Help 600 NYC Students Get Ready for College

by New Visions for Public Schools

Summary

Your donation will help 6 New York City high schools get their kids ready for college by using an online tool to navigate the college access process.
$26,400
total goal
$26,350
remaining
2
donors
0
monthly donors
6
years active

Challenge

New Visions needs funding to bring an online college access system to 6 schools in our network. 6to16 is an online college access system that starts in grade 6 or 9 and tracks students through college. 6to16 includes a college access curriculum and social networking that allows educators and peers to mentor students online, and to assist them in the college exploration process. There are also e-learning modules for each grade, which makes it easier for counselors and teachers to use the program.

Solution

Funding will go directly to support 6to16 training and implementation in 6 high schools with facilitation from the Urban Education Institute and New Visions.

Long-Term Impact

6to16 will help our schools begin college preparation early, and through a structured, school-wide approach. The end goal is success in college and career for all of our students.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.newvisions.org
6to16 Website
6to16 Video Demo
Potholes on the Road to College. 2008. CCSR

Organization Information

New Visions for Public Schools

Location: New York, NY - USA
Website: http:/​/​www.newvisions.org
New Visions for Public Schools
Project Leader:
Jamie Alter
Policy and Data Coordinator
New York , New York United States

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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