Home Contact Calendar News Staff
Home
In This Section
Department of College and Career Readiness
Department of College and Career Readiness
Edu Inc. Black College Common Application Thursday, Sept. 21st Evening Parent Scholarship Program Fri, Sept 22nd - 2017 Empower Me Tour Merit Scholarship Application for Friday EMT Program
 

Every child college and career ready

  • Minnesota and MPS define career and college readiness as high school graduates having the “knowledge, skills, and competencies to successfully pursue a career pathway, including postsecondary credit leading to a degree, diploma, certificate, or industry-recognized credential and employment”.
  • MPS CCR believes “Growing the Family” increases career/vocational awareness as an urgent factor for our inner-city households, growing industry connections for all MPS families to meet 21st Century workforce needs, intentional focus towards middle-high wage employment, and providing innovative measures to mandate character development within our engagement process (quality customer service, culturally relevant programming, social-emotional development, grit/persistence, etc).
  • CCR aligns with the MPS Acceleration 2020 strategic plan through the following programs and initiatives:

    • Core Academic Content - Multiple Pathways to Graduation, MC3 (Multidisciplinary Apprenticeship/Trade Programming), GEAR UP - Tutoring, Early Warning Monitoring System 8th/9th Grade, School Counseling
    • Life and Career Skills - GEAR UP - Community Impact, Check & Connect Services, My Life Plan, Work Based Learning, College Readiness Centers
    • Learning and Innovation - Extended Learning, Academic Enrichment and Support, Alternative Education Redesign, Personalized Learning, CTE/STEM
    • Key Learning Techniques for Successful Transitions - 8th to 9th Grade Transition, College Entrance Preparation, Social/Emotional Development and Support, CCR Mentoring Programs
FAFSA Support

For details about how to get help with your FAFSA, click the link above.