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Come to Connections Day. It is easy to get started!
Simply visit the Career Coach during your lunch period at the career table or stop by the Career Center between the hours of 2:30pm till 4:00pm on May 29th..
Bring your questions! Make a connection that lasts a life time.
Ever thought of a career in Nursing? Germanna Community College has several programs to help you with your goal to go into the nursing field. A representative for the nursing program at Germanna Community College will be at Caroline High School on May 17th @ 10 am in the Auditorium. Sign up at the counseling office or see the Career Coach. Come and Make a Connection!
Have an interest in Business, Criminal Justice, Health Science or Technology? Love classes that are hands-on? ECPI University invites you to attend their Career Discovery Day on April 20th. This is a chance for all grade levels to learn more about career options, participate in hands-on demos in every degree program and even grab a bite to eat! For more details and to sign up, stop by the School Counseling Office.
The career planning needs of high school students differ from those of college students. During the high school years, you should get to know yourself. Now is the time to learn about who you are, and what you are good at. How can you do that? Below are some activities that will help:
- Take lots of classes to learn subjects, strengths and interests.
- Learn to develop new skills through classes, clubs, activities, etc.
- Begin to explore career options. Talk to advisors, counselors, teachers, parents, and friends. Do some research into careers that interest you.
- Find part-time jobs or voluntary experiences which allow you to try different career areas.
Many high school students think that career planning is something that begins once they have entered college. On the contrary, career planning is a process that begins before high school, and most naturally should continue into the college years. Career planning, in fact, is an ongoing process that allows you to rethink and reevaluate yourself and your career options as you have experiences, and as you grow and develop.
At the high school level, perhaps the best way of starting is to begin the process of self-exploration. Self-exploration allows you to think about your:
- Skills and abilities
- Personal preferences
- Training and education
- Life experiences
Visit the Career Center and take a Interest Inventory!!!