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Author(s):Helping Teens Succeed
Title:Helping Teens Succeed
Source:http://www.helpingteenssucceed.org
Date:2007
Organization:Helping Teens Succeed
Short Description:This program has two main components: College Transitions, which is a year-long, in-school senior elective class with SAT prep, college selection and application, and skill boosting in areas such as reading, writing, and time management; and Summer Opportunity for Academic Richness, which is a four-week program that provides skill enhancement in the areas of reading, research, math, and writing through hands-on learning experiences in small classes.
Annotation:This program has two main components: College Transitions, which is a year-long, in-school senior elective class with SAT prep, college selection and application, and skill boosting in areas such as reading, writing, and time management; and Summer Opportunity for Academic Richness, which is a four-week program that provides skill enhancement in the areas of reading, research, math, and writing through hands-on learning experiences in small classes.
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College Access
College Access Programs
College and Career Planning (for Students)
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Low-Income Students
Minority/Race/Ethnicity
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