The student response to CCC has been very positive so far. For example, students who are reluctant to answer questions are much more likely to answer their peer mentors’ questions and have good discussions. One of my 8th grade mentors said today, “I love being a mentor! It is the most fun, ever!” Students have been surprised when it is time to leave class. What, we’re done already?
Teacher, Zoneton Middle School
My students are thriving in high school with 3.5 to 4.0 GPA's. They are taking A.P. and honor classes. They are graduating from the police explorer program. Most importantly, they are taking ownership of their goals. I am very proud of them and I know [Career & College Clubs] is the source behind their individual success stories.
Sherry De Fontenelle
Counselor, Ellen Ochoa Learning Center
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We are incredibly excited to have a new home for Career & College Clubs – the National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (“NCCEP”). NCCEP is a nonprofit, national leader in college access and readiness. Most notably, NCCEP is known for its leadership in the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (“GEAR UP”) […]
Originally posted on educatedrooster.com. We encourage you to share these tips with your colleagues and students. The “Two-Minute Rule” of Time Management in Two Minutes If you’re like me, you probably read about 250 to 300 words a minute, and that is good, because I am going to try to take just about 2 minutes […]
As part of her Better Make Room initiative, First Lady Michelle Obama is promoting Up Next, FREE tool that gives students, parents, and college counselors across the country personalized support on all things college – college search and application, federal student aid, even student loan repayment – all through texting. Sign up by texting “COLLEGE” to […]
Career & College Clubs joins UNESCO and organizations around the globe in celebrating World Teachers’ Day on October 5. World Teachers’ Day is devoted to appreciating, assessing, and improving the educators of the world. The real point is to provide a time to look at and address issues pertaining to teachers. Strangely one of the most […]