Career Planning

Each year students should be following guidelines to ensure career readiness. Bradford High School Counselors assist students with their career planning through individual, small group and advisory activities.

 

 

Sophomore Year

Career Exploration . . .

This is the year for students to Come Into Focus with their future career choices. Counselors will be helping students create an Individual Graduation Plan as it relates to the students career interests. Therefore, more time will be spent on career exploration. The following are common questions and concerns that come up in sophomore year of high school:

 

How can I study better?

How can I prepare for college?

Tell me all about a career in....

What would I do if I were a...

What should I be doing my sophomore year?

What jobs are in demand?

What jobs are in demand in Wisconsin?

What are other industry/career trends?

What are all of my career options?

What careers should I go into if I ...

What classes should I be taking in high school to best prepare me for a career in....

What career should I go into if my favorite subject in high school is...

What jobs will be needed in future?

 

Junior Year

Career Preparation . . .

This is the year for students to really start Looking Ahead and making plans for their future directions. Counselors will be meeting with juniors in the spring to review selections and provide guidance in this process.

What should I be doing this year?

What is the ACT or SAT and when should I take it?

I don't know what I'm doing after high school, what should I do?

What jobs are in demand?

What are all of my career options?

How can I study better?

How can I prepare for college?

What careers should I go in to if I like....

What should I be taking in high school to best prepare me for a career in....

How can I prepare for my senior year?

What colleges offer majors in....?

What jobs will be needed in future?

What jobs are in demand in Wisconsin?

 

Senior Year

Career Selection . . .

The beginning of your senior year, you should be selecting your career choices and be making plans to Move Beyond your high school. Counselors are meeting with seniors in the fall to help finalize plans.

What if I still don't know?

What should I be doing if my career choice is leading me to college?

How can I prepare for college?

How can I study better?

What jobs are in demand?

What jobs are in demand in Wisconsin?

What options do I have?

What jobs will be needed in future?