The Vo Tech Track to Success in Human Services

Vocational education in high school has become an increasingly important means of educating students for the real world of jobs. ... They are all part of a category of careers known as social and human services.

The Vo Tech Track to Success in Human Services

The need for social workers, counselors, and other human service employees is growing nationwide. These workers help people who are facing challenging circumstances and require outside support. Teens interested in jobs related to family services and human needs now have vocational-technical options for career-related education and training. In fact, while they are still in high school, students can start learning about and preparing for employment in human services. This title explores vo-tech paths to careers in early childhood services, counseling and mental health services, and family and community services. Clear text informs students about their options, and photos capture real-life work in the field.

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The Vo-Tech Track to Success in Human Services
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Marcia Amidon Lusted
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

The need for social workers, counselors, and other human service employees is growing nationwide. These workers help people who are facing challenging circumstances and require outside support. Teens interested in jobs related to family services and human needs now have vocational-technical options for career-related education and training. In fact, while
The Vo-Tech Track to Success in Information Technology
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Terry Teague Meyer
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Thanks to the pervasive use of computers, cell phones, and various hand-held devices, information technology is a hot career field. Packed with pertinent information on the benefits of vocational training, this handy guide reveals how readers can become IT professionals. Included are tips for career preparation while in high school
The Vo-Tech Track to Success in Health Care
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Susan Henneberg
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Health care is one of the fastest growing industries in the nation as the population ages and health care needs increase. Vo-tech education prepares teens for employment and further education in this challenging and rewarding field. Today's vo-tech students can learn practical skills, obtain health care certifications, and even earn
The Vo-Tech Track to Success in Hospitality and Tourism
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Mindy Moser Hauser
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Think a welcoming smile and an outgoing personality are all one needs to succeed in hospitality and tourism? Guess again. Hard work, preparation, and training are necessary as well. What isn't required is a four-year college degree. Learning and hands-on training for hospitality and tourism careers can start in high
The Vo-Tech Track to Success in Manufacturing, Mechanics, and Automotive Care
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Joe Craig
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

Many students are coming to realize that traditional four-year colleges do not necessarily lead to gainful employment after graduation and, therefore, do not always make good financial sense. Vocational and technical education, on the other hand, provides practical skills training, real-world experience, professional certification and contacts, and a direct pathway