P.P.S. at Lincoln-Way Central
The Guidance Information Center located in the P.P.S. Office contains a wide variety of informational resources such as college pamphlets, videos, catalogs, and reference books that will guide one through the college selection and career decision making process. In addition, counselors are available to assist students and parents with questions and concerns. Students and parents are welcome and encouraged to visit the Guidance Information Center to take advantage of these and other resources.
Cruising – This is an interactive career resource
designed for people of all ages. If you want to find the
right career, explore different career options, or plan
future education and training, you’ve come to the
right place. The username is lincolnway and the password is central
Occupational Outlook Handbook - The Bureau of Labor Statistics has put the Occupational
Outlook Handbook online. The handbook offers descriptions
for jobs, employment conditions, working environment, outlook
for the profession, required training, earning statistics,
and related occupations.
Board/Career Search - Click on Majors & Careers Profiles
to read career profiles and find the majors related to them.
This portion of the College Board website includes information
about college majors, planning for jobs and internships,
and articles about careers.
CareerOneStop - This website from the
Department of Labor provides students and parents links to explore career and education options.
Military Careers - This
website offers information to parents and students
about the benefits of a military career and whether this
might be the right choice for you.
Vocational Schools - This provides
a very comprehensive list of vocational schools in all 50
states. It is organized by state and then by training occupation.
Resumes - Are you ready
to create a resume? Here you can use templates and get
expert advice and step-by-step help on writing a resume.
Monster.com - Perhaps the most
comprehensive job search site online, Monster helps you
find jobs, post resumes, network with employers, and get