College Guidance Resources
Learn more about what to expect and prepare for college – from admissions timelines and planning guidance to college search databases and connections to scholarship opportunities.
Career Development Resources
Interested in further developing your career readiness skills? Check out these helpful resources with information on career planning, youth employment groups, work-based-learning tools, TED talks, and more.
Job Search Tips for Liberal Arts Graduates (Just Means, April 2010)
Toughest Summer Job This Year Is Finding One (NY Times, May 2008)
Craving more? Explore the resources below for fun, engaging, at-home learning activities and videos.
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Resources for Parents of High School Students:
Parent of a high school student? Here are a few reliable and informative resources for parents and their teens.
Mental Health & Wellness Resources:
Mental health and wellness are essential for academic, career, and personal success. NYC is full of organizations and services that provide education, support and counseling, and advocacy for mental health and wellness needs of students and teens throughout the city.
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Career-Readiness, Early Work Experience Research
The Center for an Urban Future, David Fischer and Jeremy Reiss
The Conference Board, Corporate Voices for Working Families, the Partnership for 21st Century Skills, and the Society for Human Resource Management
JPMorgan Chase & Co.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USCCF)
www.Teens4Hire.org — Job listings and resources
www.SnagAJob.com — Hourly job listings
www.RileyGuide.com/teen.html — Links and resources