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Leveraging Naviance for Georgia Bridge Bill Completion

Learn more about how the Naviance platform can be utilized not only as a platform to meet Georgia’s Bridge Bill requirements, but to create a robust CCLR program across your school and district.

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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.

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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Naviance: Coronavirus Update

We at Naviance by Hobsons are continuing to monitor the latest information regarding the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). To support schools and districts through this unprecedented period, we have made many resources available to our Naviance clients.

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National School Counselor Week | Cathy Longstreet

The Hastings Area School System is a rural school district located in southwest Michigan. One of the gems of the district is one of their school counselors, Cathy Longstreet. She has been with the Hastings Area School System for 23 years, currently serving as a school counselor at Hastings High School and K12 Counseling Department chair.

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National School Counselor Week | Amanda Fitts, Arcadia High School

Amanda Fitts is the college and career counselor at Arcadia High School located in Arcadia, California. She has been a school counselor for 13 years and has been with Arcadia High School for three years. Amanda started her career as a math and psychology teacher before going back to school for a counseling degree.

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Cristo Rey Jesuit High School: Supporting Students To and Through College

With Naviance and data-centric counseling, Cristo Rey Jesuit High School has achieved a 100% college acceptance rate for the past 9 years, and has a college completion rate that is 3 times higher than the national average for low income students.

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Township High School District 214: Aligning Curriculum to Career Pathways for Successful Transitions

Since integrating career pathways into the academic lives of students at District 214, the district more than tripled the number of students who earned dual credit in a career pathway course improving from 12% in 2013 to 40% for the class of 2018.

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Chicago Public Schools: Focusing on Transitions to Improve Postsecondary Outcomes

Chicago Public Schools is the third largest school district in the United States. Through the use of Naviance and by focusing on transitions, the district has achieved a college enrollment rate of 68%, a 13% increase in just two years, and a 36% increase since 2006.

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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.

College, Career & Life Readiness Budget Trends Survey Brief

The CCLR Budget Trends 2018 report provides an analysis of CCLR funding sources and category spending at nearly 300 schools and districts. K-12 administrators can use the report to identify funding sources, compare current spending distributions, and make adjustments as needed.

Expanding the Definition of College and Career Readiness White Paper

This white paper examines the need to expand the definition of college and career readiness beyond the basics. Learn about the research behind the six CCLR Framework competencies as well as implementation strategies and tips on expanding CCR in schools and districts.

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At Naviance, College, Career, & Life Readiness Summits, Hobsons works to Bridge K12 & Higher Ed

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Intersect and Naviance, will host a series of over 15 Naviance College, Career and Life Readiness Summits across the country in 2020. The one-day summit focuses on connecting the journey between K-12 and higher education, with the goal of further equipping district administrators and counselors with resources to support students on their journey.

Ottawa University Selects Starfish by Hobsons as Exclusive Student Success Platform

Hobsons, the education technology leader and company behind Starfish, today announced that Ottawa University has chosen to partner with Starfish to increase the retention and graduation rates of its student population. The Starfish solution will support more than 4,000 students served by Ottawa University’s on-campus and fully online programs.

Hobsons and New Tech Network Announce Partnership to Support Students for Post-secondary Success

Hobsons, the education technology leader behind Naviance, a college, career, and life readiness (CCLR) platform, and New Tech Network (NTN), a leading design partner for comprehensive K – 12 school change, announced today a partnership initiative to provide Naviance to secondary schools as part of a college access network of Texas high schools.

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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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Client Success Story: Western Connecticut State University

Learn how Western Connecticut State University is using Intersect to attract best-fit students, improve students retention, and match with the right students to create a comfortable environment and elevate the learning and teaching experience for students and staff.

Client Success Story: West Virginia University

Learn how West Virginia University is using Intersect to reach their best-fit students across the nation, promote scholarships to close the gaps between instate and outstate tuition, and advertise virtual and on-campus events to increase awareness with future students.

Client Success Story: SUNY Cortland

Learn how Intersect is helping SUNY Cortland increase their college brand awareness, enhance their relationship with new schools and counselors, and reach more diverse and multicultural student base.