Career Development Resources
The purpose of career planning is to enable students to plan for their future. It is important for all students to have a career plan and to develop a career portfolio. Do you want to go on to post-secondary education after high school? Or, do you want to go right to work? In the Lee County High School Career Center, Mrs. Baucom can help you with that decision. You can also find assistance with job searches, interviewing, resume writing, career exploration, college applications, self assessments and much more.
CFNC CFNC.org has a wealth of information regarding colleges and financial aide. Students can learn which careers match you interests and personality, keep records of high school grades, honors, test scores, and activities and track your progress towards meeting specific college entrance requirements. You can also apply online to over 100 NC colleges, submit financial aid applications and check the status of your student loans. Parents can access your NC 529 College Savings Plan Accounts, apply for parent loans for college expenses and check the status of your parent or Stafford loans.
NC Career Outlook This site provides the user helpful information regarding career planning using the North Carolina Career Clusters.
United States Dept. of Labor Nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives. Revised every two years, the Handbook describes what workers do on the job, working conditions, the training and education needed, earnings, and expected job prospects in a wide range of occupations.
College Board The College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the association is composed of more than 5,400 schools, colleges, universities, and other educational organizations.
Learning Styles has a free online learning styles assessment that can help determine your learning style so you can adjust your education to fit your learning style.
ASVAB Designed to help students learn more about themselves and the world of work, identify and explore potentially satisfying occupations, and develop an effective strategy to realize their goals.
NC Careers North Carolina's Career Information System for career explorers and job seekers.
Scholarship Search - offers over 20,000 free-to-apply, sortable scholarships based on: location, major, GPA, Ethnicity and more.
My Next Move- Career reserach
Indeed.com Job search
Climbtheladder Career development resources
Top Interview Questions Interview questions and ways to answer them.
What to Wear to an Interivew What should you wear to your interview??
virtualjobshadow.com- Discover your interests, personality type, and values using the interactive assessments that match your career pathways. Career exploration with engaging job shadowing videos, with real careers and real people.