Career Exploration and Planning

Career Searches and Career Exploration and Decison Making Tools: 

Virginia Career ClustersExplore Career Clusters in Virginia and learn how to start your Academy and Career Planning 

Virginia Education WizardThe Virginia Department of Education’s most comprehensive site for helping you to choose a career, get information to help you pursue your career, find a college or trade school that is right for you, pay for college, transfer from a community college to a university, and get answers to your questions about your future. Be sure to create an account so that you can come back to see assessment results again and again. 

Naviance Student - Log into the Student Naviance portal and explore a world of career self- assessment tool, exploration sources and videos, and also some great planning tools to help you prepare for your future now, while in high school. 

Occupational Outlook Handbook
The US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, guide to career information and hundreds of occupations.  A source for information on national and regional job trends including pay, education and training requirements, projected job growth, new jobs, and more.

US  Department of Labor Student Resources - Another resource of the US Department of Labor designed especially for students.