Web Resources

This is a list of web resources that can assist with career awareness and planning.


ACES, Inc.

Americans for the Competitive Enterprise System (ACES) is a non-profit, non-political, educational organization promoting the understanding of free market economics to students, teachers and the general public through partnerships between the business and education communities.

Bayfront Maritime Center

Since 1998, the Bayfront Maritime Center, a 501(c)(3) non-profit community based organization, has provided over 14,000 community members from every socio-economic group, hands-on, year round programming and built 91 boats in the process.

GO College

Sponsored locally in the School District of the City of Erie by the Greater Erie Community Action Committee (GECAC) at East High School, Gannon University at Strong Vincent High School and Northwest Tri-County Unit (IU5) at Central Tech High School.

Junior Achievement of Western PA

At Junior Achievement, we give young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices. Our corporate and community volunteers deliver relevant, hands-on experiences that give students from kindergarten through high school knowledge and skills in financial literacy, work readiness and entrepreneurship.

PA Careerlink - Erie County

The PA CareerLink® is your one-stop center that connects employers and job seekers in the most efficient manner possible. Our highly trained staff offers customers a wide range of materials, consultation services and online access to a comprehensive database of employment information

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week

Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week has been established by the Foundation for Free Enterprise Education to serve as an economic education experience for students throughout Pennsylvania. Nationally acclaimed for its excellence, this unique concept brings together business leaders from across the Commonwealth to tell students what it is like to be in business today. Contributors to PFEW appreciate the program for its valuable role in immediate as well as long-term public relations, both for their own companies and for American enterprise at large.

Upward Bound

Upward Bound provides fundamental support to participants in their preparation for college entrance. The program provides opportunities for the participants to succeed in their pre-college performance and ultimately in their higher education pursuits.