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WEBINAR ARCHIVE

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Finding Your
Best Fit College
Master the art of savvy college shopping as you learn how to determine your essential elements to consider when searching for a best fit college. Plus access some useful resources (Naviance) to aid you in the process and hear some practical ways to maximize your chances of getting in.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i4EkZo4dGsI



https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=982&v=702BDE08_4IHow to Write an Amazing Personal Statement Using the Secrets of Screenwriting
Ethan Sawyer (AKA the College Essay Guy) talks about how to choose a topic, how to structure your essay, and more in this webinar with the students and parents of Capistrano USD.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=982&v=702BDE08_4I

Resources from the Personal Statement Webinar:
  • Here is the Prezi presentation
  • Here is the PDF with brainstorming exercises and sample essays
  • Here is the Creating A Great College List resource
  • Here is a link to free personal statement stuff on College Essay Guy's website



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9GgcY4eSrI
How to Play the College Athletic Recruiting Game
Playing a sport at the college level is difficult. Not only must you be a skilled athlete, but you also must be a good student. Join an ex-DI college soccer and baseball player for guidance to increase your chances for success. Learn about eligibility requirements and scholarship opportunities PLUS get answers to questions such as: How can I become a recruited athlete? When do I take action? What are the differences between NAIA and NCAA Division I, II, and III? When can a coach contact me?


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9GgcY4eSrI






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Freshman Focus
What can you do as a freshman to get College and Career Ready? Learn about how Futureology can help you in the process. We will introduce you to a comprehensive checklist that builds a strong foundation and shows you how to make freshman year count in terms of academics, extracurricular activities, and challenging yourself.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=jsnvmBPNX_c



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Sophomore Spotlight
What can you do in your sophomore year to get College and Career Ready? We will introduce you to a comprehensive checklist that builds a strong foundation and shows you how to make sophomore year count in terms of academics, extracurricular activities, and challenging yourself.

http://youtube.com/watch?v=uz48ehgLm7M



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKop8zyCTsk

PSAT Now What
You just received your PSAT scores and there are a zillion different scores and numbers on it! Our Futureology College and Career Counselor expert will get you updated on the most important parts of the score report and how to understand it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKop8zyCTsk


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=th_qOeJ9zes

Secrets of Financial Aid
Get acclimated to the changes from 2016 and learn about the necessary adaptations in your personal schedule to receive the maximum amount of financial aid possible. Organization is the key to successfully navigating the financial aid process. Hear Jodi Okun, Founder & President of College Financial Aid Advisors and author of Secrets of A Financial Aid Pro, talk about research, planning, and preparation.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=th_qOeJ9zes



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmxczwKvGlU&t=1942s

PSAT Orientation
Learn about the benefits of the PSAT since all CUSD Freshman, Sophomores, and Juniors will take this practice exam. Hear about the skills and knowledge it measures and how to support your path to college readiness. Finally get a frame of reference and perspective so you don’t stress about it.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AmxczwKvGlU&t=1942s



http://youtube.com/watch?v=SrG_i6QDgjQ
How to Stand Out on the
UC Personal Insight Questions
A 1-Hour Guide to the UC Personal Insight Questions 

http://youtube.com/watch?v=SrG_i6QDgjQ



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kumdSJ8zIM&t=1154s
Parenting Q&A - Testing &
Test Prep (Aug)
A “PARENT” series providing informed responses from trusted professionals to college related questions across a wide range of college topics.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5kumdSJ8zIM&t=1154s



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2X2ZVU9_FE
Parenting Q&A - Testing & 
Test Prep (Sept)
A “PARENT” series providing informed responses from trusted professionals to college related questions across a wide range of college topics.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2X2ZVU9_FE