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Naviance Family Connection is a web-based resource that supports career and college planning.

 

Naviance will allow your child to:

  • Get Involved in the planning and advising process – Build a resume, complete online surveys, and manage timelines and deadlines for making decisions about colleges and careers

  • Research colleges – Compare GPA, standardized test scores, and other statistics to actual historical data from our school for students who have applied and been admitted in the past

  • Research careers – Research hundreds of careers and career clusters, and take career assessments like the Do What You Are test.

  • Create plans for the future – Build course plans, create goals and to-dos, and complete tasks assigned to you by the school to better prepare yourself for your future college and career goals.

How do Students Access Naviance?

  1. Visit the Counseling and Career Center website at their respective school

  2. Click on Naviance Family Connection Link

  3. Username is their student id number

  4. Password is their computer password.  (Changes every year in late August)

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Resources and Activities Available in Naviance

  • Exploring colleges/Super College Match

  • Saving Colleges

  • College Visits

  • Scattergrams

  • Do What You Are: Myers Briggs Personality Type

  • SMART goal setting

  • Learning Styles Indicator

  • Career Interest Profiler

  • Career Cluster Finder

  • Road Trip Nation

  • Resume Builder

  • Strengths Finder

  • Multiple Intelligences

  • National Scholarship Search

  • Scholarship List

  • Transcripts

  • Manage Letters of Recommendation

Career Interest Profiler

  • Students complete an interest inventory

  • Their results will indicate high areas of interest, based on the Holland Code.

  • Student access a list of matching careers matching their interests

  • The more an occupation meets the student’s interest, the more rewarding that career is likely to be

Learning Styles Indicator

  • Students gain insight into their learning preferences

  • Understanding preferences can help students improve study habits and test-taking skills

  • Students receive a full-report with their highest preferences highlighted.

  • Students are provided with suggestions of strategies related to their own preferences

Do What You Are

  • Personality type indicator, based on the Myers-Briggs Personality Assessment

  • Career interest inventory

  • Matching personality preferences and interests with careers will improve job satisfaction