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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More than 550 organizations representing students, educators, advocates, consumers, institutions, and employers recently sent a letter to members of Congress asking them to oppose any attempt to cut or reallocate funds away from federal student aid programs. The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP), the organization that offers Career & College Clubs, signed the […]
Are you struggling to ensure your middle grade students are on track for college and career? Join this webinar to learn more about Career & College Clubs, a national initiative proven to increase the odds of college enrollment by 85%. Choose the session that is most convenient for you – Tuesday, April 4 1:30 PM […]
In our February 23, 2017 newsletter, Career & College Clubs asked educators what consumes most of their time when planning for the next school. Here are the results: Not surprisingly, the academic calendar and class scheduling seem to be time-consuming. Planning for next year is critically important, and including college and career readiness in […]
The following funding opportunity may be helpful for educators seeking outside funding to support adoption of Career & College Clubs. Contact us at ccc@edpartnerships or 310-242-8860 if you plan to apply for funding, we can provide language to assist with your application. The purpose of The Brown Foundation, Inc. is to distribute funds for public […]