Please refer to these resources for more information on what it means to be college and career ready. You may download the Lesson 11 Resources or for a complete list of resources, please download the CCR Resources list.


KnowHow2Go (American Council on Education, Lumina Foundation and the Ad Council)

Website: http://knowhow2go.acenet.edu

Resource Description: KnowHow2GO is a campaign designed to encourage students and veterans to prepare for college.

Audience Type: Students (Secondary Grade 8-10/Post-secondary)

College Preparation Checklist (U.S. Dept. of Ed)

PDF Checklist: http://studentaid.ed.gov

Resource Description: This checklist will tell you how to get ready for college and how to get financial aid.

Audience Type: Students, Parents, and CCR Professionals

Countdown to College (NACAC)

PDF Document: http://inpathways.net

Resource Description: This guide contains tips for parents with high school teens.

Audience Type: Parents

College Planning Timelines (Peterson's)

Website: http://www.petersons.com

Resource Description: This website provides college planning timelines for students, parents, and adults heading back to college.

Audience Type: Students and Parents

Student and Parent Resources (NACAC)

Website: http://www.nacacnet.org

Resource Description: This website contains tools to help the transition from high school to college.

Audience Type: Students and Parents

Guide for Parents in the College Admission Process (NACAC)

PDF Guide: http://www.nacacnet.org

Resource Description: This guide contains information for parents on college admissions.

Audience Type: Parents

Finding the Right School: College Timeline (US News)

Website: http://www.usnews.com

Resource Description: A resource containing tips, guides, and expert advice for students involved in the school search process.

Audience Type: Students