Grades 6, 7 and 8

The resources in this section help expose middle school age youth to the important conversation of education and training beyond high school. They identify occupations across Nevada’s key industry sectors requiring different amounts of post-secondary education/training. The materials also help explore financial aid options. They can be used in conjunction with a school’s career day or outside the classroom.

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The Traitify Assessment (In English)

The more you know about yourself, the easier it is to choose a career path that best matches you! This fun 2-3 minute visual assessment gives you immediate insight into what makes you unique and provides spot-on personalized career path recommendations that best match your unique personality traits.

Traitify Overview of User Experience

This video is part of the Traitify training series. It will give you a brief overview of what users will experience as they take the career assessment and explore personalized career matches. Learn about all the assessment features and how to maximize the user experience.

Interactive Characters (In English)

These fun and interactive characters are themed in Nevada’s nine (9) key industry sectors. This lively online activity includes fun facts, quizzes, games and videos that explore careers and occupations across the industry sectors including specific job titles and average salaries.

Success in the New Economy Video

This very informative video shows that success in the new economy comes not only through four-year or more college degrees, but also through technical skilled training at the Credential or Associate Degree level.

My Future, My Way Workbook (In English)

This fun 40-page activity book explores how to prepare for and pay for education beyond high school. It addresses common myths about who can afford and obtain post-secondary education. It highlights the benefits of a post-secondary education and training.

My Future, My Way Workbook (In Spanish)

This fun 40-page activity book explores how to prepare for and pay for education beyond high school. It addresses common myths about who can afford and obtain post-secondary education. It highlights the benefits of a post-secondary education and training.

Career and Cluster Videos (In English)

These videos show types of work people do in nearly 550 careers, organized by the 16 career clusters recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Career and Cluster Videos (In Spanish)

These videos show types of work people do in more than 300 careers, organized by the 16 career clusters recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Change My World Now (In English)

Change My World Now is committed to giving this next generation everything they need to take charge of their world and to become compassionate, responsible stewards of the future they are creating. With safety and parents in mind, kids ages 6-14, can discover the world around them and take action through their amazing games and content.