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  • Strategies for Guilding Students through Career Exploration March 19, 2009 Career Development Center Welcome to Strategies for Guiding Students through Career Exploration. The presenter is Leslie Camacho, Assistant Director of Career Development at the Career Development Center This event is sponsored by The In-Service Subcommittee on Professional Development
  • Strategies For Guiding Students Through Career Exploration V2

    1. 1. Strategies for Guiding Students through Career Exploration Presenter: Leslie Camacho – Career Development Center Sponsored by The In-Service Subcommittee on Professional Development
    2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Introductions </li></ul><ul><li>Career Development Process </li></ul><ul><li>Student Career Services </li></ul><ul><li>Linking Students to Services </li></ul><ul><li>Summary/Q&A </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    3. 3. Introductions Thursday, March 19 th , 2009 <ul><li>Name </li></ul><ul><li>Department/Program </li></ul><ul><li>Population Serviced </li></ul><ul><li>Information Sought </li></ul>
    4. 4. Career Development Process Freshman to Faculty <ul><li>First Career Decision </li></ul><ul><li>Early Employment </li></ul><ul><li>Support Network </li></ul><ul><li>Information Needed </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    5. 5. Career Development Process Transitions Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    6. 6. Career Development Process <ul><li>Self-Knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Career Exploration </li></ul><ul><li>Decision and Planning </li></ul><ul><li>Resources and Support </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    7. 7. Core Student Career Services On Campus <ul><li>Counseling Department : FSM000 & FSC100 </li></ul><ul><li>Academy Coordinators </li></ul><ul><li>Cooperative Education : CEP121, CPC041 </li></ul><ul><li>The Office of Transfer Services </li></ul><ul><li>Employment and Career Service Center </li></ul><ul><li>Workforce1: ACE </li></ul><ul><li>Library </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    8. 8. Core Student Career Services for Special Populations <ul><li>COPE </li></ul><ul><li>College Discovery </li></ul><ul><li>Office For Students with Disabilities </li></ul><ul><li>ASAP </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    9. 9. Student Career Services Virtual Campus <ul><li>Degree Works </li></ul><ul><li>ePortfolio </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009  Advisor or Special Program
    10. 10. Career Student Services Virtual Campus – Coming Soon…. <ul><li>Career Central </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual career center linking existing career services on and off campus. </li></ul><ul><li>eCareerPlan </li></ul><ul><li>Is an interactive, web-based tool for a student to assess, collect information, and plan for their futures. </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    11. 11. Career Information Online <ul><li>What can I do with my major in…? </li></ul><ul><li> NY State Department of Labor Career Zone </li></ul><ul><li>Occupational Outlook Handbook </li></ul><ul><li>The Career Project </li></ul><ul><li>Career Videos on O*net </li></ul><ul><li>Career Video Vignettes from the University of Tennessee </li></ul><ul><li>Wall Street Journal Career Corner </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    12. 12. Somewhere <ul><li>‘ Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?’ </li></ul><ul><li>‘ That depends on a good deal on where you want to get to,’ said the Cat. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Oh I don’t much care where-’ said Alice. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Then it doesn’t much matter which way you go,’ said the Cat. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ -so long as I get somewhere ,’ Alice added as an explanation. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Oh, you are sure to do that, said the Cat, ‘if only you walk long enough.’ </li></ul><ul><li>-Lewis Carroll, 1865 </li></ul><ul><li>Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    13. 13. Somewhere - Ad Lib <ul><li>‘ Would you tell me, please,_______________________?’ </li></ul><ul><li>‘ That depends on a good deal on where you want to _______,’ said______. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Oh I _______________’ said Alicia. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Then it _____________ which way you go,’ said________. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ -so long as I get somewhere ,’ Alicia added as an explanation. </li></ul><ul><li>‘ Oh, you ____________, said _______, ‘if only you _________.’ </li></ul><ul><li>-Anonymous, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Career Adventures at LaGuardia Community College </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    14. 14. Guidance for Students <ul><li>Mentors and Role Models </li></ul><ul><li>Experts in Your Fields </li></ul><ul><li>Link Students to Services </li></ul><ul><li>Use Resources as a Tool </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    15. 15. Summary <ul><li>Awareness of the Career Development Process </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge of How Much to Help </li></ul><ul><li>Have Resources at Hand </li></ul><ul><li>Make Referrals as Needed </li></ul><ul><li>Seek Training as Needed </li></ul><ul><li>(such as Career Development Facilitator) </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    16. 16. References <ul><li>Brown, D., & Others, A. (1996). Career choice and development. third edition (pp. 3-2) . San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass </li></ul><ul><li>Career Planning staff of Career Services at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. (2002) What can I do with This Degree? Education. Retrieved on March 15, 2007 from </li></ul><ul><li>Carroll, L. (1865). Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. London: Macmillan. </li></ul><ul><li>Crosby, O. (2005). Career Myths and how to debunk them. Occupational Outlook Quarterly, Fall 2005. Retrieved on March 17, 2009 from </li></ul><ul><li>Dahir, C. (2007). Inspiring School Counselors to Empower Youth to Realize Their Dreams. NCDA Career Developments, Winter 2207 (pp. 20-21). </li></ul><ul><li>Fugate, A. L., & Amey, M. J. (2000). Career stages of community college faculty: A qualitative analysis of their career paths, roles, and development. Community College Review, 28 (1; 1), 1. Retrieved February 13, 2009 from http:// = true&db = mfh&AN =3510738&site= ehost -live </li></ul><ul><li>Kenny, M. E., Blustein, D. L., Haase, R. F., Jackson, J., & Perry, J. C. (2006). Setting the stage: Career development and the student engagement process. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 53 (2), 272-279. </li></ul><ul><li>King, G. (2007). Career development of counsellors. British Journal of Guidance & Counselling, 35 (4), 391-407. </li></ul><ul><li>Lankard, B. A., & ERIC Clearinghouse on Adult, Career, and, Vocational Education. (1995). Family role in career development. ERIC digest no. 164 . </li></ul><ul><li>Minor, C. W. & Pope, M. (Eds).(2005). Experiential Activities for Teaching Career Counseling Classes and for Facilitating Career Groups, volume two (pp. 105, 129& 191). Tulsa, OH: National Career Development Association. </li></ul><ul><li>Roemer, L. (1983). Faculty responsibility and college student career decisions. College Student Journal, 17 (2), 163-165. </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009
    17. 17. Thank You! <ul><li>Leslie Camacho, Assistant Director of Career Development </li></ul><ul><li>Career Development Center </li></ul><ul><li>Division of Adult and Continuing Education </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul><ul><li>C-225 Suite L </li></ul><ul><li>718.482.5388 </li></ul>Thursday, March 19 th , 2009