Investigating Careers

Outline of Course TEKS
Understanding Yourself
Understanding yourself 3 (F)
Overview of Careers
Career clusters 1 (A)
Labor Market Information
Market information; employment trends 4 (A-C)
Pathway to a Career
FREE! - Pathways and career requirements 1 (B); 2 (A-C)
Programs of Study
Education needed for careers 2 (A-C); 3 (A)
Personal program of study 3 (A-B)
Learning Opportunities
In and out-of-school learning experiences 3 (A-C)
Professional associations and volunteerism 3 (D-E)
Employment
Find a job 5 (A)
Get hired 5 (B-C); 6 (A-D)
Success at Work
Working with others 3 (F)

Contributors

  • Von McClung, Family and Consumer Sciences teacher
  • Arlene Spearman, former Associate Director, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Cari Collins, Curriculum Specialist, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Patti Rambo, former Director, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Derrick Pedersen, IT Specialist, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Becky Martinez, Business Coordinator, Editor, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Victoria Patton, Student Assistant, The Curriculum Center for Family and Consumer Sciences