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Advancing College-Going

Critical Conditions for Equity and Diversity in College Access: Informing Policy and Monitoring Results (web page)   view related

A Surprising Secret to a Long Life: Stay in School (26.41KB)   view related

Betraying the College Dream (web page)   view related

Removing the Roadblocks: Fair College Opportunities for All California Students (1249.5KB)   view related

Building a College Culture: Needs, Goals, Principles, and a Case Study (49.15KB)   view related

Student Lists of Reasons “to go” and “not to go” to college (25.6KB)   view related

Success Stories of Students (web page)   view related

The 10 Most Common Excuses for Not Going to College...and Why They are All Wrong (1340.9KB)   view related

Intractable Self-Fulfilling Prophecies: Fifty Years After Brown v. Board of Education (493.02KB)   view related

On the Front Lines of Schools: Perspectives of Teachers and Principals on the High School Dropout Problem (web page)   view related

Student Check-List for Teachers (22.02KB)   view related

Teachers’ Perceptions and Expectations and the Black-White Test Score Gap (192.22KB)   view related

Creating a K-16 Environment: Reflections on the Process of Establishing a College Culture in Secondary Schools (165.05KB)   view related

Helping students navigate the path to college: What high schools can do: A practice guide (2063.2KB)   view related

What is a College Culture? Facilitating College Preparation Through Organizational Change (124.93KB)   view related

College-Going Culture Rubric: Assessing the College-Going Culture at Your School (29.7KB)   view related

Educational Journey Exercise (559.62KB)   view related

Educational Journey Metaphors: Short Exercise or Introduction (22.53KB)   view related

Idea for using Teacher Educational Journeys (36.86KB)   view related

Information Sheet on College-Going Culture (one page) (36.35KB)   view related

Pathways to College Web Site (web page)   view related

Sample Agenda: Professional Learning Workshop on Strengthening College-Going Culture (29.7KB)   view related

SF Chronicle: Going to School Pays Off in Higher Salary (web page)   view related

Student Questionnaire: College-Going Culture (44.54KB)   view related

Teacher Ed Journey Questionnaire (29.7KB)   view related

Teacher Survey on Implementing College-Going Culture (23.04KB)   view related

College-Going Baseline Practices and Expectations Grades K-12 (39.94KB)   view related

College-Going Implementation Plan Template (31.23KB)   view related

College-going Implementation Plan Template (2) (29.7KB)   view related

Goal Setting for College-Going Elements (23.04KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Action Plan: Developing an Academic Word Wall (31.74KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Action Plan: Developing College Corner in Every Classroom (59.98KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Action Plan: Setting the Tone for the Beginning of School (69.51KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Action Plan: Using Teacher Educational Journeys to Increase College Talk (36.86KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Plans within Small Learning Communities (34.3KB)   view related

"Fast Forward to College" Newsletters (web page)   view related

A-G Posters (web page)   view related

Breakthrough Summer Elective (integrating "Realizing the College Dream" into your own program) (36.86KB)   view related

Brief PowerPoint Overview of "Realizing the College Dream" Curriculum (40.45KB)   view related

California Transfer Information Websites (99.68KB)   view related

Cheap, Easy, and Brief College-Going Activities (25.6KB)   view related

College-Going Books (K-12) (35.84KB)   view related

College-Going Check Lists (Grades 9-12) (web page)   view related

Creating College-Going Ninth Grade Houses (28.16KB)   view related

Education is Key Posters (web page)   view related

Guide to Preparing Students for The Transition to Community College and Transfer to a Four-Year University (162.44KB)   view related

Kindergarten to College: UC Berkeley in the Schools (web page)   view related

Overview of College-Going Strategies and Resources K-12 (web page)   view related

Planning a College Day, K-12 (58.88KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream, a College Readiness Curriculum and Presentations (web page)   view related

Sample College-Going Math Lesson: Choosing College (99.84KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Math Lesson: How many ways? a-g requirements for CSU and UC (295.94KB)   view related

Sample College-Going Math Lesson: Walking the Campus (55.3KB)   view related

"See" what's Happening at UC! (web page)   view related

Annual Earnings by School Level (15.87KB)   view related

Career Day: Tips for Speakers and Questions for Students to Ask (37.38KB)   view related

College Going Jeopardy (66.05KB)   view related

College Scavenger Hunt Materials (50.18KB)   view related

College Visit Scavenger Hunt for Middle School Students (131.58KB)   view related

Creating a College Walk (33.28KB)   view related

Doing your own College Fair (25.6KB)   view related

Fall 2009 for Cal State Campus Events Preview (web page)   view related

Ideas for First Day of School College-Going Activities (39.94KB)   view related

Introduction to College Activity (28.67KB)   view related

Poster Project: Realizing the College Dream (74.75KB)   view related

Using Teachers Own Education Experiences to Increase College Talk (36.86KB)   view related

