security-clearances/

Master’s Degrees in Cyber Security http://www.cyberdegrees.org/listings/masters-degrees/

2017 Best Cities for Cybersecurity Professionals: https://www.goodcall.com/data-center/2017-best-cities-cybersecurity-professionals/