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Getting real : helping teens find their future

Author: Kenneth C Gray
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Corwin Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The second edition of this career planning guide has been expanded to include counseling strategies for all high school graduates and young adults, as opposed to just the college-bound individuals targeted in the original volume. Gray (education, Penn State U.) has aimed this reference at educators and counselors in secondary education environments who need to prepare students for postsecondary success. He provides  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth C Gray
ISBN: 9781412963640 1412963648 9781412963657 1412963656
OCLC Number: 227016956
Description: xv, 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Getting real: new realities for postsecondary success --
Understanding those we try to help "Get Real" --
Today's teens and their parents --
Dropouts, teens with disabilities, and graduates seeking full-time employment --
Creating opportunites by countering stereotypes --
Understanding labor market fundamentals --
Labor market misunderstandings and bad advice --
Occupational projections, technical and middle-skill employment --
Strategies to promote career direction --
Career success, decision making, and teens --
Strategies to promote adolescent career maturiy and direction --
Considering 'all' the alternatives --
Six-step plan for postsecondary success --
Getting real and the role of the business community --
How are teenagers best served: nutritional lies or facing reality?
Responsibility: Kenneth Gray.
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Promote "career maturity" by integrating youthful aspirations with economic realities and guide teenagers toward thoughtful goals by explaining labor markets, exposing misconceptions, and exploring  Read more...

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