Tips for Parents:
1. Speak with our son/daughter about their teacher and classes. For example, ask them who their favorite teacher is, which subject most interests them, and which subject they find most difficult.2. Take time to sit and speak with your son/daughter about their plans/goals after high school. Emphasize the importance of a college degree.
Helpful workbook is designed for Students and Parents: My Future, My Way
Discussing Higher Education Options
The California Community Colleges is the largest system of higher education in the nation, with 2.4 million students attending 112 colleges. Our colleges provide students with the knowledge and background necessary to compete in today’s economy. With a wide range of educational offerings, the colleges provide workforce training, basic courses in English and math, certificate and degree programs and preparation for transfer to four-year institutions. http://www.cccco.edu/CSUMentor is a website designed to help students and their families learn about the California State University (CSU) system.https://www.csumentor.edu/Planning/The 10 campuses of the University of California open their doors to all who work hard and dream big. http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/CaliforniaColleges.edu is the state's official website that provides information about higher education in California for students, counselors, and parents.https://www.californiacolleges.edu https://www.yourplanforthefuture.org