# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Career Investigations Task 529168096

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Examine the integration of personal assets as they relate to family, school, or community activities.


Examination may include examples of how one’s personal assets
  • contribute to family, school, and community interaction
  • are supported by family, school, and community interaction.

Process/Skill Questions

  • In what ways does your family rely on you, and how does this relate to your assets?
  • How do your assets influence your choice of activities in your family, school, and community?
  • What personal assets are the most helpful to you as a student?
  • How can you stay connected to your community, and what role do your personal assets play in this?
  • How will your personal assets prepare you to live and work in a culturally diverse world?

Related Standards of Learning

History and Social Science


The student will demonstrate personal character traits that facilitate thoughtful and effective participation in civic life by

  1. practicing trustworthiness and honesty;
  2. practicing courtesy and respect for the rights of others;
  3. practicing responsibility, accountability, and self-reliance;
  4. practicing respect for the law;
  5. practicing patriotism;
  6. practicing thoughtful decision making; and
  7. practicing service to the school and/or local community.


The student will apply social science skills to understand personal finance and career opportunities by

  1. identifying talents, interests, and aspirations that influence career choice;
  2. identifying human capital such as attitudes and behaviors that strengthen the individual work ethic and promote career success;
  3. identifying human capital such as abilities, skills, and education and the changing supply of and demand for them in the economy;
  4. examining the impact of technological change and globalization on career opportunities;
  5. describing the importance of education to lifelong personal finances; and
  6. analyzing the financial responsibilities of citizenship, including evaluating common forms of credit, savings, investments, purchases, contractual agreements, warranties, and guarantees.