K-12 Resources


Career Cluster Inventory Guide

Guide to Budgeting

Guide to Course Planning

Guide to Higher Education

Guide to Researching Occupations

Guide to Resumes

More Teacher Resources

Elementary Resources

Crypto kids
Games and activities for students about cyber security and careers in IT security

INFOhio Resources for Elementary School
Ohio's K-12 digital library that provides free access to dozens of premium educational resources for students and curriculum support for teachers

Classroom resources that can easily be connected to and used for career exploration

Stem Is Elementary
STEM lessons and resources for elementary students and teachers

US Mint
Lessons aligned to new academic standards that introduce students to aspects of government

Virginia Career View
Games and career awareness activities for elementary grades

Middle Grades Resources

Business and finance lessons and videos for students and teachers

Middle grades career lessons aligned to academic content (English language arts, math, science and social studies) offered by the University of North Carolina

Computer Code
Tools for teachers and students to learn more about computer programming through videos and games

Finances 101
Online game for students to learn about all aspects of budgeting

INFOhio Resources for Middle Grades
Ohio's K-12 digital library that provides free access to dozens of premium educational resources for students and curriculum support for teachers

Kids and Community
Resources about the work of city planners and the communities they create

STEM Equity Pipeline
Resources for expanding options for women and girls in STEM

High School Resources

Information about careers and programs related to bioscience in Ohio

College Reality Check
College cost comparison tool offered by The Chronicle of Higher Ed

College Scorecard
College cost comparison tool offered by the U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center

Discover E
Information about engineering careers for educators from current engineering students

Federal Student Aid
Estimate the cost of college and student loan payments

Financial Aid Toolkit
Find presentations, handouts, and helps about financial aid

INFOhio Resources for High School
Ohio's K-12 digital library that provides free access to dozens of premium educational resources for students and curriculum support for teachers

My Future
Military careers and options for students to explore

Ohio G.R.E.A.T.
Global Reach to Engage Academic Talent

Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates
Information about internships and careers with the federal government

Real Money. Real World.
An interactive spending simulation for students to learn about the financial choices they will make as adults – offered by OSU Extension Offices

Regional In-Demand Job Reports
Regional reports showing regional in-demand jobs data by industry or alphabetically

Smart About Money
Budgeting ideas and tools for you now and in the future funded by National Endowment for Financial Education®

Soft Skills to Pay the Bills
Resources offered by the U.S. Department of Labor about soft skills necessity for the work place

The Financial Aid Process
Visual aid to demonstrate the financial aid process.

Career Videos by Ohio PBS Stations

Broadcast Educational Media Commission Link to all career videos created through Ohio’s PBS Stations

Engineer Your Career WGTE

Engineering Your Future CET and ThinkTV

Get Ready for Your Career WNEO and WEAO, Western Reserve

Get Ready for Your Career 2 WNEO and WEAO, Western Reserve

Great Job WVIZ, ideastream

My Cool Job WOSU

My (Future) Life WOUB


STEM Career Lab CET and ThinkTV

What’s Your Medical Option? WGTE

Teacher Resources for All Grades

Career Connections
Resources for teachers, counselors and administrators offered by the Ohio Department of Education

16 National Career Clusters
Provides an overview of the16 national career clusters and pathways

21st century, standards-aligned, online curriculum for grades 8-12 that teaches English and Languages Arts, Information Technology Literacy, College & Career Readiness, and Financial Literacy

Career Cluster Jeopardy
Jeopardy games in PowerPoint designed to promote understanding of each career cluster at all grade levels

Career Cluster Student Interest Survey
Brief, printable career cluster interest survey in English and Spanish

Environmental Education Council of Ohio
School and classroom presentations and resources available at no cost from environmental professionals throughout Ohio

Federal Student Aid—Checklists for Academic and Financial Preparation
Checklists to prepare for college, from elementary through high school

Grow Next Gen
Agriculture industry and career information from Ohio Soybean Council

INFOhio Educator Portal
Ohio's K-12 digital library that provides free access to dozens of premium educational resources for students and curriculum support for teachers

INFOhio Guide for School Counselors
This guide highlights some of our most important tools for career readiness

Jobs Ohio
Information about Ohio’s main industries and business growth and development

Ohio Farm Bureau
Classroom activities for all grade levels covering all concepts of agriculture, food, and natural resources

Ohio’s Oil and Gas Energy Education program (OGEEP)
Learning materials for Ohio’s Oil and Gas Energy Industry

A digital library that provides teacher‐tested, standards‐based engineering content to use in K-12 science and math classrooms

Try Engineering
Games and information about engineering careers

Transition Planning Resources

Navigating the Road to Work
Information about employment and youth with disabilities

Think College
Information and resources about college options

Transition Coalition
Resources offered through the University of Kansas

Transition Education Materials
Transition materials and resources compiled by the University of Oklahoma

Transition “Starters” for Everyone
Transition planning resources for parents, educators, and students

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Career Clusters

Agricultural and Environmental Systems

Arts and Communication

Business and Administrative Services

Construction Technologies

Education and Training

Engineering and Science Technologies


Government and Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality and Tourism

Human Services

Information Technology

Law and Public Safety

Manufacturing Technologies


Transportation Systems