Does your senior have after-high-school plans?

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(Note: Today’s post, with updated resources, was initially published in March 2017 for PatAndCandy.com.)

How are teenagers supposed to know what they want to do with the rest of their lives at 16, or 17, or even 18? I know…some of them do.

But if you’ve got one that doesn’t…well, here are some tips for you us!

Video Takeaways – Resources to help your teen craft “After high-school plans”

Here are links to the resources mentioned in the video:

What Color is Your Parachute for Teens – (Also available on Kindle) This is an affiliate link, which helps me keep these videos comin’! Thank you for your support…

 

 

Spiritual Gift test – This is a simple test, in PDF form, that you can go ahead and do right now!

Gap Year info

What Your Teen Must Do to Have a Successful Gap Year

Exciting Mission Opportunities for Your Teen’s Gap Year

Alternatives to College for Homeschoolers

Investigate a Career in Trades

This is an excellent article and video of a Mike Rowe interview on Fox Business where he questions the need for college and the importance of developing a better work ethic, among other things.

update! Link to the Mike Rowe WORKS Foundation – where he is offers a scholarship for work ethic!

How are teenagers supposed to know what they want to do with the rest of their lives at 16, or 17, or even 18? I know...some of them do. But if you've got one that doesn't...well, here are some tips for you!

If you’ve been in this situation, we’d love to hear how you’ve handled it, too! Go ahead and share in the comments…

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