Naviance Family Connection Eagle Ridge Middle School Parent

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Naviance Family Connection Eagle Ridge Middle School Parent Presentation November 19, 2015

Naviance Family Connection Eagle Ridge Middle School Parent Presentation November 19, 2015

How do we use this program at the Middle School level? Surveys Needs Assessment

How do we use this program at the Middle School level? Surveys Needs Assessment Career and Academic Plans Career Exploration Career Clusters Cluster Finder Add favorites to my careers/clusters College Information College search College lookup

How will students use this program in High School? Same log in as Middle

How will students use this program in High School? Same log in as Middle School All information will transfer to High School Goal Setting Surveys Career information College information Resume

Log onto site Go to http: //connection. Naviance. com/eagleridge Username: Password: student ID number

Log onto site Go to http: //connection. Naviance. com/eagleridge Username: Password: student ID number student birthdate format: mmddyy

Home page Message What’s new box Document library Contact us 4 tabs along the

Home page Message What’s new box Document library Contact us 4 tabs along the top: Colleges Careers About Me My Planner

About me Surveys to take: survey history Success Plan My assessments cluster finder Interesting

About me Surveys to take: survey history Success Plan My assessments cluster finder Interesting things about me favorites, resume Official things

Careers Explore Careers begins in 6 th grade and continues through 8 th grade

Careers Explore Careers begins in 6 th grade and continues through 8 th grade favorite careers & clusters & explore careers & clusters are used in career cluster lesson What are my interests? cluster finder – first completed in 6 th grade, can be retaken each year of middle school Roadtrip nation interview archive students may watch videos at any time during Middle School

My planner This tab is not really used at the middle school level because

My planner This tab is not really used at the middle school level because Counselors guide students through most of the lessons that they complete while here. This tab can be used more frequently in High School.

Colleges My colleges College research Scholarships & money All of these tabs will be

Colleges My colleges College research Scholarships & money All of these tabs will be used much more frequently in HS but the goal is to have students have an awareness of this resource while still in middle school

Colleges Students will create a list of “colleges I’m thinking about” These colleges can

Colleges Students will create a list of “colleges I’m thinking about” These colleges can come from “college match”, “college look up” or “college search” Schools from Virginia, as well as all over the Country Much of the information is not applicable at this stage, but can be good reference material for students to see

Colleges Students may begin to explore a College or University by selecting a school

Colleges Students may begin to explore a College or University by selecting a school that they place on their list There is much information that can be found from this page but only some is available while students are in middle school They can see average accepted student’s GPA and SAT, ACT scores They can see a graph that shows the average accepted student’s GPA and SAT, ACT scores

Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech

University of Virginia

University of Virginia

Syracuse University

Syracuse University

Naviance Family Connections Helpful tool for exploration of career and college information Can be

Naviance Family Connections Helpful tool for exploration of career and college information Can be accessed from school or home This tool will be used from 6 th grade to 12 th grade Retains information (data) that students enter from year to year You will be able to see the growth of your student from middle to high

Questions? Grade level Counselors Jimmora Myrick, 6 th grade Jimmora. Myrick@lcps. org Loretta Jacoby,

Questions? Grade level Counselors Jimmora Myrick, 6 th grade Jimmora. [email protected] org Loretta Jacoby, 7 th grade Loretta. [email protected] org Gary Sharp, 8 th grade Gary. [email protected] org Gretchen Mostero, 8 th grade Gretchen. [email protected] org