Their job is to prepare for college and careers. Your job is to get them ready!

Early career awareness in grades five through seven starts here! Use our collection of 43 middle-grade career exploration books to cultivate self-awareness and help your students make vital connections between classroom learning and real-world opportunities.  Use them to support your Perkins V programming, career and technical education (CTE) courses, career exploratories, CTSOs, Title 1 literacy efforts, and afterschool programs.  Your school media center career collection isn’t complete without them!

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When it's time to expand or enrich middle grade career exploration...

Five distinct series. Forty-three high-interest titles. Discover resources that help students in grades five through seven find their own bright futures through creative career exploration experiences. Student-friendly and specially designed to be: Informative. Interactive. Inspiring.

Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work!

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Celebrate Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work 2020 with Career Trading Cards featuring 48 careers, 16 career clusters, and three fun ways for students to make personal connections — Learn It! Earn It! Work It!  

Set 1 features careers Architecture & Construction, Arts & Communication, Business & Administration, Education & Training, Finance, Agriculture & Natural Resources, Government, and Health Sciences.

Set 2 features careers in Hospitality & Tourism, Human Services, IT, Law & Public Safety, Manufacturing, Marketing, STEM, and Transporation.