Mrs. Badger Career Research Periods 3 & 6

Career Research

Source #1: Career Cruising (database/print)

For Career Cruising, you will need a user name and password.
User name: homewood
Password: flossmoor

  • Click on CAREERS.
  • Enter your career in the search box. 
  • When the article appears, click on the "Printer Friendly" icon and print the article.
  • Scroll to bottom of article, look for the link to the Occupational Outlook Handbook.  Copy the link, open a new window, and paste the link into the browser bar.  This brings you to Source #2, Occupational Outlook Handbook.

Source #2: Occupational Outlook Handbook (book/e-book/print)
Instructions: Scroll all the way down to the bottom of the Career Cruising article.  The last link should be an article about your career in the Occupational Outlook Handbook.  Click on it and print the entire article.
If you don't see a link at the end of your Career Cruising article, go to this link

Source #3:Illinois Career Resource Network
Instructions: Click here to open the Career Network.  Enter your career in the search box.  Print the entire article.

How to Cite These Sources

Source #1: Career Cruising:

“Coach.”  Career Cruising.  2013.  4 Nov. 2013.   <>.

Source #2: Occupational Outlook Handbook:

United States  Dept. of Labor.  Bureau of Labor Statistics. "Coaches." Occupational Outlook

     Handbook. 2013. 4 Nov. 2013. < home.htm>.

Source #3: Career Database:

"Athletic Coach." Illinois Career Resource Network. 4 Nov. 2013. Illinois Department of Employment Security.