What is your Ideal College? (31.74KB)   view related

College Information Chart (English) (139.56KB)   view related

College Information Chart (Spanish) (78.59KB)   view related

College Readiness Calendar for 11th and 12th Grades (211.43KB)   view related

College Readiness Calendar for 9th and 10th Grades (654.54KB)   view related

Different Educational Systems and Requirements (509.95KB)   view related

Different Educational Systems and Requirements in the US compared to Latin America (Spanish) (655.36KB)   view related

Historically Black Colleges and Universities List (35.43KB)   view related

Parent Guide: Does this school have a College-Going Culture? (22.53KB)   view related

Parent University (32.77KB)   view related

Paying and Saving for College: College Education is a real possibility for your family (416.9KB)   view related

Promoting Student Achievement (Handout for Families in Spanish) (32.77KB)   view related

Promoting Student Achievement (Handout for Families) (30.21KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream, a guide that includes workshops and information for parents (40.45KB)   view related

Sample Parent Workshop Series (44.03KB)   view related

The Four Keys to Unlocking High School Success and the Path to College (452.73KB)   view related

What Can You Do to Help Prepare Your Child for College (474.62KB)   view related

What Can You Do To Help Prepare Your Child for College (Spanish) (494.59KB)   view related

Why College (in English) (29.18KB)   view related

Why College (Spanish version) (32.26KB)   view related

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Access to "a-g" Curriculum

“a-g” Guide (web page)   view related

Doorways Gateway (web page)   view related

Freshman Admisssion at the University of California: New Policies Starting 2012 (876.03KB)   view related

How Many Ways? (240.13KB)   view related

California State University Admissions Handbook (web page)   view related

CSU-UC Comparison of Minimum Eligibility Requirements for Freshman (web page)   view related

University of California Quick Reference for Counselors (web page)   view related

a-g Guide (web page)   view related

a-g Guide - Career Technical Education (CTE) Resources (web page)   view related

a-g Online Update (web page)   view related

“a-g” Course Lists (web page)   view related

Master Schedule Analysis Template (37.89KB)   view related

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Transcript Evaluation

CaliforniaColleges.edu (web page)   view related

Realizing the College Dream (web page)   view related

UC a-g Course Lists (web page)   view related

UC Individual Academic Planner (web page)   view related

UC a-g Course Lists (web page)   view related

Validation (web page)   view related

Are you eligible for UC? (web page)   view related

Cal Grant GPA (web page)   view related

Calculating the UC CSU GPA (47.62KB)   view related

CaliforniaColleges.edu Online GPA Calculator (web page)   view related

California High School Graduation Requirements (web page)   view related

CSU Mentor (web page)   view related

CSU-UC Comparison of Minimum Eligibility Requirements for Freshman (50.98KB)   view related

UC Eligibility Calculator (web page)   view related

Quick Reference for Counselors (web page)   view related

Articulation System Stimulating Interinstitutional Student Transfer (ASSIST) (web page)   view related

Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities (web page)   view related

CCC Online Application Center (web page)   view related

CSU Transfer Applicant Overview and Definitions (web page)   view related

UC Answers for Transfers (web page)   view related

UC Transfer (web page)   view related

BYU Online High School (web page)   view related

Cyber High School (web page)   view related

Early Academic Outreach Program (EAOP) (web page)   view related

Mathematics Engineering Science Achievement (MESA) (web page)   view related

National University Virtual High School (web page)   view related

NEA Guide to Online Courses (web page)   view related

Options for Satisfying the UC Subject Requirement (web page)   view related

Puente Project (web page)   view related

TES Benchmarks (24.28KB)   view related

UC Extension (web page)   view related

University of California College Prep Online (web page)   view related

Transcript Evaluation Service (web page)   view related

Using Better Information to Help Reduce Inequality in College Access (147.11KB)   view related

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SLCs & Career Academies

Education Northwest Website (web page)   view related

USDOE Website (web page)   view related

Career Academy National Standards of Practice (web page)   view related

Course Sequences for Career Academies (web page)   view related

Video Vignettes of Exemplary Academies (web page)   view related

A Proven Strategy to Prepare High School Students for College and Careers (web page)   view related

Combining Academic and Career-Technical Courses to Make College an Option for More Students (104.45KB)   view related

Planning Guide for Career Academies (web page)   view related

Implementing Career Academies Schoolwide: Four Case Studies (163.49KB)   view related

Small Learning Communities: Lessons from the Field (200.34KB)   view related

Career Academy Course Sequences (451.39KB)   view related

Web-Based Curriculum Resources for Career Academies (298.9KB)   view related

Internship Handbook for Career Academies (web page)   view related

Mentor Handbook for Career Academies (web page)   view related

Partnership Guide for Career Academies (web page)   view related

Scheduling Guide for Small Learning Communities/ Career Academies (web page)   view related

