When students enroll in ESL and HSE (GED) classes, they are asked to choose a career path from a list of career clusters. It can be confusing for students and teachers. Below is a great video explaining them in a little more detail.
Illinois Worknet is a great place to find information regarding training, what to do when laid off, apprenticeships, and more.
Be sure to check out all the great articles about career readinesss at NACE: National Association of Colleges and Employers.
Do you have the skills necessary to be productive in a new career? Below are many of the skills we are teaching you in class that employers are looking for in employees.
*Acquired this handout during a COABE online training.
Have you considered what type of job you would like once you get your GED/HSE? For many people, this is a difficult decision. MyNextMove is a great site to explore careers. They will even suggest careers for you based on your interests.
Why do most students want to get their GED or learn more English? The number one reason is a better job. CareerOneStop is a great resource for learning about different careers, training, and finding help. The site includes reading and videos.
*Click on the picture below to get to the website.