What is a College and Career Ready Plan?

The College and Career Readiness Plan (CCR):              CCR 2015                      https://www.choices360.com/Welcome.aspx?nextpage=%2f                   
  • is a primary strategy for recognizing student accomplishments and strengths
  • is planning, monitoring, and managing education and career development for students in grades 7-12
  • is achieved through an on-going partnership involving students, a student's parents or guardians, and school counselors or other school personnel
  • is a process not an event
The College and Career Readiness Plan process addresses student information and competencies in the following areas:
  • Self-knowledge
  • Education and Occupation Exploration
  • Education, Career, and Life Planning

The College and Career Readiness Plan process assists students in establishing education and personal/life goals, then it connects students to activities that will help them achieve their goals.

The College and Career Readiness Plan involves a process and a product that are directed by the individual needs of each student's educational needs, individual requirements and realistic assessment. As part of the planning process, students' interests, talents, achievements, and goals are reviewed in an annual, small group College and Career Readiness Plan conference for every student in grades 7 to 11. This conference includes the student, the student's parent or guardian, and a counselor or other school personnel. Students in seventh grade will have a small group College and Career Readiness Plan conference. Grades 8-11 are required to have at least a small group or individual College and Career Readiness Plan conference that includes parents or guardians.