Middle grade career exploration starts here!

Six distinct series.

Fifty-one high-interest titles.

Discover career exploration resources that help students in grades five through seven find their own bright futures by connecting classroom learning with the real world.  Student-friendly and specially designed to be: Informative. Interactive. Inspiring.

Use them to supplement your Perkins V programming, career and technical education (CTE) courses, career exploratories, CTSOs, Title 1 literacy efforts, Gear Up, PLTW, Take Our Sons and Daughters to Work events, and afterschool programs.  Your school media center career collection isn’t complete without them!

When it’s time to start, expand, or enrich middle-grade career exploration…

Discover cool careers in some of America’s coolest places!

Find surprising opportunities in familiar places!

Investigate life skills success!

Explore 16 nationally recognized career clusters! 

Imagine tomorrow’s high-tech careers today!

Experiment with careers in science, technology, engineering, art, and math!

Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work!

New Date to Be Announced

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.