Come to the Credit for Life Fair!
1 Guided Practice: Complete a Self Assessment
By completing this free Self Assessment, you will learn what your interests, strengths and weaknesses are. The results of this assessment will guide you to a career path which fits your profile. The assessment will only take about 3 minutes to complete.
2 Guided practice: Access glassdoor and other websites/apps to research careers
You will now research the projected income for the career that fits your profile. Access multiple websites and apps to conduct research on careers. The link to glassdoor (below) is an example of an app used to conduct this research.
Access glassdoor at: www.glassdoor.com/
2. Enter Job Title
3 Create a Budget - guided practice
Students will access and complete the "sample" Budget Spreadsheet in Google Docs. By completing this spreadsheet the students will practice preparing a budget based on their projected income and anticipated lifestyle. The students will compare this spreadsheet to the spreadsheet completed at the Credit for Life Fair to determine how well they are prepared for life after high school and college.