Xello

Discovering careers and colleges for YOU

What is Xello?

Xello is a college and career exploration program that allows you to discover more about yourself to find careers and colleges that will best fit you. From assessments on career personality, skills, and interests, to college exploration and application preparation, Xello can help you plan for and reach your post-high school goals.

How to Login

To create your Xello account:


  • Username: pusd-(Student ID #)
  • Password: your birthday (MMDDYYYY)

Example:

  • Username: pusd-1001001 (don't forget the 1!)
  • Password: 02092003 (February 29 2003)

9th Grade-Self Awareness

Learning Objectives

  • Students will begin to connect the importance of matching their personality to future careers
  • Students will learn about Mt. Carmel High School's CTE Career Pathways
  • Students will begin to visualize and develop their 5-year career plan
  • Students will begin gaining exposure to a wide variety of careers through guest speakers

Lessons Included

  1. Matchmaker & Personality Styles Assessment
  2. Goal Setting & 5 Year Plan
  3. CTE Pathways Industry Sectors

Additional Core Lessons

  • Exploring Career Factors
  • Study Skills & Habits
  • Getting Experience
  • Biases & Career Choices
  • Time Management

10th Grade-Career Awareness & Exploration

Learning Objectives

  • Students will begin building their post-graduate options awareness by researching pathway and education that support their paths
  • Students will learn about the difference between unskilled, skilled, and professional jobs
  • Students will learn about the connection between their lifestyle and career costs while developing their concept of work values

Lessons Included

  1. Post-Graduate Options Awareness

Additional Core Lessons

  • Workplace Skills & Attitudes
  • Careers & Lifestyle Cost
  • Work Values
  • Program Prospects

11th Grade-College & Career Preparation

Learning Objectives

  • Students will build post-graduate options by identifying which factors are important to them in selecting a college or technical school
  • Students will create a resume to be able to use for college or employment purposes
  • Students will have an understanding of selecting a career based on career demand

Lessons Included

  1. Factors in Deciding Post-Graduate Options

Additional Core Lessons

  • Choosing a College, University, Technical School
  • Career Demand
  • Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Goal Setting & 5 Year Plan

12th Grade- Discovering Careers & Colleges For You

Learning Objectives

  • Students pursuing college will narrow their college list down to reach, target, and safety schools
  • Students will create career backups with the understanding of plans changing
  • Students will further develop their resumes and interview skills
  • Students will learn the basics and importance of budgeting
  • Students will complete their 5-year plan
  • Students will be able to define what success is to them regarding a work and life balance

Lessons Included

  1. Narrowing Post-Graduate Options

Additional Core Lessons

  • Work Life Balance
  • Career Backup Plans
  • Resume Revision
  • Job Interviews
  • Defining Success

Find the best fit for you!