Guidance
Contact:      Brenda Steed         Phone: 334-774-2380        Email: bsteed@dalecountyboe.org

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ACT Information

Links

Alabama Works!

http://alabamaworks.com/SUCCESSGUIDES/

AlabamaWorks Career SUCCESS Guides. The guides will help students learn more about the upcoming high-demand careers and their salary ranges, the steps students need to take to reach their career goals, and the resources available to help them get there. There are sixteen guides, one for each career cluster. Each guide also features six short bios of Alabamians who volunteered to share their story and path to their current work role right here in our great state.

Alabama Scholarships

http://achievealabama.org

Thousands of national and local scholarship opportunities to match your needs and interests. With Achieve Alabama, you can find exactly which scholarships you qualify for and receive updates as more opportunities become available.

ASVAB Career Exploration Program

http://www.asvabprogram.com/

Aids in student self-exploration and provides a skills and interests tests that will help narrow down career choices appropriate for each individual and help to set career goals. There is even a section for parents to refer to.

Junior Achievement Student Center

http://studentcenter.ja.org

Students can take a career assessment, browse jobs, learn how to manage money, explore colleges, how to finance college, entrepreneurship, business and banking simulations (games), inside look at top companies.

Bureau of Labor Statistics Career Information

http://www.bls.gov/k12/

Based on student interest, career possibilities are suggested. Links to career information (salary, job outlook, necessary schooling/training etc)

Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org/

Guide for teens to prepare them for career journey. Source of career information and inspiration. A place to manage a pathway to a career. Assistance in resume building.

Mapping Your Future
http://mappingyourfuture.org/

Resource for career, college, financial aid and money management for teens. Assessments and games aid in students having fun while exploring.

Who Do You Want 2B?

http://www.whodouwant2b.com

Videos, games and testimonials of people who took a variety of career pathways. Provides salary information and descriptions of job possibilities.

 

Drive of Your Life

https://www.driveofyourlife.org

Helps students learn more about themselves, higher education and careers by answering a series of questions about themselves to learn what careers could interest them. Then they go on a virtual drive to learn more about each of those careers – all in their own customized car.

My Next Move

http://www.mynextmove.org/

Career search, browse careers by industry or take a career matching questionnaire.

MyFuture.com

http://www.myfuture.com

Helps young adults plan their next steps in life by bringing together the most recently available information about colleges, careers and military service opportunities from the U.S. Departments of Commerce, Defense, Education and Labor.

Education Planner

http://www.educationplanner.org

A resource for students to explore careers, prepare/pay for school and take self-assessments to match them with appropriate jobs. A resource for parents to help motivate their student.

Department of Labor Employment and Training Administraiton

http://www.doleta.gov/jobseekers/

This job resource has many career education tools. Students may use this to assess their job skills and find an occupation that suits their strengths. It also offers a section just for youth that are exploring career options.

Federal Student Aid

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov

A resource for students that are in need of financial aid to fund college and career training. The website contains requirements for qualification as well as an application to request these funds.

College & Career
ACT
http://www.actstudent.org

SAT
http://www.collegeboard.com

Test Prep
http://www.march2success.com

Scholarships
http://fastweb.com

Federal Student Aid
http://www.federalstudentaid.ed.gov

College Prep
http://www.college.gov

Alabama Career Info
http://www.alcareerinfo.org
Scholarship
Achieve Alabama Scholarships
http://achievealabama.org/