College Affordability and Transparency Center The College Affordability and Transparency Center includes information for students, parents, and policymakers about college costs at America’s colleges and universities. The Center includes several lists of institutions based on the tuition and fees and net prices (the price of attendance after considering all grant and scholarship aid) charged to students. These lists meet requirements outlined in the Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) and will be updated annually and posted on the College Navigator website by July 1.
Florida Assn of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges Use this search to find a FAPSC school member who provides education to students seeking higher education through career colleges and schools in the state of Florida. This search will yield results for all school members of the Florida Association of Postsecondary Schools and Colleges. Search by School Name: To do a basic search for a FAPSC school member, simply type the first few letters of the college/school name. You can also type the entire college/school name in the company field. Search by City or County: Leave blank unless you have a specific request by city or county. Search by Zip: To find a FAPSC member school near you, enter a zip code and search for all colleges/school within a 10 to 25 miles radius of the zip code entered.
Creating Career Smarts | School Counseling by Heart One of the things I am most proud of from last school year is CareerSmarts, a new unit I developed for fourth grade, which I’d love to share with you. CareerSmarts is a student-driven, technology-based unit in which students learn about and connect their multiple intelligences and interests with future education and career possibilities. There’s even a fun gamification aspect – students challenge themselves to move to different levels by exploring multiple careers. While on the CareerSmarts journey, students learn about their own “smarts,” and explore and analyze a variety of careers by watching videos, using a search engine, playing games, and interviewing guests at Career Day. To demonstrate their learning, they create career trading cards featuring the Career Day guests and avatars of themselves in their future careers. [gigya width="200" height="267" src=" And guess what! I had several goals for this unit: It’s all about him!
Internet Resources | History Bee General This is a great site that has thousands of educational videos and interactive quizzes organized by category. The history section has more than 20 sub-categories with hundreds of videos and quizzes. Khan Academy is an amazing site that offers short video lessons for students on a variety of topics. American History This site from the National Archives allows you to view hundreds of original documents, photographs and films important to the history of the United States. European History This is a nice collection of resources on various aspects of Russian history. Ancient History This is a great site about life in ancient Rome created by the BBC. This is a wonderful site about ancient Greece designed by the British Museum. Higher Education Statistics Agency - Performance Indicators - Employment of Graduates Press Release 149 Performance Indicators - Employment of Graduates The second set of Performance Indicators in Higher Education in the UK 2008/09 is published today. The indicators for each UK HE institution are available from the HESA website: Summary tables showing statistics for the whole UK, with previous years' data for comparison, are available at this address: (Graduate employment tables are at the end of the summary) New for 2008/09: Employment rates for part-time and other undergraduate qualifiers Previous Performance Indicators have been restricted to full-time first degree qualifiers. Table E1a - Full-time first degree Table E1b - Part-time first degree Table E1c - Full-time other undergraduate Table E1d - Part-time other undergraduate Table E1a remains comparable with previous years' performance indicators. About the Performance Indicators The Performance Indicators are published in two tranches. What are the benchmarks? Notes for editors Ends
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