II Understanding Career Development

TEA Units of Study: TEKS "Knowledge and skills" subsections covered:

A. Career clusters

  • (1) The student explores one or more career clusters of interest.
    • (A) identify the various career opportunities within one or more career clusters
    • (B) identify the pathways within one or more career clusters

B. Career pathways (students identify three) C. Specific careers in each pathway

  • (2) The student explores pathways of interest within one or more career clusters.
    • (A) investigate career opportunities within the pathways

Resources:

  • Careers in Focus, Goodheart-Willcox, 2003
  • Exploring Careers, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill Division, 2004
  • Learning for Earning, Goodheart-Willcox Company, 2006
  • LMCI/CAE Careers Are Everywhere
  • LMCI/CIN Career Investigation Newspaper
  • Labor Market and Career Information Career Orientation Curriculum
  • Labor Market and Career Information Career Success Newspaper
  • Labor Market and Career Information Career Clusters Digital Video Show
  • Labor Market and Career Information Pathways to Personal Independence
  • Labor Market and Career Information Texas CARES
  • Labor Market and Career Information Why Study This
  • AchieveTexas http://www.achievetexas.org
  • Career Clusters http://www.careerclusters.org
  • TexasCARES http://www.texascaresonline.com

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