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Education and Training

SERVICE AREA: Human Services

Career Exploration Education and Training Cluster IconDo you love to help people learn and succeed? If so, a career in education and training could be one of the most rewarding for you! With a well-documented teacher shortage on the horizon and a continual need for educational support staff, the career outlook in this career field remains positive. Licensed teachers are required to have four-year degree, with advanced degrees for administrative roles. A variety of support options are available to those with two-year degrees or on-the-job training.

Download the guide sheet below to learn more about:

  • the post-secondary education required for a sampling of career categories
  • recommended coursework to take in high school to be prepared for post-secondary education

Education and Training Guide Sheet (PDF)

Kuder Navigator, the district’s career information system, helps students explore and prepare for various options after high school. Students take assessments beginning in middle school that identifies their interests, skills and work values that are matched up to career clusters, pathways and occupations. Learn more about Kuder Navigator and how it is used in the district.

Student Login

Students login to Kuder Navigator through the Clever Portal.

Parent Login

Students can generate a Parent Access Code from their Navigator account that parents use to establish a parent account.

View instructions on how to set up a parent account.

The Future Ready Iowa website directly connects students to tools for finding education, training and jobs beyond high school. It uses Labor Market Information to identify the number of jobs, the average median income and what training is required within a geographically determined distance.

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David Moeller
Educational Support Leader