# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Army JROTC IV Task 1322966982

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Research the immediate and long-term benefits of a specific career.

Definition

Research should include documenting a specific occupation and related benefits, such as
  • compensation
  • tuition/retraining support
  • career preparation
  • world travel
  • health coverage
  • discounts on goods and services
  • pension.

Process/Skill Questions

  • Why is education important to you?
  • What is the difference between a career and a job?

Related Standards of Learning

English

12.8

The student will analyze, evaluate, synthesize, and organize information from a variety of credible resources to produce a research product.
  1. Frame, analyze, and synthesize information to solve problems, answer questions, and generate new knowledge.
  2. Analyze information gathered from diverse sources by identifying misconceptions, main and supporting ideas, conflicting information, point of view, or bias.
  3. Critically evaluate the accuracy, quality, and validity of the information.
  4. Cite sources for both quoted and paraphrased ideas using a standard method of documentation, such as that of the Modern Language Association (MLA) or the American Psychological Association (APA).
  5. Define the meaning and consequences of plagiarism and follow ethical and legal guidelines for gathering and using information.
  6. Demonstrate ethical use of the Internet.