Young Students Need Think Career !! - "Starting the college talk as early as 9th grade can make a big difference in students' likelihood of enrolling, yet just 18 percent of high school freshmen had spoken to a counselor about college, a new report by the National Association for College Admission Counseling shows."
GEAR UP Week Toolkit | Oregon GEAR UP This toolkit has everything you need to put on a week of programs designed to get the word out about GEAR UP and the importance of going on to college. Download the customizable, print-and-use resources, too!
Campus Visits for Younger Students Toolkit | Oregon GEAR UP This toolkit is geared towards college personnel as a companion piece to our College Visits Toolkit for K-12 educators and schools. This toolkit will provide high-impact, yet low-effort strategies and resources to involve younger students in a college’s campus visit program. Download examples of creative and engaging activities as well as sample scavenger hunts and student and chaperone expectations.
Posters: The ABC's of College | Oregon GEAR UP Download and print this set of 8.5"x11" posters for display in your classroom or hallway - each page displays one term related to college or getting ready for college.
College Visits Toolkit | Oregon GEAR UP Plan a relevant and engaging field trip with our step-by-step guide as well as pre- and post-visit surveys, pre-visit activities and other downloadable, print-and-use resources.