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College Fairs & Open Houses:
November 15, 2019 Fair: Montclair University
Get more information at www.collegfair.info.
NJSCA's list of upcoming College Open Housese: https://www.njsca.org/college-open-houses
Saturday Youth Enrichment Programs at WPUNJ:
William Paterson University is offering Saturday enrichment programs for high school students now through April 2020. The courses include SAT bootcamps, college essay writing, career and college major exploration, and more. Visit https://wpconnect.wpunj.edu/cpe/catalog/youth/youth.cfm?q=Saturday%20University for a listing of the courses and dates.
NJIT's Pre-College Enrichment programs: NJIT is offering several programs this winter for high school students.
W.E.B. Du Bois Scholars Institute:
The W.E.B. Du Bois Scholars Institute is a leadership development organization for adolescents and secondary students. Since its inception in 1988, the Institute has provided extensive leadership, scholarship and community service training with the goal of developing a cadre of activist scholars-leaders who excel both academically and professionally. Through rigorous university-level courses and guidance, the Institute aims to help youth develop to their fullest capacities so that they can better serve others. Applications from high-achieving 10th and 11th graders with an interest in STEM courses are welcomed. The application and supporting materials deadline is November 13, 2019. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis: http://duboisscholars.org/.
Selective Mutism Support Group:
This group provides free education, support, and resources to counselors, school support professionals, teachers, parents, family members and others who are working or living with children & adolescents with Selective Mutism. The group meetings are structured so participants are able to share with one another their experiences, but also receive guidance in best practices. Often guest speakers provide a wealth of information and a depth of knowledge. The next meeting is on Saturday, November 16th from 10:00-11:30 at the Morris County Library. Jonathan Kohlmeier will be speaking about his journey through Selective Mutism.
Free College Planning Workshop:
College Benefits Research Group (CBRG) will be hosting a free community workshop at Boonton Elks Lodge on November 19th.
Free Practice SAT and ACT events:
1. C2 Education's award-winning tutors and proven curriculum can help you prepare and learn where improvements are needed in order to score big on the real test. Prepare now for the new SAT test date on December 7th or work on the ACT to boost your scores on December 14th! Register for a free SAT or ACT practice test and post-test consultation at our Parsippany center. Plus, get 5% OFF packages of 50 hours or more today!
When: Saturdays: November 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th at 1pm AND Sundays: November 10th, 17th and 24th at 1pm
2. Join Kaplan's Free SAT vs. ACT Practice Test Weekend. Try both tests to see which is right for you, November 16 or 17. Plus join our experts to review your results and learn key strategies. Save your seat.
Comprehensive Adolescent Program (CAP):
This program services at-risk youth from the ages of 12 to 18. The program provides psycho-educational groups such as anger management, emotional regulation, life skills, coping skills, positive decision making, healthy choices, etc. They also provide individual case management services and a parent group for parents to attend once a week. In addition, Teen Talk is a newer program that is targeted for students that are facing social/emotional problems and would like a safe space to talk once per week. If any of these programs sound like a good fit for you, please speak with your school counselor.
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