High School Resources

This page provides you with tools for pre- and post campus tours as well as parent and teacher specific resources for your High School student.

Financial Aid/Literacy
Wheelock's Financial Literacy Resource Page

Cash Course

Wheelock's Net Price Calculator

CollegeBoard's Net Price Calculator

Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority

One Hen - Teacher resource

White House Initiative on Education Excellence for Hispanics's ¡Gradúate! Financial Aid Guide to Success

Stock Market Game (Students and Teachers)
This game gives students the chance to invest a hypothetical $100,000 in an on-line portfolio. They're learning economic and financial concepts they'll use for the rest of their lives.

High School Financial Planning Program (Students, Parents, and Teachers)
This site helps high school students and their parents plan for the future.

Financial Literacy - Families and Finance: A College Investment Plan For All Ages (Parents)

Money As You Grow

Internships
Resume Worksheet

Writing Effective Resumes and Cover Letters

Effective Interviewing

Internship Search Sites (Students)
Internships.com
Experience.com
Idealist.org

Cover Letter Resourses for Internships (Students)

Resumes for Landing an Internship (Students)

Academic Expectations
Wheelock's Academic Advising Expectations

Research Project Calculator (Students and Teachers)
Helps high school students with step by step instructions to complete an assignment as well as give them a time frame to complete the assignment.

Academic Preparation
Contains articles to assist students with high school academic preparation including course choice, skills and avoiding "senior slump"

Citizenship
Activity Ideas for Teaching Citizenship

MassVote Young Civic Leaders Internship for 10th-11th graders

Student Voter Guide

Campus Vote Project

The City/LaCiudad (Teachers)
Discusses issues surrounding immigration

MassVote Young Civic Leaders (Students)
The Young Civic Leaders, a MassVOTE program, gives youth the tools that they need to become leaders in their communities.

Student Government Day (Students and Teachers)
This is an informative program about state government, that includes students participating in the role of elected or appointed officials to "observe the processes of government."

Global Potential (Students, Parents and Teachers)
Global Potential trains youth aged 15-23 who have high potential visions to become leaders, changemakers and social entrepreneurs in their urban and rural low-income communities around the world.

Exploring Differences
Peace Corp Culture Matters Workbook

Campus Explorer (Students)
Explore the differences and transitions from high school to college


Global Potential (Students, Parents and Teachers)
Global Potential trains youth aged 15-23 who have high potential visions to become leaders, changemakers and social entrepreneurs in their urban and rural low-income communities around the world.

NAFSA (Students and Teachers)
Ice Breakers and Cultural Games
Note - A word doc of different games can be downloaded from this site

Career
Career Planning Checklist (Students)
Explore career opportunities and narrow down your choices

Job Search (Students)
Career Advice for High School Students

Assessment.com (Students)
Career Test for High School Students

Princeton Review

Homework/Study Tips College Major Quiz

UCanGo2

Road Map: Planning your Future

Junior Achievement's $ave
Provides educators and parents with tools for discussing money-management issues with their students and children to help analyze career choices
Parent Version
Educator Version

High School Financial Planning Program (Students, Parents, and Teachers)
This site helps high school students and their parents plan for the future.

MyFuture.com (Students)
Find a Career, Get into College, or Explore the Military for your future

Going to College

NACACNET

 

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