The following websites carry an abundance of great educational information:
Texas Comprehensive Center- ”At every point during their high school careers, students (and their parents) should know … These schools promote college readiness beginning in elementary school.…. A guide for Hispanic parents: How to help your child prepare for college and career. … Involving parents: Best practices in the middle and high schools.
Institute of Education Sciences- This guide targets high schools and school districts, and focuses on effective practices that prepare students academically for college
An Urban Teacher’s Education - An Urban Teacher’s Education Post: Education in Light of Poverty
AISD African American Quality of Life Tasks Force on Education – This has very good recommendations that can be implemented elsewhere
College Readiness Begins in Middle School – For parents of students in the middle and junior high school years
College of Lake County – Info for families, educators, and students from elementary to high school
National Office for School Counselor Advocacy - Promote the value of school counselors as leaders in school reform, student achievement and college readiness.
Princeton Review – Test Prep for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, SAT, ACT and More
College Board - Counseling for First-Generation College Students