Career Pathways and Planning



  1. Watch the Module 3 video.
  2. Download the video PDF (click here). 
  3. Click on links and images in the video PDF to access sources.
  4. Review the websites, articles, and other resources listed on this page.
  5. Ask questions.  We’re here to help!


The following topics will be explored in this module.

  • Building Career Pathways
  • Components of Effective Career Plans
  • Guiding Students Toward Employment Success


P2C Labor Market Dashboard

National Career Clusters Framework

Minnesota State CAREERwise Education

Nebraska Career Education Model and Resources

IPEDS Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP)

Articles and Reports

The Overlooked Value of Certificates and Associates Degrees

Thinking about College?  Pay Attention to these 5 Rules

Pruning Dead-End Pathways in Career and Technical Ed.

What Teachers Can Do to Boost Student Motivation

Templates, Activities, and Slides

P2C User Guides and Resources (see “Templates, Activities, and Presentation Slides”)