Small Learning Communities: Lessons from the Field (web page)   view related

Career Academies: A Proven Strategy to Prepare High School Students for College and Careers (web page)   view related

Learning by Doing Career Academies (web page)   view related

Self-Assessment Guide for Small Learning Communities and Career Academies (web page)   view related

Getting Connected: A Resource Directory for Career Academies (345.9KB)   view related

Organizations that Support Career Academies (web page)   view related

Planning Guide for Career Academies (web page)   view related

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Hands-On Materials

Virtual College Scavenger Hunt (220.82KB)   view related

4 Year Planning Guide (61.34KB)   view related

College Planning for 6th Graders (571.25KB)   view related

Exploring Colleges and Careers (551.67KB)   view related

Exploring Colleges and Careers (551.67KB)   view related

Financial Aid (1108.4KB)   view related

Getting Ready for High School (191.1KB)   view related

Middle School Individual Academic Plan (84.16KB)   view related

Virtual College Scavenger Hunt (220.82KB)   view related

Where Should I Go To College? (415.4KB)   view related

Working on Organizational Skills (402.44KB)   view related

10th Grade College Checklist (242.88KB)   view related

11th Grade College Checklist (304.31KB)   view related

12th Grade College Checklist (670.02KB)   view related

4-Year Planning Guide (103.99KB)   view related

AB540 (250.51KB)   view related

Calculating Your UC/CSU GPA (130.63KB)   view related

College and Career Exploration (287.55KB)   view related

College and Career Exploration (287.55KB)   view related

College Assessments (141.98KB)   view related

Comprehensive IAP (39.33KB)   view related

Early Assessment Program (EAP) (303.94KB)   view related

Exploring College and Career Paths (154.17KB)   view related

Exploring College and Career Paths (154.17KB)   view related

Financial Aid Key Terms (236.07KB)   view related

Organizational Skills (219.54KB)   view related

Scholarships (280.88KB)   view related

Steps for Community College Bound Seniors (433.86KB)   view related

Test Requirements for College Admission (248.62KB)   view related

UC Personal Statement (version 1) (145.3KB)   view related

UC Personal Statement (version 2) (170.51KB)   view related

Virtual College Scavenger Hunt (220.82KB)   view related

Cheap and Easy College Going Activities (121.86KB)   view related

College Mascot Bingo (745.46KB)   view related

College Systems Jeopardy (125.15KB)   view related

Financial Aid Choices Game (219.44KB)   view related

Financial Aid Presentation for Underclassmen (140.85KB)   view related

Planning a College Day (2178.6KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (70.44KB)   view related

Stages of College Requirements (351.31KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Contents (47.38KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Preface (47.16KB)   view related

Changes, Choices and Lessons (507.98KB)   view related

Cheap and Easy College-Going Culture (244.99KB)   view related

College Mascot Bingo (557.39KB)   view related

College Word Vocabulary Project (271.49KB)   view related

Curriculum Reflection (229.05KB)   view related

Educating Myself Benefits Others (243.21KB)   view related

Financial Aid Choice Game (210.48KB)   view related

Friends and Family Night (118.8KB)   view related

Helping My Friends Stay On Track (193.34KB)   view related

Navigating the Road to My Future (257.84KB)   view related

Oral History (87.41KB)   view related

Planning a College Day (2063.1KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (705.83KB)   view related

Road Map to Success (193.21KB)   view related

Student Education Pledge (226.51KB)   view related

The Benefits of College (306.15KB)   view related

Virtual College Scavenger Hunt (234.24KB)   view related

What Does Success Mean to Me? (70.1KB)   view related

What Type of Student Am I? (427.39KB)   view related

What Types of Students Do Colleges Want? (278.67KB)   view related

Who Am I? (296.19KB)   view related

Who are the Copilots in My Life? (99.62KB)   view related

Being a Wise Borrower: The Importance of Managing Your Money (141.46KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Contents (47.38KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Preface (47.16KB)   view related

Changes, Choices and Lessons (507.98KB)   view related

College 101: Researching College and Universities (264.65KB)   view related

College Mascot Bingo (7517.7KB)   view related

College Systems Jeopardy (61.82KB)   view related

College-Going Activities (70.72KB)   view related

Comparing Financial Aid Packages (205.29KB)   view related

Curriculum Reflection (229.05KB)   view related

Debunking the Myths of Financial Aid: A Workshop for Students and Families (405.2KB)   view related

