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PA Career Ready Skills Continuum

According to PDE, The Pennsylvania Career Ready Skills (PA CRS) are social-emotional learning progressions that support the development of student competence. By design, the PA CRS reflect priorities to ensure youth are career-ready and prepared to meet the demands of the 21st-century workforce. The PA CRS are grouped into three domains.

Self-Awareness and Self-Management

  • Skills to understand and manage behavior, including the ability to set goals, recognize feelings, and respond effectively to challenges.
Establishing and Maintaining Relationships
  • Skills that support healthy relationships, including awareness and respect of diversity, and the ability to communicate and resolve conflicts effectively.
Social Problem Solving
  • Skills that support students to understand social norms, make responsible choices and engage effectively in diverse contexts.