School Counseling Links

Academic Support:

www.khanacademy.org :   Wow.  A WONDERFUL tutoring site that has hundreds of videos on a variety of academic subjects (especially math). Want to know how to what a quadratic formula is? Watch the short video! Want to learn the best approaches to a word problem? Watch a video! Algebra, Geometry, Banking, Brain teasers and MUCH more!  Let Mrs. Dalton know what you think after you try a few!

 

Helpful Websites for College and Career: 

http://www.learnatest.com/LEL/index.cfm/?HR=http://www.campbellcountylibraries.org/ :  Check out this link to our local branch of the Campbell County library. Sites for elementary, middle and high school students for research, testing and other academic support sites! 

www.INeedAPencil.com Featured in People Magazine's Heros Among Us feature. Website provides FREE SAT prep materials!

http://www.asvabprogram.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=parents.main : Information for parents on the ASVAB test

www.collegeboard.org:    Register for the SATs, search for colleges that match your needs, interests, etc.

www.actstudent.org/regist/index.html  :   Register for the ACT , test prep, college search, career planning 

 www.vawizard.com  : Website provides free information regarding Virginia community college system.  Provides a great calculator that helps to determine how much money you would save going to a community college versus a four year college

www.virginiaprivatecolleges.org : Information on private colleges in Virginia. Also has information regarding the TAG grant which is a program that provides annual grants to Virginia residents who are full-time students at eligible nonprofit, private colleges and universities in the state.

www.petersons.com  :  Free College Search Program

www.fastweb.com  :Large scholarship free search website

www.scholarships.com : scholarships! scholarships! scholarships!

www.eCampusTours.com : College tours "on line". 360-degree views of over a thousand schools. Also provides a free national scholarship search.

https://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/default.aspx  :The Common Application which is accepted by over 100 colleges and universities

 http://www.eduinconline.com/ : The Common Black College Application which allows students to apply to several historically black colleges and universities at one time for one low fee

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ :  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (ALL students planning on attending college in the 2011 - 2012 school year will need to complete this application).  Applications for the 2011 - 2012 school may be submitted beginning January 1, 2011.  Check the Guidance Announcement section for the date of our financial aid workshop.

 https://web1.ncaa.org/eligibilitycenter/common :  NCAA Clearinghouse Website for prospective students who need to complete eligibility information (fee required)

 www.playnaia.org : NAIA athletics website for students who wish to play NAIA athletics (fee required)

http://www.knowhowvirginia.org/ :Career exploration website

http://www.governmentjobs.com/ : Information on obtaining jobs in local government

Last updated: 7/29/2014 9:52:02 AM