Dream a Little Dream: Imagining My Future (171.28KB)   view related

Educating Myself Benefits Others (243.21KB)   view related

Exploring Career Options (206.1KB)   view related

Financial Aid Choice Games (58.27KB)   view related

Friends and Family Night (118.8KB)   view related

Helping My Friends Stay On Track (193.34KB)   view related

Mock College Admissions (150.63KB)   view related

Navigating the Road to My Future (257.84KB)   view related

Oral History (87.41KB)   view related

Planning a College Day (5998.2KB)   view related

Preparing for College: A Guide for Families (379.99KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (99.51KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (705.83KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream Appendices (204.16KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream Contents (79.4KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream Preface (89.6KB)   view related

Road Map to Success (193.21KB)   view related

Student Education Pledge (226.51KB)   view related

The Benefits of College (306.15KB)   view related

The Life and Times of a First-Generation College Student (183.65KB)   view related

Virtual College Scavenger Hunt (106.82KB)   view related

What Does Success Mean to Me? (70.1KB)   view related

What Type of Student Am I? (427.39KB)   view related

What Types of Students Do Colleges Want? (278.67KB)   view related

Who Am I? (296.19KB)   view related

Who Are the Copilots in My Life? (99.62KB)   view related

Who Wants to Spend $20,000? (289.37KB)   view related

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Being a Wise Borrower (141.46KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Contents (47.38KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Preface (47.16KB)   view related

Changes, Choices and Lessons (507.98KB)   view related

College 101 (264.65KB)   view related

College Mascot Bingo (745.46KB)   view related

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Debunking the Myths of Financial Aid (405.2KB)   view related

Dream a Little Dream: Imagining My Future (171.28KB)   view related

Educating Myself Benefits Others (243.21KB)   view related

Exploring Career Options (206.1KB)   view related

Financial Aid Choice Game (219.44KB)   view related

Financial Aid Presentation (9th & 10th grade) (140.85KB)   view related

Friends and Family Night (118.8KB)   view related

Helping My Friends Stay On Track (193.34KB)   view related

Mock College Admissions (150.63KB)   view related

Navigating the Road to My Future (257.84KB)   view related

Oral History (87.41KB)   view related

Planning a College Day (2178.6KB)   view related

Preparing for College: A Guide for Families (379.99KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (70.44KB)   view related

Preparing for High School and Beyond (705.83KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream (Contents) (79.4KB)   view related

Realizing the College Dream (Preface) (89.6KB)   view related

Road Map to Success (193.21KB)   view related

Stages of College Requirements- Talking Points (351.31KB)   view related

Student Education Pledge (226.51KB)   view related

The Benefits of College (306.15KB)   view related

The Life and Times of a First-Generation College Student (183.65KB)   view related

What Does Success Mean to Me? (70.1KB)   view related

What Type of Student Am I? (427.39KB)   view related

What Types of Students Do Colleges Want? (278.67KB)   view related

Who am I? (296.19KB)   view related

Who Are the Copilots in My Life? (99.62KB)   view related

Who Wants to Spend $20,000? (289.37KB)   view related

5th grade (33.85KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream for 4th Graders (33.85KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream for 5th Graders (84.99KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream Middle School Calendar (69.85KB)   view related

Middle School Calendar (66.91KB)   view related

Believing the College Dream & Realizing the College Dream (31.97KB)   view related

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More Resources

CaliforniaColleges Resources for Parents (web page)   view related

College Readiness Calendar for 11th & 12th graders (211.43KB)   view related

College Readiness Calendar for 9th & 10th graders (654.54KB)   view related

Education Pays (web page)   view related

Helping Your Child With Transitions (web page)   view related

HSF Programs for Parents (web page)   view related

Paying and Saving for College! (416.9KB)   view related

The Four Keys to College (452.73KB)   view related

College-Going Culture Questions For Parents To Ask (27.65KB)   view related

Going to School (web page)   view related

greatschools Involved Parents. Successful Kids. (web page)   view related

Guide to Choosing the Right School (web page)   view related

How A School Should Treat You (web page)   view related

The Public School Parent's Network (web page)   view related

California Community Colleges (web page)   view related

Community College: A Positive Pathway (288.26KB)   view related

Helping Your Child Make The Transition From High School to college (web page)   view related

Introduction to GED Test-takers (web page)   view related

Parents and the Home (web page)   view related

Parents Guide to College - Financial Aid & Scholarships (web page)   view related

Smoothing Your Child's Transition to Middle School (web page)   view related

Transition to College (web page)   view related

Transitioning to High School (web page)   view related

Calendario de preparación universitaria para el onceavo y doceavo grados (599.34KB)   view related

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CaliforniaColleges.edu Recursos para Padres (web page)   view related

Como pagar y ahorrar para la universidad (597.19KB)   view related

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Las Cuatro Claves (1052.7KB)   view related

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Scavenger Hunts, Symposium Evaluation Form (252.11KB)   view related

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Last modified on 9/10/2009