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Visiting Students Research Guide: Career Exploration

UWM databases have career information

Search@UW  OR Databases & Guides by Subject
Search by job and the work occupation, for example: engineer occupation

          

Information on Careers in Education

US Department of Education: Become a Teacher
What to expect in your first year of teaching, the certification process, and sources for financing college

TeacherPortal.com
Information for current teachers and those interested in teaching careers; articles on certification and salary surveys

Teachingmonster.com
“Become a Teacher” section has questionnaires to assess suitability for teaching

The Educator's Reference Desk 
Lesson plans, links to online education information, and question archive responses

INTUTE: Education
Links to organizations; each has been evaluated and categorized

Library of Education Research
Reports produced by university-based education research centers

National Library of Education 
Federal government's main resource; accesses GEM, ERIC, NCEF, USNEI, and ED Pubs

Other Online Educational Resources
List has several categories; part of US DOE; links to Federal and state agencies