Below are additional resources to help reinforce what you are learning. You'll find links to fun and interactive websites that will test your skills and knowledge, websites to aid you in exploring different careers and much more.
Are You Credit Wise?
Get it straight from the source. Courtesy of Mastercard. Do you know all there is to know about managing your credit? Slides cover topics such as Your Money, Budgeting, Managing Credit Card Debt, and Credit Reports.
Hands on Banking
Fun and interactive site developed to teach good money management skills. Lessons include real-life problems, mathematical computations, financial concepts and decision-making skills through eye-pleasing illustrations. Site includes learning tools for kids, teens, young adults and well as adults.
USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services. Click on the Teen link to get insight on things such as managing your money and how to become a young entrepreneur. Site also offers information on topics such as driving, education, jobs/volunteering, and more.
Your source for Federal jobs and employment information, whether in high school, college, or graduate school. Search jobs, create a résumé and more.
Bureau of Labor Statistics
What Are You Interested In? Science, Math, Nature, Building and Fixing, etc. Exploring Career Information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
The ultimate road trip to career success. Begin your journey with Where to Start, then move on to Where Will the Demand Be, followed by How to Qualify and Get a Job, and to round out your journey explore Does Education Pay, How to Pay. This is sure to be a road trip worth taking.
Up for the Challenge - Test Your Skills - Fun Activity
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Are you ready to join the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)? Put your skills to the test. Try your hand at breaking codes or take the Photo Analysis Challenge. This site offers a variety of interactive yet challenging games to test your skills.
Security Clearance Information
Defense Office of Hearing and Appeals
Read about security clearance decisions for industrial personnel. Real-life cases of people who were cleared or denied a security clearance for the various adjudicative guidelines.
Questionnaire for National Security Positions (SF-86)
Take a look at the application so that you will be familiar with the questions that are asked when applying for a security clearance.
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