• May 29, 2020-Volunteer Opportunities

    Virtual Volunteering https://www.jrvolunteer.org/cpa-virtual

    COVID 19 Specific Volunteer Opportunities https://www.jrvolunteer.org/cpa-coronavirus

     

    May 28, 2020 -Tips for Writing a Successful College Application Essay

    In this video, Ethan Sawyer (College Essay Guy) will answer five of the most common questions students ask about the personal statement and college application.

    May 21, 2020-Free Virtual Summer Camps

    https://www.varsitytutors.com/virtual-summer-camps

    May 7, 2020 - College Resources

    Collegescorecard.ed.gov  Check out graduation rates, cost to attend, as well as other facts about the college.

    Campustours.com  Take hundreds of virtual tours of colleges.

     

    May 5, 2020-How to Stay Organized for Distance Learning

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=_7iV19S0Yo8

     

    April 30, 2020 - Attend a Virtual College Fair

     https://virtual.gotocollegefairs.com/virtual/525225?i=OuzWl5UZcWHge8HCaIbsPPERuJjeQhH4

    May 4-6 Online College Fair (Lots of interesting topics - Examples include; How to Navigate the College Admissions Process, How to Write a Memorable College Essay, Accessibility and Disability Services, Mentorships for Multicultural and First Year Colleges Students, How to Finance College, etc.)

    April 28, 2020-Research a Career 

     April 23, 2020 - Download the Oak app on your iPhone.  A tool to support meditating, breathing, and sleeping.  :)  

     

    April 16, 2020-SAT, ACT, and AP Testing Update

    • Click here for SAT Testing and College Admissions Updates.
    • Click here for ACT Testing Updates.
    • Click here for AP Testing Updates.

    April 14, 2020 - Consider attending a vitual college event.

    Strive Virtual College Exploration Week

    Monday, April 20 - Thursday, April 23, 2020

    • 300+ colleges from 44 states and 10 countries
    • 96 sessions over 4 days
    • Day and evening options
    • Panel presentations on a range of topics for juniors and underclassmen
    • Free and open to students nationwide

    Registration for students and parents is now live: www.strivescan.com/virtual

    April 9, 2020 - Take a virtual vacation from home.  12 Virtual Vacations 

    April 7, 2020 - Download the Plum Village app on your iPhone.  A Zen guided meditation app supporting us to cultivate mindfulness, compassion, anxiety relief and joy through guided meditations, deep relaxations, practice poems, bells of mindfulness and many other practices.  Enjoy!