Careers, Careers & More Careers is an introductory lesson designed to be taught in one class period or in a workshop setting. Participants will listen to the song "When I Grow Up", by the Raging Idiots and discuss careers, read the book How to Get a Job...by Me, the Boss by Sally Lloyd-Jones, use the Occupational Outlook Handbook to research careers, and write a letter to their future selves with the option of using Futureme.org.
Upon completion of this lesson, participants will be able to:
- Understand the variety of career options available
- Research a variety of possible career paths
- Consider how career choices can impact our financial lives and financial independence
- Understand the importance of career readiness