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Kokomo, Indiana
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Career+Resources
Whether you are choosing a career, looking for an after school job, or working on a project for class, find lots of stuff you need to know here!
 
Weekly Agenda
Infobase Learning

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 Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

Provides profiles of nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries, invaluable advice on career skills, thousands of resource entries, and more!

Trial Ends: 3/29/2017

Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH)


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For hundreds of different types of jobs—such as teacher, lawyer, and nurse—the Occupational Outlook Handbook tells you:

  • the training and education needed
  • earnings
  • expected job prospects
  • what workers do on the job
  • working conditions

In addition, the Handbook gives you job search tips, links to information about the job market in each State, and more. You can also view frequently asked questions about the Handbook.

Additional Career Information Sites

College Board - Get information on our tests, find colleges, learn about financial aid and get application help.

Salary.com -
Find the average beginning, median, and ending salary for your chosen career.


Find How - Career Exploration

Indiana Career Connect

#1 source for job openings in the state of Indiana. And best of all it's free!
  • Find a career close to home that matches your skills and experience.
  • Explore training opportunities to help you get the career you want!
Hoosier Hot 50 Jobs



View the 50 fastest growing, high-wage jobs of the future!

 

Career One Stop

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your source for career exploration, training & jobs
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Testing and Education Reference Center


Click on the Testing and Education Reference Center link in the INSPIRE database and find lots of information on careers and college.
  • Build a Resume
  • Find a Career
  • Practice for career certification testings
  • Practice for government and military exams
  • Practice for college entrance exams and grad school exams
  • And much more!
Drive of Your Life

Drive of Your Life is a fun online career exploration game that helps middle-school and high school students learn more about themselves, higher education and careers. This free educational tool lets kids answer a series of questions about themselves to learn what careers could interest them and then go on a virtual drive to learn more about each of those careers – all in their own customized car.

 

Trip to College


A step by step guide through the college planning process at any age.
Time Line
Real Answers
Indiana Colleges
Paying for College



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Mission Statement

Through the quality of its staff, curriculum, instruction, and extra-curricular offerings, Northwestern High School provides a positive and supportive environment that challenges each student to strive for excellence in developing skills in life-long learning, communication, problem solving, critical thinking, individual and social responsibility, and respect for others and self.