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Smithsonian Learning Lab
country's most influential moments with overviews,
biographies, and primary sources.
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Career and Technical Education Links
- Career explorer, job descriptions. http://www.careerexplorer.net/job-descriptons
- California Career and Technical Education Standards - California Department of Education. Contains Standards, Industry Standards, and Resources.http://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/sf/ctemcstandards.asp
- State Superintendent Torlakson's Career Readiness Campaign. Seventeen key objectives to support, sustain and strengthen Career and Technical Education (CTE) in the State. http://www.cde.ca.gov/eo/in/cr/
- California Careers.info. The California Career Resource Network (CalCRN). http://www.californiacareers.info/
- The California Career Center (CalCC) is your career planning website with tools to help you map your future, whether looking ahead to college, apprenticeship, the military or other options.http://www.calcareercenter.org/
- California Reality Check. Don't know how much money you will need to earn in the future? Don't know which occupation to choose? No problem, this site can help inform your decision. http://www.californiarealitycheck.com/
- California Career Zone. Web-based career exploration system providing four easy to use career assessment tools that connect users with information on California occupational options and colleges. Free user account feature.http://www.cacareerzone.org/
- Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook. http://bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/home.htmhttp://bls.gov/ooh/business-and-financial/home.htm
Internet Safety - Digital Literacy
Cyber Safety for Children The State of California's page on Cyber Safety resources.
Chatting with students about being online great parent resources to begin the conversation about online safety, cyberbullying, and idenity protection.
Heads Up: Stop Think Click Booklet on Internet Safety tips.
Net Cetera: Chatting with your kids about being on-line Excellent booklet of suggestions and information.
Net Cetera en espanol Spanish Version of Chatting with your kids about being on-line.
Parent Education in Cyber Trends Teacher Librarian wiki on all aspects of cyber-safety, updated regularily.
NetSmartWorkshop Lots of videos and talking points to view first for conversation openers with your children.