Washington State’s Superintendent of Public Instruction

OSPI Career And Technical Web Site offers you more information on these career paths. You can also check out the hundreds of career options available to you on their Career Clusters pages.

WaNIC- Washington Network for Innovative Careers

WANIC, the Washington Network for Innovative Careers, is a regional skills center cooperative of seven school districts in Northeast Puget Sound. Member districts include Bellevue, Everett, Issaquah, Lake Washington, Northshore, Riverview and Snoqualmie Valley. WANIC is established to provide advanced-level Career and Technical Education programs based on rigorous academic and industry standards preparing students for post-secondary education and successful entry into high-skill, high-demand careers and employment. Read more…

O*Net OnLine

O*NET OnLine is your tool for career exploration. This site has detailed descriptions of the world of work! Browse groups of similar occupations to explore careers. Focus on occupations that use a specific tool or software. Connect to a wealth of career data.

Check out O*Net’s Bright Outlook occupations — occupations that are expected to grow rapidly in the next several years, will need large numbers of new job openings, or are new and emerging occupations.

Every Bright Outlook occupation matches at least one of the following criteria:

  • Projected to grow much faster than average (employment increase of 20% or more) over the period 2008-2018
  • Projected to have 100,000 or more job openings over the period 2008-2018
  • New & Emerging occupation in a high growth industry

WTB- Workforce Training and Education Coordinating Board

Visit Workforce Training Board’s web site for relevant information on topics such as career planning, high demand fields, and summer employment. Washington’s comprehensive strategy for workforce development outlines a plan to ensure all youth receive the education, training, and support they need for success in possecondary education and/or work.