College And Career Readiness

Taking a gap year in your education

Experts in the Higher Education Space Sound Off on the Issue of Affordability

A panel of education experts share insights into the college affordability crisis and suggest simple steps anyone can take to manage the costs of education.

Students Using Social Skills to Work in a Group

Breaking Down the True Cost of College and How to Make It Affordable

When people think about college costs, they tend to stop at tuition, but there are more costs — and more tools to help — than many realize.

Redefining Ready! National Scholarship Winners Announced

ARLINGTON, VA – June 19, 2018 – Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Naviance, and AASA, The School Superintendents Association, are pleased to announce the Redefining Ready! National Scholarship winners.

Naviance​ ​Named​ ​SIIA​ ​Education​ ​Technology​ ​CODiE​ ​Award​ ​Winner​ Second Year in a Row

ARLINGTON,​ ​VA - ​June 14,​ ​2018​ ​- ​Hobsons, the education technology leader, today announced that its college and career readiness platform Naviance was named the 2018 SIIA CODiE Award winner in the Best College and Career Readiness Solution category.

Naviance Insights: Telling the Story Behind Your Data - June 14

In this short summer webinar, you’ll learn how Naviance Insights can help you tell the story behind your data. Naviance Insights is a series of dashboards that help you understand and analyze your college outcomes, enabling you to build a college readiness strategy on proven results.

Intersect by Hobsons Awards One High School and One Higher Education Institution $1,000 Scholarship

ARLINGTON, VA - June 14, 2018 – Hobsons, the education technology leader, is pleased to announce the first four recipients of the Counselor Community Scholarship. Each winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship to award to a student at their respective high school or college.

Visit More Best-Fit Students Webinar Series Part 2: Maximize Your Travel Planning & Schedule

Check out this 15 minute webinar to discuss best practices on efficient, easy travel planning!

Helping Students Utilize Their Support Networks - Ladder of Hope Webinar Series - Step 3

In Step 3 of the webinar series, you’ll learn how to assist students utilize their support networks.

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Kellogg Community College Selects Starfish By Hobsons Student Success Platform

ARLINGTON, VA - JUNE 11, 2018 - Hobsons, the education technology leader, today announced that Kellogg Community College in Battle Creek, Mich. has selected the Starfish Enterprise Success Platform as part of its initiative to increase student success and retention rates on campus.

Start Early to Build on Aspirations of Middle Schoolers - Ladder of Hope Webinar Series - Step 2

Join us for our five part webinar series around The Ladder of Hope, where we will discuss the 5 ways you can increase underserved student engagement. Stay tuned each week for the next webinar. In this webinar, we will share why it’s important to start early and best practices to engage middle schoolers.

University of Montana: Establishing a Holistic View of Student Success

The University of Montana uses Starfish to help students connect with the right resources to stay focused on achieving their ultimate goal of graduation

Fostering a Foundation for First-Year Success: UCCS

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs team used Starfish to drive in-person advising