College Application Week is a nationwide program to help every high school student apply for a postsecondary degree. Join the fun, and help your seniors prepare for the next step in their educational journey!
The College and Career Competencies approved by the Idaho State Board of Education in August 2017 outline a framework for educators and policymakers to address teacher preparation and recertification policy with a shared understanding of goals for student achievement.
Next Steps Idaho offers a free e-newsletter for educators. The Idaho State Board of Education creates and manages all content.
Next Steps Idaho images are intended for school e-newsletters or other promotional materials. These feature Idaho middle and high school students and can be used in printed or digital materials produced by schools to promote Next Steps Idaho as a resource for students and families.
The Next Steps web banner ads are for use on school websites or to be distributed to community partners (media, libraries, nonprofits, other community organizations) that help students and families plan for the future. There are two ad sets: one for websites students might visit and one for websites parents, families, and educators might visit.
Next Steps social media graphics are intended to help schools promote the Next Steps Idaho website using school Facebook pages. There are images for student audiences and for a parent/family audience.
The Next Steps website helps connect students and their families with resources that help students prepare for life after high school. These files, which provide print and digital marketing assets, can help your school or district promote the site and encourage use of Next Steps Idaho by school staff, students, and families.
The following resources can assist teachers and other educators as they work to incorporate college awareness into both junior high and high school curricula.
Not all colleges require applications essays. but if you, or your students, are applying to a private college or university, chances are good that the process will include submitting either a personal statement or essay to demonstrate writing skills.