Due Dates, Deadlines, and Decisions

Share the secrets of successful post secondary planning! While completing part four of a six-part career and college readiness lessons, scholars create an events calendar for their junior and senior years. Topics include the college application process, financial aid, and time management.

16 Views 16 Downloads
CCSS: Designed
Instructional Ideas

  • Get your school's junior guidance counselor involved in the lesson by inviting them to help out with the calendar creation process
  • Provide each group with samples of program applications so they can work through them together
Classroom Considerations

  • Make sure learners have a good idea of what they plan to do after high school before beginning the lesson
Pros

  • The tips for putting your best foot forward in the application process are excellent
  • Working with others that have similar post secondary goals is great for brainstorming and building confidence
Cons

  • None