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Monthly Themes for Career Exploration



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.


August is...

Cataract Awareness Month

Children’s Vision and Learning Month

National Immunization Awareness Month

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Awareness Month

National Water Quality Month

National Inventor’s Month



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

Physician, optometrist, optician, pediatrician, teacher, immunologist, nurse, health care assistant, orthopedic surgeon, chiropractor, neurophysiologist, inventor, engineer, manufacturer, educator, education administrator, water quality manager, watershed analyzer, environmental scientist, environmental regulator, farmer, chemist, geologist, geological sample test technician and data technician, water and liquid waste treatment plant and system operator, risk assessor, environmental lawyer, municipal planner, watershed coordinator, emergency responder, parent



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