Career & College Clubs provides direction to my students and helps them stay focused on school.
George Kelly School, Tracy, CA
INFOGRAPHIC: The College & Career Pathway for Middle School Students
The Career & College Club is a unique way for young students to plan their futures before those critical high school years.
CCC Coach, Speech Pathologist
Washington Irving Middle School, Los Angeles, CA
As an Administrator, the [Career & College Clubs] program has three very attractive features. First, the CCC is an outstanding compliment to our academic and extracurricular offerings…second, the curriculum is very flexible…
Bassett Unified School District, La Puente, CA
The [Career & College Clubs] lesson plans were great, they tie directly into the AVID curriculum, and some of the students really enjoyed being able to teach to and learn from their peers.
Coach, 7th Grade AVID Teacher
Clifton Middle School, Monrovia, CA
The CCC curriculum is well thought out, accessible and very relevant. The students gained an appreciation for the AVID strategies used in class as a means to gaining the knowledge they need to achieve their goal of attending college. For my 7th graders, the CCC curriculum made college preparation a much less daunting task because, at this early age, they understand better what lies ahead of them.
CCC Coach, 7th Grade AVID Teacher
El Roble Intermediate School, Claremont, CA
ACT, Inc.’s annual look at college and career readiness for 2013. The Condition of College & Career Readiness 2013 California State Report
Career & College Clubs will join ACT, Inc. to brief Congressional staff on the importance of middle grades for college and career preparation. The briefing is hosted by the California Institute for Federal Policy Research. In addition to an overview of Career & College Clubs’ successful efforts in California, the briefing will feature a presentation on […]
From the February 2014 SSDA newsletter: College and Career Preparation By Joseph Booth, Career & College Clubs Career & College Clubs, our effort to prepare middle grade students to succeed in high school, college, and life, is nearing the end of its sixth year. Over that time, the program has evolved from a few random activities to a two year, […]
Quentin Wilson, President and CEO, of ALL Management Corporation (sponsor of Career & College Clubs) posted the following article on the Huffington Post: The Dumbbell Effect: Middle Level Education Falling Behind Posted: 03/26/2014 1:41 pm EDT Updated: 03/26/2014 1:59 pm EDT Ask any sixth grader if they are going to college and, chances are, they […]