Creating a broad culture of career and college readiness will be unique to your school’s goals. Here are more resources that we think will help our begin and grow a middle school program
ASPIRE Trackers help keep students and their mentors on track through the years:
Middle School Checklist
Five Mini Lessons
The Middle School Collection of ASPIRE mini lessons contains a set of five lessons that focus on career exploration and introducing a variety of postsecondary pathways.
Near Peer Mentoring Activities
Activities to help middle school students think about their upcoming high school experience. Hearing from near peers is beneficial as they consider their college and career options.
The following resources come from important partners who work in career and college readiness for students.
American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
Career Connected Learning (CCL)
Educational Credit Management Corporation (ECMC)
National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC)
Oregon Department of Education (ODE)
Oregon Employability Skills
Oregon Goes to College