A/P Test Dates:  https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/takingtheexam/ap-calendar#examDate

Naviance Family Connectionwww.connection.naviance.com/josephaforan
A college and career planning resource for students and parents

FAFSA (The Free Application for Federal Student Aid)  www.fafsa.ed.gov

Register for the SAThttp://sat.collegeboard.org/register

Register for the ACThttp://www.actstudent.org/regist/

NCAA Information: http://ncaa.org/playcollegesports  

 NCAA Booklet : Get in the Game

Search for Colleges: College Board- College Search

Family Connections:  Naviance

Common App/College On- line Application:  Application

College Information Sites:

College Board

U.S. News Rankings

College Toolkit

College View

Petersons

College Planning Center

College Majors 

Financial Aid Sites:

Student Aid on the Web

Student Loans

Financial Aid

FAFSA Student Aid

 

FastWeb Financial Aid Info

Calculator for College Costs

Scholarship Searches:

College Board         FindTuition             Scholarships.com

College View          Military Family        State Scholarships 

FastWeb                Sallie Mae

Federal Govt           Scholarly Societies

Scholarships for Specific College Majors

College Essay Writing

Sample College Essay

Test Prep (SAT, ACT & others):

TERC Database  (see Mrs. Pellegrino for the password)

Learning Express Library (using your Milford Public Library card number)

Khan Academy (provides free prep for the NEW S.A.T.)

Mrs. P's SAT Test Tips & Tricks

MajorTests.com (SAT, GMAT, GRE prep)

The Princeton Review

CollegeBoard (full SAT practice test)

Number2.com (SAT, ACT, GRE prep)

ACTstudent.org (ACT prep)

PrepFactory (SAT & ACT prep)

Flashcard Monkey (teaches SAT words with cartoons, a sentence, and definition)

SAT Question of the Day

Career & Job Search:

Registered Nursing

E-Books (Careers in Communications & Media, Healthcare, Chemistry, Physics, Law & Criminal Justice, Hospitality & Tourism)

 Finding a Job- E-Book

**Directions to Foran's Career Resources**

College Majors and Careers

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Teens Explore Careers

Job Searching Tools

Connecticut Jobs

Career Resources from Infotopia

Bureau of Labor Statistics

Health and Medical Careers

JobStar

Resume Writing / Cover Letters / Interviewing / Internships:

Monster College

JobStar

Worktree

Bureau of Labor Statistics

 Training and Improving Skills:

Harvard University Free Courses

Yale University Free Courses

M.I.T. Free Courses

Technology Tutorials

Coursera

School of Webcraft (online web technology skills)

Free Training Goodwill Industries

Open Badges for Digital Learning

Academic Earth (video lectures from world scholars)

CrashCourse (academic videos from John Green & Hank Green)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Media Center web page is also an excellent source of information on colleges, financial aid, college essay writing, test prep (SAT/ACT) and more:  
 http://www.milforded.org/page.cfm?p=9209

 

 

 

 

 

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