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Self-Paced Online Course: Get Ready for Your Career (Center on Transition Innovations, VCU)

Description:

"Get Ready for Your Career: A Resource for Teens with Disabilities" is a free series of online lessons, each focusing on a different aspect in the career planning process. These online lessons contain video presentations and resources that can be used to equip students and others with the knowledge and skills for the transition to their future careers. Topics include self-determination, increasing knowledge of self and careers, utilizing support networks to assist with identifying a career goal, and developing action steps to prepare for employment.

Audience:

Students, grades 6-12, who are interested in preparing for their career and have a desire to take a self-paced online class to learn more about the skills and knowledge necessary for career success.

Teachers, school counselors,vocational rehabilitation counselors, and family members interested in utilizing the course content to equip individual students or groups who are interested in gaining information to successfully navigate the career preparation process. This course is an ideal supplement to career readiness curricula and work-based learning activities.

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Employment High School Middle School Parent/Family Professional Development Professional Resources Transition