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CareerPrepped

Your 21st Century Career Success System

Get Your Students CareerPrepped!

Support Your Work-Based Learning Programs with Virtual Skill Development Activities

While a variety of online platforms exist for career awareness, exploration and planning, CareerPrepped focuses on the career preparation and skill development component of the WBL continuum. CareerPrepped is a career success system that supports WBL programs with virtual activities centered around student skill development and authentic assessment processes involving CTE educators and industry professionals. Students build, prove and showcase their workplace skills in an interactive environment, while learning how to articulate and evidence their skill claims through a guided process that models the type of self-reflection needed in the real world.

Supporting ACTE’s
Quality CTE Program of Study Framework

Prepare Students for Career Success

  • Improve students’ self-management and career management skills
  • Improve students’ employability knowledge and skills
  • Improve students’ ability to communicate and evidence their skill claims
  • Encourage lifelong learning and skill development
  • Empower students to demonstrate their CTSO activities and achievements through claimed skill badges, multi-media portfolio files, and authentic endorsements
  • Provide lifelong career support and engage alumni in a continuous improvement process

CareerPrepped Core Features

40+ competency-based Skill Builders enable students to build their soft skills through a continuous process of learning, reflection and practice.
Students claim open badges that represent their soft skill claims learning how to articulate and evidence their skill claims.
Every student gets unlimited space to upload multimedia files as supporting evidence for any soft or hard skill they claim to have. They can link their files to their Skill Badges or skills they indicate in their career site. Portfolio files could represent project achievements, work samples, credentials, etc.
The Career Site gives students a unified professional web presence. Students can link their Skill Badges and portfolio files to their listed skills allowing visitors to see evidence of their skill claims. See example Career Site.
The Career Toolbox includes a Targeted Resume Builder letting students build custom resumes from their Career Site. It also includes a collection of Interview Prep Videos to help students answer common interview questions.
The Job Center connects students with relevant opportunities. It allows students to search and save jobs, track their progress from application to offer, and save notes on each job.

Educator Account

*Free Service

For individual educators (teachers, coordinators, etc.) who want a personal account to use with their own students/classes.

Organizational Account

Subscription Service

For schools, districts, consortiums, agencies and other organizations in workforce development who want a centralized, organization-wide implementation.

Unlimited users Unlimited users
Give users access to all CareerPrepped features Give users access to all CareerPrepped features
Unlimited digital portfolio storage Unlimited digital portfolio storage
All users keep their accounts for life All users keep their accounts for life
Create up to 10 groups to organize users Create unlimited groups to organize users
* Free for ACTE Members (including members of ACTE's unified state association partners) affiliated with public and non-profit organizations.
Add unlimited group admins to any group
Group admins can create unlimited sub-groups
See usage statistics on any group
Get all future developed features free for as long as subscription is kept
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