My Life Plan

My Life Plan is a post-secondary planning graduation requirement for the class of 2010 and beyond.  In middle school, students will learn how to make successful transitions, explore careers, and make academic plans based on possible career paths.



My Life Plan asks the following questions:

  • Who am I?
    • Assessing and reflecting on
      •  Interests
      •  personality
      •  Learning styles

  • Where am I going? 
    • Researching career and labor market information
    • Researching education and training requirements for careers
    • Job shadows, internships, summer employment opportunities

  • How do I get there?
    • Researching and applying for college
    • Financial aid and scholarships

  • How do I function effectively?
    • Development and maintenance of skills
    • Personal and professional application of skills
      •  Interpersonal skills
      •  Problem solving skills
      •  Self management skills
      •  Ability to learn throughout life