Other Workshop Offerings 2019
|Sessions will be held through June, July and August. Workshops and college coaching are subsidized by the NHEF.
Navigating the College Process: A Road Map (for Parents and Students) Tuesday June 25 or Tuesday July 30 from 7pm to 8pm
Guidance Counselor Vicki Kellum will provide parents and students with a road map of what you should be doing and when for the college application process.
Naviance Workshop: Demonstration and Hands-on Learning (for Parents) Tuesday June 25 and Tuesday July 30 from 8pm to 9:30pm
This is a hands-on workshop for parents where Guidance Counselor Vicki Kellum will show the college search and career tools available in Naviance that are available to you and your student.
College Applications 101: Navigating Both the Common and Coalition Applications (for Rising Seniors only) Wednesday June 26 or Wednesday July 31 from 3pm to 6pm.
This is a hands-on workshop that will guide students through filling out both the Common Application and the Coalition Application. Bring a computer with you and have an account set up in both the Common and Coalition applications as required.
You Make the Decision: Become part of an admissions committee for the night.
(Parents and Students) Thursday, June 27 or Thursday, August 1 7pm to 8:30pm.
Using case studies you will become an
admissions committee for the night. This
exercise will show you what Admissions Offices look for from applicants and the types of institutional requests and needs that might influence their decisions.
Mock Interviews (for Students)
May 21 and May 23- after school in cafeteria A and Media Center.
Prepare yourself for both a college admission interview and a job interview. Get feedback and advice from professionals. Individual interview times will be set up. Signups will be sent through Naviance.
Individual College Coaching (for students)
Ongoing appointments available throughout July and August
Sign up for a one-hour long individual coaching session with an experienced college coach. A coach will provide personalized counsel, strategies and planning to effectively navigate the college admissions process. While there is a nominal fee associated with this offering, the majority of the college coach’s fee is being underwritten by the NHEF. The coaching will consist of three components:
- Introductory emails/calls to identify and align areas of focus.
- A one-hour in-person meeting
- A written summary at the completion of the engagement Cost: $50
Please click here for the College Bound brochure.