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Monthly Themes for Career Exploration

 

Introduction

The following themes may be used to encourage and promote career development and career exploration activities, as well as for individual awareness and preparedness, public safety, civic engagement, and volunteerism.

 

March is...

Irish-American Heritage Month

Mental Retardation Awareness Month

Music In Our Schools Month

National American Red Cross Month

National Kidney Month

National Professional Social Work Month

National Talk With Your Teen About Sex Month

National Women’s History Month

Poison Prevention Awareness Month

Save Your Vision Month

Youth Art Month

 

and also includes a focus on...

Flood Safety Awareness Week

International Women's Day

National Consumer Week

National Sleep Awareness Week

Read Across America / Get Caught Reading Day

World Education Games:

World Maths Day

World Spelling Day

 

Exercise

Can you match the themes above with some of their related careers below, and investigate other careers that could also be associated with these themes?

 

Possible associated careers

Special education teacher, administrator, musician, teacher, policymaker, human rights advocate, parent, museum curator, art supplies retailer, art supplies manufacturer, artist, linguist and language therapist, psychologist, family counselor, poet, novelist/writer, bookbinder, publisher, physician, nurse; logistics manager; procurement specialist; neurologist, pulmonologist, cardiologist, otolaryngologist, polysomnographic technologist, researcher, first aid administrator, paramedic, public safety personnel, biologist, chemist, ophthalmologist, optometrist, optician, nephrologists, endocrinologist, epidemiologist, dietician, nutritionist, health care assistant, midwife, teen shelter worker, home health care aide, lawmaker, historian, equal opportunity administrator, attorney, national guard member, civil engineer, police, firefighter, public safety worker, camp and forest ranger, lifeguard, municipal planner, federal emergency management team member, transportation worker, consumer protection watchdog, maritime safety advisor, cultural center worker, museum director, product liability attorney, public relations professional, cultural activities coordinator, health care worker, ombudsman, consumer protection advocate.

 

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