Presentation on theme: "SOPHOMORE COURSE SELECTION and CAREER EXPLORATION."— Presentation transcript:
SOPHOMORE COURSE SELECTION and CAREER EXPLORATION
WHAT ARE WE DOING TODAY? Things to know for junior year. Sign onto Naviance and update your Individual Learning Plan (ILP). Explore a career related to your Pathway. Meet with your counselor to finalize course selections for next year.
JUNIOR YEAR Continue to challenge yourself. GPA and RANK in class calculated at the end of junior year. What tests will I take? PSAT’s in October – how do I register? SAT’S in Spring SAT Subject Tests –what are they? Take the PLAN on May 12 th THIS YEAR Consider ACT’s
DECISIONS FOR NEXT YEAR Take a course in a career path in which you have an interest. Civics, now or senior year? Continue in a world language?
What’s an ILP? (Individualized Learning Plan) You began your ILP last year. It helps you relate your high school courses to your chosen career pathway. Today we will update your ILP and explore a career of interest. Follow the instructions provided.
Naviance Instructions 10th Grade To sign in to Naviance: Go to newmilfordps.org/nhs Go to Departments and then Guidance Click on Naviance flag (scroll down). Click on link to Naviance website. Enter your email address as ID. Use password you set up last year. See counselor if you do not remember it.
Update ILP Go to “About Me” Click on “Journal” Click on “ILP” Click on “Individualized Learning Plan” Click on “Open” Once in ILP: 1) Enter your 10th grade classes. 2) Change the date at the top 3) If you want to change your Career Pathway, you may. 4) Save the worksheet to your high school documents account. 4) Close ILP spreadsheet. Go back to Naviance and go to “About Me” Go to “Journal”and then “Add new Entry”. Enter “10th grade ILP” as Subject Click share with Counselors/Parents To upload your ILP – Go to “Browse” Find the updated ILP in your documents Open the ILP Click “Attach” Click “Add Journal Entry”
Career Exploration Career Exploration: Go to “Careers” tab Click on “Cluster Finder Click on “View my previous survey results”. If you did not complete the survey, do so now and then go to “View my previous survey results”. Click on one of your clusters Click on “Related Careers”. Choose a career to research Follow and complete the worksheet that will be handed out to you. If you do not finish today, please go into Naviance from home and complete the career exercise.