The Lewiston Regional Technical Center (LRTC) serves the communities of Lewiston, Auburn, Lisbon, Poland, Leavitt as well as our own RSU 4 region of Litchfield, Sabattus and Wales. LRTC "designed each of its programs to integrate a rigorous program of academic study with the opportunity for all students to apply that learning in real world settings."
Bridges Transitions allows students to create a portfolio, so that they can explore different educational and career options. This portfolio carries over from year to year. If you need to get one set up, the site identification is 0100715, but passwords need to obtained through guidance.
College Board is a not-for-profit membership association whose mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. Founded in 1900, the College Board is composed of more than 5,700 schools, colleges, universities and other educational organizations. Each year, the College Board serves seven million students and their parents, 23,000 high schools, and 3,800 colleges through major programs and services in college readiness, college admission, guidance, assessment, financial aid, enrollment, and teaching and learning. Among its best-known programs are the SAT, the PSAT/NMSQT and the Advanced Placement Program (AP)."
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), is an office in the US Department of Education that can provide financial assistance to students who are seeking post-secondary education.
The Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) "is committed to promoting access to and completion of postsecondary education by providing free information on planning and paying for college, career preparation and financial education, including responsible borrowing."
The Common Application is a not-for-profit membership organization that, since its founding 35 years ago, has been committed to providing reliable services that promote equity, access, and integrity in the college application process. We serve students, member institutions, and secondary schools by providing applications - online and in print - that students and school officials may submit to any of our more than 400 members. Membership is open to colleges and universities that promote access by evaluating students using a holistic selection process."
The Maine Compact for Higher Education is a joint effort of the Maine Development Foundation and the Maine Community Foundation committed to raising educational attainment in Maine. The Compact is made up of education, government, community and business leaders and others who care about Maine's future. The Compact's ambitious goal is to make Maine residents among the best-educated in America by 2019. That means nothing less than changing Maine's educational culture."
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