Originally posted on TED Blog:
In a job market where many top jobs didn’t even exist a decade ago, how can teachers help prepare students for careers that haven’t been invented yet? While preparing students for careers is not the sole purpose of education, it’s clear that teachers and guidance counselors are working hard to help students understand their post-graduation options. How do guidance counselors help students understand the jobs that are already available? And how do students, educators and counselors find out what jobs might be options in the future?