Getting ready to apply for college or look for that first job is an exciting time, but navigating these experiences isn’t always easy, and it can be tough for students to feel confident that they’re taking the right steps for their future. As high school educators and counselors know, knowledge is key to college and career readiness. The question is: how can we reach students with the information they need in an engaging way? This is why we’re so excited to announce our new partnership with Get Schooled® to empower students to achieve their future goals!
Get Schooled is an all-digital education nonprofit supporting young people on their path to get into college, find their first job and succeed in both. Students and educators can explore their research-based and youth-friendly resources that help young people take their first steps into higher education and the working world, as well as stay on track for learning and career success.
Now, you can bring college and career planning to life in a brand new way with these kahoots from Get Schooled! In this collection, young people can learn key insights into how the often complex systems of higher ed and employment work, what resources are available to help and how they can make positive choices as they work toward their education and first-job goals. Young people can learn pro tips for acing their college admissions essay, completing financial aid, finding their first job and even practicing skills like time management and saving money.