• WEBSITES TO SEARCH

    CLICK ON THE SITE LINK TO FIND EXTENSIVE INFORMATION ON OCCUPATIONS, CAREERS, EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND REQUIREMENTS, AND MUCH MORE.....

    Career Voyages   Great site for career exploration for students and adults of all ages. Career Videos are available for most occupation. This site also includes many links to related occupational information. Click on students and then look for the "Still in Elementary School?" logo for younger students.


    Guide to Career Prospects in Virginia
    tells career trends, statistics, info on Virginia’s changing workplace, and links to career advice, self-tests, education, job ads, and more


    r u ready? Life After High School Take the Plunge
    magazine containing career family information, educational pathways, career choice, and much more


    America’s Career InfoNet
    provides information on different careers, employment growth and wages by occupations, knowledge, skills, and abilities, links to employers


    US Department of Labor Bureau of Statistics with Occupational Outlook Handbook
    , which provides detailed information on occupations, employment trends, etc.


    Bureau of Labor Statistics is an excellent site for exploring career information. Lists cuccupations by subject interest and career families and has lots of information for students.


    Virginia View
    provides information on colleges, job outlooks and occupations, the military, financial aid, etc. Their Career Information Hotline for questions is 1-800-542-5870.


    Know How Virginia is a great career exploration site that list career families and other rescources.

    Students.gov offers comprehensive information on education, career development, government, financial aid, military, etc.


    The Princeton Review
    is a great site to explore careers, colleges, applications, SAT preparation, financial aid, and more


    Virginia Career Resource Network
    is a guide to narrowing career choices with links to other career sites


    Collegeboard.com
    provides practice for the PSAT and SAT tests, college searches, financial aid information, applications on line, resource materials, in addition to other information valuable to all college bound students


    ACT
    site for test preparation, college searches, career searches, etc.


    CareerLocker
    has lots of Career planning tools


    Kuder.com
    has personal assessments designed to help students discover their interests, values, and skills, explore the world of work, and begin a lifelong career portfolio. There is a fee for the assessments; however, students at Highland may sign on for free after getting code numbers from the guidance counselor. The program is funded through Blue Ridge Tech Prep Academy.


    CareerOneStop
    is a dynamic site, which contains lots of career information, or you can search America's Job Bank.