Career Companions

Grade Levels: 12-13

The contextualized instruction in Workforce Career Companions prepares adult learners for postsecondary credentials or certification programs. Providing synopses of careers and demand for each, it helps students explore areas of professional interest and prepare for family-sustaining careers within the 16 national career clusters in the National Career Clusters® Framework. This series allows students to practice contextualized skills while the instructor has consistent instruction throughout each book. Includes online resources for further career exploration.

Career Companions

The contextualized instruction in Workforce Career Companions prepares adult learners for postsecondary credentials or certification programs. Providing synopses of careers and demand for each, it helps students explore areas of professional interest and prepare for family-sustaining careers  within the 16 national career clusters in the National Career Clusters® Framework:

  • Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources
  • Architecture and Construction
  • Arts, A/V Technology, and Communications
  • Business, Management, and Administration
  • Education and Training
  • Finance
  • Government and Public Administration
  • Health Science
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Information Technology
  • Human Services
  • Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security
  • Manufacturing
  • Marketing, Sales, and Service
  • Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
  • Transportation, Distribution, and Logistic

This series allows students to practice contextualized skills while the instructor has consistent instruction throughout each book. Includes online resources for further career exploration.