Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports by Diane Lindsey Reeves, Lindsey Clasen
  

Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports

Written by Diane Lindsey Reeves, Lindsey Clasen
Illustrated by Nancy Bond

Synopsis

Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports by Diane Lindsey Reeves, Lindsey Clasen

Sports-related jobs are in high demand, and they can offer a number of terrific opportunities both on the field and off for budding young athletes or anyone interested in the multifaceted sports industry. Career Ideas for Kids Who Like Sports, Second Edition brings the vast range of opportunities in this industry to the forefront. This extensively revised book scores major points by encouraging kids to identify their personality traits and skills and match their athletic interests and abilities with viable career options. With step-by-step self-assessment followed by a series of job profiles and professional insight, this reader-friendly volume offers kids a strong starting place for further job exploration in the sports arena. The career profiles include: Athlete; Coach; Fitness instructor; Recreation director; Sportscaster; Sports event coordinator; Sports pro; Sportswriter; and more.

Reviews

...informative, fun, and a comfortable and interactive way to approach career exploration. - School Library Journal

About the Author

Diane Lindsey Reeves holds an undergraduate degree in elementary education and a master's-level certification in applied communications. She is the author of the Career Ideas for Teens series for Facts On File and Checkmark Books. She currently resides in Raleigh, NC. Lindsey Clasen is an editorial assistant and researcher for Bright Futures Press. She lives in Asheville, NC.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
208 pages

Author

Diane Lindsey Reeves, Lindsey Clasen
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Publisher

Checkmark Books an imprint of Facts On File Inc

Publication date

1st August 2007

ISBN

9780816065523


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