Giving Students the Tools to Choose Their Future

When it comes to life after high school, helping students choose their career path can seem like a daunting task. With so many potential options available, students can often become overwhelmed and in many cases, will never be exposed to the full range of options available to them before having to make a decision. However, there are key tools that can help you deliver the best guidance possible for students, including the 16 Career Pathways DVD-ROM System from Career … [Read more...]

The Advantages of the 16 Career Clusters

Student achievement does not happen randomly, it is the product of concerted planning and effort. Any effort put in by a student can be augmented by providing them with a clear vision of the anticipated goal. The vision includes comprehensive pathways and relevant studies and Career Clusters acts as such a pathway. It is essential that school academics are linked with real world skills for workplace success. Simply presenting students with theoretical concepts often results in wasted time. … [Read more...]

What is a Career Cluster?

If you're new to the career counseling industry, you might be asking yourself what exactly we mean by "career clusters." At Career Pathways, we have found that during a student's career exploration, he or she may be drawn to a variety of jobs that can be easily classified as a group, or cluster. Examples of career clusters include Education and Training, Finance, Hospitality and Tourism, Manufacturing, Arts and Communication, and so on. By helping a student or adult seeking a career pathway … [Read more...]