Career Advisement

Resources on topics such as guidance, counseling, guided pathways, student supports, coaching, individualized learning plans, career awareness and exposure and mentorships

  • Case Study
May 2018

This brief from the National League of Cities examines how afterschool and summer learning opportunities can be leveraged as strategies to improve college and career readiness among students.

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Oklahoma's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative. 

  • Case Study
  • Snapshots
April 2018

This snapshot profiles Wisconsin's progress in the New Skills for Youth initiative. 

  • Webinar
February 2018

This webinar from Advance CTE and the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) describes the findings and conclusions in The State of Career Technical Education: Career Advising and Development report.

  • Guide/Tool
January 2018

This guide from the National Collaboration on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth), Institute for Educational Leadership outlines how to promote quality Individualized Learning Plans (ILPs) in secondary, postsecondary, workforce development and non-school settings.

  • Case Study
January 2018

This report from the Michigan Center for Student Success examines how 23 Michigan colleges made progress over three years in implementing the guided pathways approach to support college completion and career success.

  • Case Study
  • Guide/Tool
May 2017

This report from ACTE examines different approaches to supporting career exploration in middle school and highlights examples from states. 

  • Case Study
  • Research/ Report
January 2018

This report from the Center for Community College Student Engagement examines how college advising's structure, content, and intensity help shape the student experience and help students identify and meet their career goals.

The Learning that Works Resource Center was developed through the New Skills for Youth initiative, a partnership of the Council of Chief State School Officers, Advance CTE and the Education Strategy Group, generously funded by JPMorgan Chase & Co