Keys to College – Part 1 – Preparing for College
Understand what it takes in high school to make your child a competitive college applicant. Presented by the San Juan Unified School District.
00:00 Introduction & Navigating the Teen Years
07:24 It’s Never Too Early To Start Planning
19:44 Block vs. Traditional Schedules
26:03 Middle School Matters
30:41 Understanding GPA
36:22 Timeline for College Readiness
45:22 What About CTE (Career Technical Education)?
50:32 Open Enrollment
54:05 Reading a Transcript
Keys to College is a four-part class intended to help parents and students unlock the secrets to high school, college and a successful future. These classes are intended to help get students and parents on the same page with concrete resources that will demystify college applications and career planning.
Presenters: Tracie Locke & Heather Berkness
Additional Resources: http://www.sanjuan.edu/keystocollege
For more Information about San Juan Unified School District: http://www.sanjuan.edu