Discovering Careers for Your Future Set by Ferguson


Discovering Careers for Your Future Set by Ferguson

Discovering Careers for Your Future links career exploration to the curriculum. This appealing set encourages students to explore their interests and begin thinking about the wide range of jobs that relate to them. Each engaging, fact-filled, and easy-to-read volume addresses one area of career interest. These books provide accurate career information in a two-color format designed specially to appeal to students. Each book profiles 20 careers and offers a comprehensive look at everything from how to start preparing while still in school to what the future might hold in terms of job prospects and salaries. Each career article includes: what they do - provides a broad view of the typical responsibilities, job assignments, and working conditions; education and training - explains how to prepare for a career and whether or not apprenticeships, internships, and degree or licensing requirements are necessary; earnings - offers general information on average salary ranges and fringe benefits; outlook - forecasts what the future might be like in terms of the expected rate of growth or decline of job openings and employment opportunities in the field. For More Info - a sidebar that lists organizations to contact for more information on the career.


Well organized...this gem of a series gives children a realistic overview of careers that may lie in their future.

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15th January 2001



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