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Taking the SAT is important - YOA    Login as a guest, password available
 
 
Naviance Login - Use district Code Yonkers, and your personal login 
 

 
 
Exams - SAT, ACT, PSAT 
 
SAT Question of the Day - For SAT Exams through 1/16 - October, November, December, January 
 
Practice SAT - For SAT Exams through 1/16  
 
Online Practice Areas - For SAT Exams through 1/16
 
 
New SAT - Learn about the new exam, starting March 2016 
Kahns Academy Free practice area for the new SAT.  District login credentials are available through district gmail accounts. 
 
 
 
 
        ACT Essay Scoring Rubric 
 
 
 
 
        Test Day Checklist 
 
 
 
 
Writing the College Essay 
 
 
 
 
 
How to Write a College Essay from MIT  
 
10 Tips from NACAC (National Association College Admissions Counseling)
 
 
Guidance for Freshman to Seniors 
 
 
10 Tips from US News
 
 
 
 
10 Steps to College, Tutorial in Safari Montage (login first)  Age 7 to Adult 
    Planning Finances, Grades and your strengths; Finding your fit ... 
    
 
 
 
Self-Study Through On-Demand Resources - Consider the range of resources available to you through the internet.  Choose wisely, and you can take courses from some of the best universities in the world ~ for free.
 
 
MOOCs - http://mooc-list.com/
Explore areas of interest through free Massive Open Online Courses

 

Collegiate Academy -

SUNY Farmingdale

Content Links:  Kim Perry
 
Computer Forensics
WCC 
Content Links:  Prof Datta
 
 
 
Thinking about a career? 
 
Ridge Hill Academy, partnership effort with Yonkers Partners in Education
 
Kids.Gov, through Office of Citizen Services and Innovative Technologies
   Grown-ups (includes resources and lesson plants) - http://kids.usa.gov/teens-home/index.html 
 
Career planning printable materials from NYSED - http://www.p12.nysed.gov/cte/careerplan/ 
 
 
Employment and Career Support
 
Career planning page for students, US Department of Labor - http://www.bls.gov/k12/ 
 
Yonkers Employment Center, US Department of Labor - http://www.yonkersny.gov/Index.aspx?page=2106
 
Includes areas to explore Arts Humanities, Business Information Systems, Engineering Technology, Health Services, Natural Agricultural Sciences, Human and Public Services. 
 
Department of Labor, Explore occupations - https://www.jobzone.ny.gov/views/jobzone/guest.jsf
 
Subpages (1): Financial Aid
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