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Learn about best practices from Naviance users, read customer success stories, and discover new ways to extend the reach of your college and career readiness efforts from a wide-variety of third-party experts.

Moving from the Dark Age to the 21st Century at BASIS Schools

By Kim Oppelt, Community Relations Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Academic & College Planning, Self-Discovery & Career Exploration

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BASIS Chandler and BASIS Scottsdale, open-enrollment charter schools located just outside of Phoenix, neared the end of the 2012-13 school year facing significant challenges. With no central location to track college application data, transcripts sent, letters of recommendation, and test scores, the staff was ill-prepared to ensure college application materials were tracked and submitted on time. BASIS knew they needed a solution.

How Can You Equip Your Students to Own Their Education?

By Crystal Nikish, Marketing Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Academic & College Planning, Self-Discovery & Career Exploration

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Students today are facing what we call an “Aspirations Gap.” This is the difference between what students aspire to achieve and what they actually accomplish. While the vast majority of students today aspire to go on to college, few know what it takes to optimize their potential and reach their goals. That’s why we created the Naviance College and Career Readiness Curriculum. The Curriculum is designed to develop key non-cognitive skills and college knowledge, to ensure that each student is equipped to reach his or her aspirations.

What Will Your Students Do Over Summer Break?

By Crystal Nikish, Marketing Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Academic & College Planning, Self-Discovery & Career Exploration

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For many students, the summer before their senior year could be the last chance to put something spectacular and memorable on their college applications that will set them apart from the crowd. The summer break is also an excellent time to get a better idea of what they want to focus on in college and in their future careers. Here are some options to help students get an idea of what they can do over summer break.

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