KC For the past 3 years, she has been our guest speaker at our College Night event. She speaks at other high schools in philadelphia about the Coll Proc. Experience on the ADMISSION SIDE at Drexel wealth of information to share with us Currently she’s the Director of Hospitality and Food Science program at DrexelKW Director of a non-for profit organization called A Better Chance Spare time, he tutors students for the SAT/ACT tests Worked with our Juniors last year Speaking about SAT/ACT prep
Welcome toJunior College Night
Hello, Naviance!Presented by Karina HirschfieldCollege Counselor
Overview• What can students and parents do using Family Connection (aka Naviance)?• How does it help with career and college planning?• How do you access it?• How do you register?
What is Naviance?A comprehensive web based tool designed for students and parents to assist them with post secondary planning.Students will be creating an online portfolio which highlights their plans after graduating from SLA.
How Do You Register?• Students are automatically registered.• Parents have an access code in College Prep folder (aka red folder).• On first visit, enter the access code in the New User box.• On subsequent visits, sign in using Returning User box.
How Does Naviance Help OurStudents?• Shared resource linking home to school• Enables collaboration among advisor, counselor, student, and parents• Data on all our former applicants• Realistic assessment of students chances of admissions
Another important resource!College News Blog:http://slacollegenews.wordpress.com• transparency• share resources• reminders
Coming Soon!Junior College Prep Days - January & June Workshops SAT/ACT prep Senior/Alumni panel Hands on scholarship search Mock admission session Nuts and bolts of College applications Essay writing Applying to selective colleges Understanding the Common AppIndividual College Meetings - February
Dont Forget! Junior Financial Aid Night March 20th Here at SLA!
My contact info... Karina Hirschfieldkhirschfield@scienceleadership.org 215-979-5628