OhioMeansJobs.com is Ohio’s premier free, virtual employment and career planning center. This online hub serves all Ohioans — and it has a special section just for students in grades K-12. For students, the journey begins by going to OhioMeansJobs.com and clicking on the K-12 icon—the cardinal in a graduation cap. From there, they can register for an OhioMeansJobs K-12 account.
OhioMeansJobs K-12 can help even young students find careers that match their interests. They can learn what it takes to find a job they love, get help with their resumes, learn about internships and part-time jobs if they’re old enough, and plan the kind of life they want to have. Best of all, OhioMeansJobs highlights Ohio’s in-demand careers with a thumbs-up icon. In-demand careers pay well and have a promising future.
Students can store all their important information in an online backpack — things like their budget plans, career plan, information about education and training programs, resumes, and job search results. They can even take free college entrance or career preparation practice tests. OhioMeansJobs K-12 is a one-stop shop for students, and for parents, teachers and counselors, too!