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Career Planning: Most New Jobs - Data Analysis

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  • Price per ClassroomFREE
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Career Planning
  • Duration 15 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

Activity Description

In this data analysis activity, students will dive into the world of labor market data about the most number of new jobs for different careers for the period of 2021-2031. They will have the opportunity to explore which careers offer the most opportunities and what the median salaries look like in those fields. The objective is to empower students with knowledge and insights to make informed decisions about their future careers.


After analyzing the data, students can engage in a reflective writing activity to create a personal career plan. They will consider how the job market trends and salary data align with their own career aspirations and goals.

Learning Objective

Students will gain insights into the current job market trends, including the fields with the most opportunities and their associated median salaries. Students will learn how to align their career aspirations with real-world data on job opportunities and salary expectations. They will understand the importance of making informed career choices.

Teacher Tips

Included with the activity, you can view the tips to clarify student's doubts or to evaluate answers (for a teacher scored worksheet).
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  • Price per ClassroomFREE
  • Grade Levels 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Topics Career Planning
  • Duration 15 Minutes
  • Auto Scored? Yes
  • Teacher Evaluation Needed? No

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