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What type of job might you like to do as an adult? Do you like math? science? computers? Do you like to write, be in charge, work with your hands? Do you like to be given directions, work with children? Do you like to sell things? travel? work at home? Do you like working during the day? evenings? inside or outside? Do you prefer working alone or with others? I will continue to post careers so you can see what some jobs are like. If you have a specific job you'd like to learn more about, email me and I will find someone to interview to post your suggested career.

  • Air Traffic Controller
  • Animal Trainer
  • Anthropologist
  • Architect
  • Julie Beckman designed Pentagon Memorial
  • Art Conservator
  • Astronomer
  • Archaeologist
  • Author-Ellen Jackson
  • Goodyear Blimp Pilot
  • White House Beekeeper
  • Bug Man(Entomologist)
  • John Marshall, Cartoonist (Blondie )
  • Curator at Mount Vernon
  • Dentist
  • Dietitian
  • Dinosaur Hunter(Paleontologist)
  • Fashion Designer: Dana Cambareri
  • Iceberg Hunter
  • Interpreter at the United Nations
  • Marie Wright: Flavorist
  • Gardener/Horticulturist at Disney in Orlando, Florida
  • Jewelry Designer
  • Journalist(television)
  • Magazine Editor
  • Mapmaker(cartographer)
  • Kelly Gleason, Maritime Archaeologist
  • CNN Meteorologist Chad Myers
  • Ronald Beckett-Mummy Expert
  • Musician
  • Wildlife Photographer
  • Painter at the Golden Gate Bridge
  • Physical Therapist Assistant
  • Pilot
  • Podiatrist
  • Pierre-Yves Cousteau, Professional Diver and Marine Conservationist
  • Professional Ice Skater-Disney on Ice
  • Radio Personality-Cousin Brucie
  • Professional Clown for Ringling Bros.
  • Luci Romberg-Stunt Person
  • Teacher
  • Television Host- Mike Rowe of Discovery Channel's Dirty Jobs
  • Sports Announcer-Dick Vitale
  • White House Photographer, Pete Souza
  • Dr. Laura LeVan-Veterinarian Dentist
  • Barry Holubeck,Wingsuit pilot/videographer
  • Zoo Nutritionist
  • Tarantula Expert!
  • Food Artist!
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