College and Career Workshops

College Ready

The Hoyt library has scheduled the following four Teen Workshops presented by Jennifer L. Severini-Kresock, MS, a Private Career and College Counselor, of NEPA Career and College Counseling Associates for high school students and their parents.

The first workshop, Preparing for the SAT and ACT Test, will be presented on Saturday, March 2nd from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m.It will contain helpful tips on how to survive these tests and helpful preparation strategies.

The second workshop, Career and College Counseling 101,on  Saturday, March, 16th, from 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., will offer parents and students tips for successfully navigating the college search and the application process while providing strategies for developing a career pathway. In addition, standardized testing requirements, suggestions for writing essays and resumes, financial aid and scholarships will be discussed.

Best Fit, the third workshop, will be held on Saturday, April 13th, 11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m., and will tell how to exactly determine your “best- fit” colleges; how to determine what each college really considers when making their acceptance decisions; ways students can differentiate themselves from others with similar grades, test scores, interests and aspirations; and the keys to maintaining your scholarship and financial aid opportunities.

The final workshop, Financial Aid, will be on Saturday, April, 27th, 11:00 a.m. -12:30 p.m. It will prepare parents and students, mentally and financially, on the college process. This parent- led seminar will provide information about scholarships, financial aid forms, and other resources to help you begin. Parents with students in the 10th and 11th grade will be given first preference, (but limited to), for admission to this workshop.

All workshops are free of charge and definitely aid in the application process for college!

Don’t miss out on necessary deadlines and applications!

Register by calling the Hoyt Library today!