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Transitioning to the Reimagined Course Planner

The new Course Planner is designed based on the collective feedback of dozens of clients across multiple states and will improve the overall experience within Naviance for districts, counselors, and students. Check out our on-demand webinar to learn more about the new reimagined Naviance Course Planner.

First-generation Student Success: Using Actionable Data to Drive Culture Change

We understand that student-success requires intention and a vision. In this webinar, we draw from the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators, NASPA’s recent national landscape analysis of first-generation student success programs at four-year institutions.

How Chicago Put Summer Melt on Ice Webinar

Join us for our on-demand webinar where CPS leaders share how they decreased the melt rate by 20%, leading to 1,000 more students enrolling in college.

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Advancing Equity Through College Affordability

The Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP), in their new report and at their recent policy summit: Elevating Student Voices, feature students and provocative college leaders and gave space for their to tell their stories.

The Naviance Student 2019

Congratulations to the almost two million Naviance students who graduated in 2019.

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3 Simple Ways to Make the Most of Your Summer

You did it! Another school year has come and gone, and now there’s time to hit the pool and relax for the summer. Summer is an ideal time to take steps to plan for your future. Regardless of your grade, aspirations, or location, you can use these tips to help create a strategy to set and achieve your personal goals.

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New York University: Using Starfish to Strategically Increase Student Success Metrics

In September 2017, NYU recognized its need to enhance the student experience and improve its already strong retention and graduation rates.

Reedley College: Streamlining Counseling with Degree Planning

Reedley College is a leader among community colleges, and has dealt with increasing state mandates by volunteering for pilot projects to develop strategies, tools, and processes to meet the new requirements.

Determining the Effectiveness of Early Intervention Efforts on First-Time Freshmen

The first year of college has emerged as a critical barrier to college retention. In fact, nearly one in eight students who start college in any fall term transfer to a different institution by the following fall.

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Increase Awareness and Connect with Best-Fit Naviance Students: Intersect for Community Colleges

In this digital brochure, learn how Intersect works specifically with community colleges to increase awareness of their institution with Naviance students in their geographic service area, optimize their in-person presence through promoting campus events and connect with students ready to actively engage with their institution.

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Insights In Action: Turning Data Into Outcomes

Schools and districts are constantly evaluating and re-evaluating data within their systems. But numbers alone do not create change. Institutions need to dig deeper to find the insights within data in order to create meaningful outcomes. This white paper provides three ways educators can use data insights to create meaningful outcomes for their students.

Review of Student Interventions Targeting Low Ongoing GPA

This article examines the peer-reviewed literature on academic probation interventions with college and university students in the United States.

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Hobsons Announces New SVP of Marketing

Arlington, VA – June 25, 2019 – Hobsons, the leader in education technology, announced today the addition of Matt Chan to the senior leadership team as SVP of Marketing.

Cambridge College Selects Starfish by Hobsons as Exclusive Student Success Platform

ARLINGTON, Va. – May 28, 2019 – Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, today announced that Cambridge College has chosen to partner with Hobson’s Starfish Enterprise Success Platform in order to increase the retention and graduation rates of the undergraduate student population.

Cobb County School District Selects Naviance to Increase Access, Equity, and Strength of CCR Program

ARLINGTON, VA - May 14, 2019 - Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Naviance, announced today that Cobb County School District (CCSD), the second largest school system in the state of Georgia, has selected Naviance as its exclusive provider of college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) solutions.

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Naviance Wields Much ‘Power and Influence’ in College Admissions, Harvard Researcher Finds

For decades, the college-admissions process has been shrouded in mystery. But these days, big data, and a popular college planning tool, are taking much of the guesswork out of applying to college.

The Online Tool That Helps - and Hinders? - College Applicants

Students who use Naviance are more likely to be accepted where they apply—but may be deterred from reaching for highly selective schools.

Sullivan, Kingsport Officials Pleased with ACT Scores

"Tennessee ACT scores and participation rates are up, with many area school systems comparing favorably to the Class of 2018 statewide ACT average of 20.2 as systems work toward the goal of 21 by 2020."

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Hobsons: We Are Student Champions

Hobsons help students througout every step in their education journey - from K-12 to higher education and beyond. Discover how each Hobsons product - Naivance, Intersect and Stafish - fit into the student journey.

MSD Wayne: The 2018 Education Advances Award Winner

The Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township was recognized by Hobsons as the 2018 Education Advances Award Winner in the K-12 College and Career Readiness category. Learn how MSD Wayne utilizes Naviance by Hobsons to prepare their students to achieve one of the three E’s: Enroll, Enlist, or Employ.

Bard College: The 2018 Education Advances Award Winner

Bard College was recognized by Hobsons as the 2018 Education Advances Award Winner in the Match & Fit / Admissions category. Learn how Bard College utilizes Intersect by Hobsons to increase institutional awareness and connect with best-fit students.