Career Center

A Career Center on the Web

Georgia Department of Education
Career Exploration Resources
Occupational Outlook Handbook
O*NET, The Occupational Information Network
Mapping Your Future provides college, career and financial aid information.
Georgia Career Information System (GCIS) you will need password and ID for use at home
My Future provides military information

Career Planning

ACT College & career planning
College Board Career Finder (http://myroad.collegeboard.com/)
Career InfoNet
Her Own Words Women in nontraditional careers
Institute for Women in Trades, Technology, and Science
University HQ ACT Prep Guide
University HQ Learn How To Become Guide
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Wider Opportunities for Women
ZipRecruiter - Jobs for High School Students

Financial Aid Resources

Federal Government Student Resources
FastWEB Scholarship search.
HOPE/Georgia Student Finance Commission/Georgia colleges and technical institutions Financial aid information unique to Georgia and the Georgia HOPE Program
Minority Scholarships
The Financial Aid Information Page The best site for current and practical information on the financial aid process and a free scholarship search.
FAFSA Free Application for Federal Student Aid Application online
Sallie Mae Financial planning

Postsecondary Education Search Resources

Common Application This site will allow you to apply to several colleges (check the list) using the same application.
Princeton Review
Peterson's Education Center
Colleges and Universities Search Simple homepage search
Jesuit Colleges and Universities
College Board Online College Board offers valuable information on a variety of subjects including college selection, testing and career planning
CollegeNET
Campus Tours Requires Shockwave
National Electrical Contractors Association's JATC Apprentice School Joint Apprentice and Training Center
http://www.atlantaelectrical.org/
Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training
C3 APPLY offer students information regarding the college planning process and application services: College Search, Federal Student Aid Estimator

Parenting Resources

Connect For Kids provides guidance for grown ups on a multitude of topics
Preparing Your Child for College Federal publication
Think College Early A great site for preparing young people for higher education; provides information for students and parents
Handouts for Parents
Parents Guide to the Internet
Stepfamily Network
National PTA | Violence Kids Crisis | What you can do
The You Can Handle Them All Web Site
SAT Prep
ACT
Educational Testing Service Network SAT, GRE, GMAT, TOEFL, LSAT, Praxis Series (teacher exams) also offers SIGI PLUS

Job Skills

JobSmart: Resumes & Cover Letters Index
ZipRecruiter - Resume Training