Santa’s Retail Helpers

Retail sales for the holiday season are expected to top $1 TRILLION dollars this year. With all that shopping going on, Santa needs some big-time help. Retail managers top his “nice” list for getting the job done. With direct connections to school DECA...

Bon Appetit! It’s Career Ideas Challenge #8.

Cook up Some Middle Grade Career Exploration Career Ideas Challenge #8 gives students a taste of what it is like to be a CHEF. Culinary careers are much in demand and supported at both the middle and high school levels by FCS and FCCLA programs. Click the buttons...

A STEAM Whodunit CAREER IDEAS CHALLENGE #7

Crime scene investigator is the featured Career Ideas Challenge this week. This career provides a way to bridge STEM and law enforcement and. Make sure to stop by the Bright Futures Press website to explore other resources sure to inspire future scientists and first...

Dive Into STEM Careers! WEEK 6

The spotlight is on Marine Biologists for this week’s Career Ideas Challenge. It’s another popular career option for aspiring young scientists and it provides an entry point for exploring other STEM-focused careers. To use this activity classroom, simply...

Say Hello to Future Robotic Engineers WEEK 5

We are STEAM-ing up carer exploration with Career Ideas Challenge #5. This week the featured career is Robotic Engineer–using the age-appropriate and high-interest robot as a bridge to motivate interest in STEAM learning. I don’t have to tell you how big...

Another Career Ideas Challenge! WEEK 4

It’s week 4 of the Career Ideas Challenge! The featured career for this week is Physician’s Assistant, a fast-growing, high demand career in the health care industry. Early career exploration in the health care field is especially important now. Students...