www.bls.gov/k12/index.htm Learn about careers based on what interests you
www.bls.gov/oco/ Research earnings, education needed, job prospects, what workers do on the job and working conditions.
http://www.bls.gov/opub/ooq/2007/spring/art04.pdf STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Careers
www.cacareerzone.org Find assessment, career exploration and reality check.
www.californiacareers.info/ Link to several career web sites.
www.careerclues.org/ Find a direction, college, job or experience based on your interests.
http://www.labormarketinfo.edd.ca.gov/ California Career Guides
www.mappingyourfuture.org/ Explore careers and prepare for college
www.statecenter.com/industrysectors Research in-depth information on the career pathways.
www.whodouwant2b.com/ Explore career paths and California Community college options.
http://www.manufacturingiscool.com/ Manufacturing Careers
http://www.careeronestop.org/studentsandcareeradvisors/studentsandcareeradvisors.aspx Career One Stop – Pathways to Career Success
Engineer Your Life, a guide to engineering careers for high school girls www.engineeryourlife.org Society of Women Engineers Career Exploration http://aspire.swe.org/
National Academy of Engineering www.engineergirl.org/
Girls, Math & Science Partnership is a program of Carnegie Science Center www.braincake.org/
I Seek Careers http://www.iseek.org/careers/womenstem.html
Source for women in computing www.girlgeeks.org/ and www.dotdiva.org
www.knowhow2go.org/ Develop your plan to go to college.
www.missingmajor.com/ Explore college majors based on your interests and find out how to overcome obstacles.
http://uncw.edu/STUAFF/CAREER/Majors/ Find out what careers you can pursue with different college majors
http://www.thefutureschannel.com/movies/science_tech_movies.php Careers in Science & Technology
The Futures Channel — What is an Industrial Designer? Meet Hilgard Muller, the Industrial Design Manager at Giro responsible for designing an entire line of sport-performance sunglasses. http://www.thefutureschannel.com/dockets/realworld/industrial_designer
Professional Association Career Links
Many professional associations have sections on their web sites devoted to introducing students to career possibilities with information, games, movies and other resources.
http://www.asme.org/Communities/Students/K12/ American Society of Mechanical Engineers
http://www.takeupthetorch.org/student/choose-welding.html American Welding Society – Take up the Torch Career Information
Association for Women in Computing (www.awc-hq.org)
http://www.awidweb.com/pages/about.html http://www.awidweb.com/pages/faqs.html Association of Women Industrial designers
Association for Women in Mathematics (www.awm-math.org)
http://www.manufacturingiscool.com/ Society of Manufacturing Engineers
http://www.womeninpackaging.org/ Women in Packaging
Institute for Women In Trades, Technology & Science (www.iwitts.com)
http://www.witi.com/ Women in Technology International
http://www.awis.org/ Women in Science
Green Careers – EDD California’s Green Economy
Careers at NASA – Learn about the many careers related to space travel at this NASA site for students.
CNC Machinist Careers
http://www.cncci.com/resources/articles/cnc%20career.htm CNC Concepts Answers to student questions about CNC Careers
http://www.acwib.org/cg/cnc_oper/getjob.htm East Bay Career guide to CNC Operator Careers
Haas Technical Education Center http://www.htecnetwork.org/
Solidworks student page http://www.solidworks.com/sw/education/mechanical-engineering-student-software.htm
http://fightthetype.org/index.html Nontraditional Careers for Women – Information and links to women’s professional associations and other resources for young women considering nontraditional careers.