Presentation on theme: "Naviance Upper Dublin Guidance Department November 13, 2013 Al Dell’Angelo Mike Tadeo."— Presentation transcript:
Naviance Upper Dublin Guidance Department November 13, 2013 Al Dell’Angelo Mike Tadeo
What Is Naviance? Web-based resource that supports career and college planning Specific to our school Individual student accounts (distributed in sophomore year)
“Family Connection” Home Page Colleges Prospective Colleges ~ College Research ~ Scholarships Careers Explore Careers ~ What Are My Interests? * Personality Type* About Me Interesting Things About Me ~ Official Things Misc. Junior/Senior Newsletters ~ Application Procedures
College Searching Generate list of colleges by criteria (size, location, cost, major, etc.) Comparison chart – 3 categories Add selected schools to “Colleges I’m Thinking About” list Detailed information on each college
Scattergrams A graph of a particular college with actual UD admissions data GPA and SAT (best combined) of UD students 2008-2014 who were Accepted or Denied at that college Plots current student based on his/her GPA and SAT scores
Electronic Submission to Colleges For the majority of colleges, including Common Application schools UDHS is sending transcripts and recommendations electronically through Naviance. Advantage: Much more streamlined, cost/time efficient and GREEN!
Transcript Tracking View list of transcript requests currently on file in guidance “Sent” = transcript submitted