- www.educationquest.org Information on Nebraska scholarships, college profiles, financial aid, and college planning.
- www.planstudent.org Descriptions of occupations, salary, entry requirements, and related occupations. Follow-up site for students after taking the PLAN test.
- www.mappingyourfuture.org Career and college information for students and parents.
- www.college.gov Information on why and how to go to college.
- www.bls.gov/oco Describes occupations and future outlook.
- www.nebraskacareerconnections.org Provides educational and career planning resources for students and parents. This is the site we use for our 8th grade careers class, students have to log in. Career assessments are also found on this site.
- www.mystudentedge.com Access to test preparation, college searches, scholarship search, financial aid, a career assessment, resume builder, and homework help. Register as a new user, enter school access code: VXDUVUNY, select member type "student" or "parent", and create a username and password.
- www.knowhow2gonebraska.org Provides middle school-10th grade students and parents easy to follow steps to make college a reality.
- www.nextstepu.com Information on college matches, career finder, scholarships, and other helpful college planning tips.
- http://nebraska health careers.comHealth career descriptions, outlook, pay, videos, and link to Nebraska colleges that offer each degree.
- http://mynextmove.org Easy to use occupation searches, industry job search, and interest survey. Gives skills needed, job outlook, salary etc.
- http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator Free consumer information tool to help students & parents get information about 7,000 colleges and more.
- NextStepU- College Planning Magazinehttp://magazine.nextstepu.com/digital_edition/NSU_Issue01/NSU_Issue01_Fall_2016_Digital_Edition.html#p=1
- http://www.nextstepu.com/NextStepU College Planning Site- scholarships, college articles, and college search.
- www.quintcareers.com Provides career, college, and job search advice.
- www.collegeanswer.com Information on how to prepare, select, apply, and pay for college. Checklists to print and a "borrow smart" video.
- www.campusprogram.com Find colleges and different programs offered.
- www.march2success.com Online test preparation course to help improve performance on standardized tests with math, science, and English skills.
- www.petersons.com College information guide, test prep, scholarships, and many helpful articles.
- http://careerlink.com/student Information on careers, career planning, assessments, career clusters, resume writing, interview tips, and salary wizard.
- http://online.onetcenter.org/ O'NET Online allows students to research occupations, job outlook, salary, and skills needed.
- http://www.careersandcolleges.com/ Explore colleges, careers, majors, loan/financial aid information, test prep, and scholarships.
- http://www.gocollege.com/ College Bound Information
- www.actstudent.org ACT Test site
- https://accuplacer.collegeboard.org/students Accuplacer Test Site
- www.collegeboard.com Resources for parents and students. SAT and PSAT test site
- www.fafsa.ed.gov Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - this application must be completed to receive any type of financial aid at college.
- https://fsaid.ed.gov Student and one parent apply for a personal FSA ID to use with the FAFSA.
- www.finaid.org Guide to financial aid.
- https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/ Federal Student Aid Resources
- www.salliemae.com Student loans, college savings, planning and paying for college (check out College 101- click on for schools>counseling office>college 101)
- http://msep.mhec.org Midwest Student Exchange Program
- http://www.esu8.org/newsletter/parentInstitute.html Monthly Newsletter with great ideas and tips for parents of teens with both a middle school and high school version.
- www.ncfy.com National Clearinghouse on Families and Youth
- http://kidshealth.org/ Has a separate parent and teen site with helpful advice and articles on many topics and issues.
- http://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- suicide warning signs, how to get help, how to give help.
- http://ndvsac.org/ Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition
- http://www.drugfreeworld.org/#/interactive Drug Free World videos and testimonials.
- http://www.theantidrug.com/ The Anti-Drug Advice, information, and resources.
- http://www.schoolwork.org/ Homework help, subject tutorials, and online education.
- http://www.familyeducation.com/home/ Family education on skill builders, printables, special needs, hot topics, health and safety, college planning, social issues, responsibility and values, and much more.
- http://www.mourninghope.org/ Grief resources
- http://www.troubledwith.com/ Focus on the Family- parenting teens advice and solutions.
- http://loveandlogic.com/ Techniques to help parents have more fun and less stress while raising responsible kids.
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