Five Things I Wish I Knew in High School

Five Things I Wish I Knew in High School

Career Compass college & career coach Ashley LeSaicherre is back and ready for a brand new school year! In this installment of the blog, she thinks back on her high school years and shares her favorite back-to-school tips.

Solving the Parent Engagement Problem

Solving the Parent Engagement Problem

Staying engaged in your child or teen’s school life can be a struggle. When parents are engaged, students tend to earn higher grades and test scores. Higher grades and higher scores make students more likely to graduate from high school and transition to post-secondary education. Read more about Career Compass’ new app to solve this problem for parents of high schoolers.

Impact by the Numbers: Our Year in Review

Impact by the Numbers: Our Year in Review

Time to celebrate the amazing school year we’ve had. In this month’s post, guest bloggers Stacie Gardana and Synomen Hebert present our top statewide statistics, recognizing the hard work and achievements of our students, and the dedication of our College & Career coaches.

10 Things You Need to Know About the FAFSA

10 Things You Need to Know About the FAFSA

EVERYONE who's getting ready to go to college or career school should fill out the FAFSA form. Completing and submitting the form can be daunting, so Career Compass college & career coach Ashley LeSaicherre has compiled some of her favorite tips. 

One Step at a Time: A Career Compass Student Story

One Step at a Time: A Career Compass Student Story

Jake Vincent is a sophomore at Nicholls State University who we first met years ago when he was senior at H.L. Bourgeois High School in Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana. We caught up with him on a visit to his old high school and asked him to share his thoughts about Career Compass.

 

We Wish You a Merry Coach-Mas!

We Wish You a Merry Coach-Mas!

This month, College & Career Coach Ashley LeSaicherre spreads her special brand of holiday cheer to our faithful blog audience.

Making the Grade

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Making the Grade

This month, College & Career Coach Ashley LeSaicherre digs into how students’ choices in high school have an impact on their post-secondary options. She teamed up with Robin Tullier, Career Compass College & Career Awareness Seminar Supervisor, to share some advice on how to approach the new school year.

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