Education  India Project #39535

Mission: University

by The Good Shepherd Agricultural Mission
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Mission: University
Mission: University
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Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
Mission: University
May 29, 2019

I Dream Career

The opening college-career meeting!
The opening college-career meeting!

Though it may be the worst named company in college counseling history, we recently had the pleasure of hosting a team from iDreamCareer.com to help us with our Mission: University project. As we're a little late to the game this year, the focus for our 12th class graduates was locating quality affordable universities and applying. We also included our current 12th class students as well as our current 11th class students, putting them all through an aptitude and career assessment test to get them thinking about college and what they might like to do much earlier. Next year...we won't miss any entrance exams or scholarship opportunities. We'll be ready.

The whole process was extremely exciting and had the entire mission buzzing about the idea of college. Children in much younger grades were overheard talking about careers and universities. All of it is creating a new culture of higher education with higher expectations here at the mission. It's a beautiful thing to be a part of.

Acceptance letters will be coming out soon so we'll (hopefully) be passing along some good news soon. We've been paying admission fees for some of our students so we're definitely getting close. Thank you to all of you for getting involved and helping make this dream a reality. 

Sonia standing up to answer a question.
Sonia standing up to answer a question.
Jimika, grade 11, fills out her online assessment.
Jimika, grade 11, fills out her online assessment.
Kamal gets some 1-on-1 time with the counselor.
Kamal gets some 1-on-1 time with the counselor.
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The Good Shepherd Agricultural Mission

Location: Dist Champawat, Uttarakhand - India
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John Marshall
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