Activity #4 Career Interest Assessment

Materials
Presentation:  “Career Interest Assessment”

Activity Goals 
Review of 16 Career Clusters
Students complete an interest inventory survey to identify their top three career clusters based on the following areas:

- Activities (they enjoy)
- Individual Personal Qualities
- School Subjects (they enjoy)
- Class Discussion: 

Suggestion – As a follow-up to this activity, teachers could ask students if they could list five occupations within each of their top three career clusters.

Other Notes
The final slide reminds students to find out more about careers by accessing the following websites on the West Allis-West Milwaukee website:

www.wicareerpathways.org
http://skillexplorer.wisconsin.gov/Search.aspx
www.bls.gov/oco

Directions to accessing the information are:
Click on the “STUDENTS” Tab
Select “College & Career Readiness”
Select “Career Research Websites”