12th Graders: Get Ahead on Your College Essays and Applications!
Most students spend 30-40 hours on their essays & college applications. Help your student get a head start on their college application pieces before the chaos of Senior year, - filled with sports, activities and intense homework! This boot camp will reduce stress and help improve outcomes!
What: Receive Guidance, Tools, & Templates for the College Essay, Academic-Activity Resume, Letter of Recommendation Requests & tips for completing The Common Application.
When: Monday August 6th – Thursday August 9th Time: 10:00-12:30
Day 1: Academic-Activity Resumes, Letter of Recommendations Requests & Essay Warm -Up Exercises
Day 2: Essay Essentials, Tips, Prompts, Brainstorming, & Topic Selection
Day 3: Work on essays; feedback provided (verbal and written)
Day 4: Continue working on essays; feedback provided. Review tips for completing the Common Application
Provided by: Ferah Aziz, College Coach with launchphase2 LLC
and Carol Jones, Editor & Author of Toward College Success
Contact Ferah to register at 720-340-8111 or email: email@example.com
9th-12th Graders: Discover & Explore Your Career Options!
Did you know that 33% of students changes their college majors at least once? It is no wonder that only 36% graduate from college within four years, and that 60% of students take six years to graduate, which increases the costs of college attendance.* This boot camp will help your student discover major/careers of interest to hit the ground running during high school and college.
What: Identify Career Aptitudes, Strengths & Career Matches and Receive Guidance in Planning Courses.
When: Monday August 6th – Thursday August 9th Time: 1:30 – 3:30
Day 1: YouScience Aptitude and Interest Assessment
Day 2: Who You Are MATTERS! Game for Career and Life Clarification
Day 3: Debrief of YouScience Results and Game Outcomes
Day 4: Identify Top Career Interests, High School and Post-High School Courses
Provided by: Ruth Beauchamp, Oranda Career Development Coach
Contact Ruth to register at 970.658.9903 (c) or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
12th Graders - Sign up for both boot camps for $775 - a 10% discount!
Boot Camps held at: 402 East Oak Street, Fort Collins, CO in the offices of launchphase2
* Sources: (Data Point, US Dept. of Education, Dec. 2017)(NCES/NYT, 2014)(NCES, 2016)