Resources

CAREER EDUCATION RESOURCES

SD61- Why Career Education Matters poster Why career education matters

Big Life Journal has engaging resources that help students develop growth and resilient mindsets to face life’s challenges with confidence. Items can be purchased but you can sign up for free weekly samples and you can listen to various thematic podcasts with your students. K-5  Parent’s Guide to a Growth Mindset – Big Life Journal (1) I Am Strong Like A Tree – Big Life Journal (1)Big Life Family – Classroom Challenge (2)

Common Sense Education is a comprehensive research-based resource of lessons and videos that engage students to explore the impact that their digital lives can have on their well-being and relationships while learning to balance media in their everyday lives. K-12

CareerGirls.org is a comprehensive, free, video-based career-exploration tool for girls. It has a collection of 10,000 career guidance videos focusing on diverse and accomplished women, including many who work in STEM fields. The website also offers a career quiz and a space to explore career clusters. K-12

The Early Years- A Guide for Parents/Guardians to Career Development for Young Children is intended for parents to reflect on how career development relates to their child. Themes include enhancing a child’s development of self, identifying interests and abilities, fostering healthy relationships, adjusting to change and making decisions. The-Early-Years-Career-Development-for-Young-Children_Parents_Guide

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