Career Links

Occupational Outlook Handbookhttp://www.bls.gov/ooh/ Career and job information listed alphabetically. Includes job descriptions, pay expectations, training, outlook and educational requirements.

Career Isle - http://knowitall.scetv.org/careeraisle/students/ms/index.cfm
Check out this site to find some great videos of people actually talking and showing you what their career is all about.

Educational Planner. org - Start Thinking About Life After High School http://www.educationplanner.org/
Click on "Explore Careers that Interest You" and then on "Career Videos". Finally, click on "Go To Career Videos". These brief videos will give you a good idea about the "basics" of many careers.

What Do You Like? http://www.bls.gov/k12/
Information about Careers supplied by the Bureau of Labor Statistics - Kid Friendly Bureau of Labor Statistics

 USA Today Career Links http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/educate/careers/links.htm
Links to sites with career information and activities.

The Fun Works - http://thefunworks.edc.org/SPT--homegraphic.php
Three hundred middle school students from around the country worked on the Funworks Web site, which links students interests and hobbies to future careers. The site includes a career quiz, information and resources on different types of jobs, career-related games, and a section for educators.

Life Works http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/magazine/issues/summer11/articles/summer11pg24-25.html
This site is an interactive career exploration web site for middle and high school students. Users can browse for information on more than 100 medical science and health careers by title, education required, interest area, or median salary. Alternatively, the 'Career Finder' can be used to generate a customized list of careers especially suited for users' skills and interests. LifeWorks promotes awareness of the wide variety of occupations in health and medical sciences and the range of opportunities at different education levels. (Summary provided by Stephen Lehher)