For Parents – How to Help Your Child’s Career Development

A parent can help a child’s career development in different ways throughout the life span.

Career Development is a complex process which is learned one step at a time

Here are a few ideas adapted from the National Career Development Association’s Career Development Policy Statement:

Pre-school Age:

Grades K-6

Grades 7-9

Grades 10-12

College Years and Beyond

Reference: National Career Development Association (2011). Career Development Policy Statement.