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Title:Hacia Adelante - Pathways to College - A Guide for Latino Families
Organization:Intercultural Development Research Association
Short Description:This guide explains how to plan for college. It is designed as a planning workbook, and includes steps for choosing high school courses, selecting a college or university, financial aid planning, and an action calendar.
Annotation:This guide explains how to plan for college. It is designed as a planning workbook, and includes steps for choosing high school courses, selecting a college or university, financial aid planning, and an action calendar.
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College and Career Planning (for Parents)
College and Career Planning (for Students)
Financial Aid
High School
Preparation/College Readiness
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