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Help Students Succeed by Connecting the Dots Early

Reflections on what educators and mentors can do to acknowledge students’ strengths and guide them with practical ways to achieve their dreams.

Flashback Friday: A Look Back at Hobsons University 2015

Relive a few highlights from Hobsons University 2015, our tenth year anniversary.

Why CCR Matters Blog

Four Reasons Why College and Career Conversations Matter in Elementary School

In a recent Hobsons webinar, educators discussed why their school districts believe college and career readiness conversations in elementary school are critical to their students’ success.

Supporting College Admission Counseling at the 2016 MIDWest ACAC Conference

At Hobsons, we value school counselors and we know we couldn’t achieve our goal of helping students meet their maximum potential without them. That’s why we’re a proud sponsor and participant at the 2016 MIDWest ACAC conference in Minneapolis, Minn.

Microsociety blog

Redefining Learning: The Modern Day Micro-society School

What do the schools of the future look like? For some, micro-society schools may be the answer.

Taking a gap year in your education

Options for Taking a Gap Semester or Year

The news that Malia Obama is taking a hiatus from classrooms before she enters Harvard University in 2017 makes this a perfect time to talk to students about a gap year.

Introducing a New Closing Session at Hobsons University

What if you only had five minutes on stage – what would you say? We are excited to announce Take 5!, a new interactive closing session that will educate and inspire our HU community. There won’t be a reading of bios or long explanations. Take 5! is a quick and fun way for our clients to share best practices and success stories and for HU participants to learn new tips, engage, and have fun.

Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week: Who’s the Teacher You’ll Never Forget?

We're celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week and talking about teacher's we'll never forget.

Education News Podcast

Role-playing in the Classroom, Difficult Transitions, and Nervous Teachers

Dungeons and Dragons is a role-playing game popular in living rooms, but could it apply in the classroom as well? What does it mean to be truly prepared for college? And, once in college, should students be doing more to ready themselves for life after school?

Helena College

Helena College Improves Retention with Starfish by Hobsons

Helena College University of Montana is a public two-year college focused on providing access to lifelong educational opportunities. Central to its mission is enhancing student persistence by aligning student support programs and reducing barriers to access and success.

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