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Keywords: Career, Wages, Education, Preparation
Subject(s): Technology, Information Skills, Business
Grades 9 through 12
School: Chestatee High School, Gainesville, GA
Planned By: Mark Tomcho
Original Author: Mark Tomcho, Gainesville
Students will research the following areas and write a few sentences describing each on a separate sheet of paper. Be sure to clearly label and number these areas.

1. Overview What is this career all about?
2. Common work activities
3. Working conditions
4. Physical demands
5. Skills and abilities
6. Knowledge
7. Helpful high school courses
8. Preparation
9. Hiring practices
10. Wages
11. Employment and outlook
Also answer the following :
Would you like to pursue this career now that you have learned more about it?
Why or why not?
Computers and paper are available
Cross-Curriculum Ideas
This project could go with almost any academic subject. Students could get a better understanding of how the general curriculum ties in to the careers that they want.
Research specific schools that offer training in the chosen career
Links: GCIS website
Materials: Flash/USB Drives