Taking the SAT is important - YOA Login as a guest, password available
Exams - SAT, ACT, PSAT
Kahns Academy Free practice area for the new SAT. District login credentials are available through district gmail accounts.
Writing the College Essay
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 -
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
New York State Career Zone - https://www.careerzone.ny.gov/views/careerzone/index.jsf
Includes areas to explore Arts Humanities, Business Information Systems, Engineering Technology, Health Services, Natural Agricultural Sciences, Human and Public Services.
STEM Careers - http://www.onetonline.org/find/stem?t=0
Tools for reference: https://www.careerzone.ny.gov/views/careerzone/guesttool/index.jsf
Department of Labor, Explore occupations - https://www.jobzone.ny.gov/views/jobzone/guest.jsf