Sources of information related to the Role of the Counselor,
with special emphasis on Career Development and
School Counselor Standards

Professional Organizations: Websites with Links to Resources

American School Counselor Association:
CA Association of School Counselors:
CA School Counselor Association:
American Counselor Assocation:
Assocation for Career & Technical Education:
National Employer Leadership Council:

Statewide Resources: Websites with Links for Career Development Resources

California Department of Education Student Support Services & Programs:
CA Association of Regional Occupaiton Centers & Programs:
CA Workforce Investment Act Youth Development:
CA Postsecondary Education Commission:

College & University:  Tools that address all aspects of Planning Careers & College

University of California/UC Gateways:
University of California:
California State University:
Community Colleges:
California Colleges:
Shasta College EWD CTE Info:

Study Skills Guides / How to Study

Internet Resources:  Standards

CA State Academic Standards:
CA State Career-Technical Standards (challenge stds):
Technology Standards:

Student Performance & Educational Data Resources

Accountability Progress Reporting APR / District CAHSEE Data:
Postsecondary Education Commission (college going rates):

Special Populations Resources

Youth with Disabilities:
Job Accommodations Network:
WorkAbility I Programs:

Virtual Career Information

Match Majors to Careers:

What Can I Do With a Major In??:


Career Development Resources

Explore Careers, Plan Your Education, Find a Job:

Ten Myths About Choosing A Career:

Information & Tools for Counselors:

Mapping Your Future:
Career Info Net:
California Careers:
CA Career Planning Guide:
CA Careers Reality Check:
National Career Development Guidelines:
Job Shadowing:
Service Learning:
Vocational Information Center:
Catholic Healthcare West Career Site:
MonsterTRAK Sponsored:
CA Community College:
CA EDD Tools for Career Exploration:

Parent Resource

All Means All:

Curriculum Integration / Contextual Learning

Developing Learning Outcomes:
SCANS Skills Integration:
The Center for Occupational Research & Development (CORD):
Publications, Documents about Applied Learning:
General Curriculum Resoruces:
Share Curriculum with Teachers:
Center on Education & Work:
The Real Game:

Computer Information Systems

Business Education:
CA Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA):
Agriculture - Future Farmers of America (FFA):
Family & Life Science / Home Economics -- Future Homemakers of America (FHA)


Industrial Technology