Virtual April & May School Year Classroom 2020

This page is used as a virtual classroom. Please check back often for updates and videos posted. – UB Team

As part of our April workshop please visit a college virtualy with  the link below. To receive credit for attending you MUST fill out and submit the google form at the bottom.


The T.C.’s Welcome Video

The T.C.’s have created a welcome video for you to get to know them. Click the link to watch it. 

Here is the link: https://youtu.be/9yqfBcsrtIg

INTERESTED IN THE UPWARD BOUND WORKSTUDY (CAREER INTERNSHIP STIPEND PROGRAM) $400 

See the details here on how the program works.

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KosdeVc2J9eins0-tZZuuZwg47l28yzv/view?usp=sharing

Earn up to $400 by participating in a 4 week Cereer Internship Program. Click here and fill out form if intersted: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScH1vzMJc_V9x47Iv1UVivkqcLNhawm446Dkn9_k3qwCGnWZA/viewform?pli=1

Student Advisory Board Community Video

Please take a minute to hear our newly voted in S.A.B. members talk about summer 2020: https://youtu.be/rvqeRwlcUY8

TUTORME.COM 

If you need tutoring help please use our exclusive sevice that is avalable 24/7 in hundreds of subjects. Enter your Central College email and create your own password to get started  https://tutorme.com/p/CentralUpwardBound/



 

APRIL MEETING #1 

Current: Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen 

Please visit Hanover College and fill out the Google form below for credit. (Due by April 15th)

https://www.youvisit.com/collegesearch/

Please look over why going to college is SO important. Use the link Below:

https://www.aplu.org/projects-and-initiatives/college-costs-tuition-and-financial-aid/publicuvalues/employment-earnings.html

ACT PREP COURSE Good for all Grades 9th – 11th . Please log in from https://tutorme.com/courses/  Click ACT Course then Start Course. Please use your school email for the Act Prep . Also make sure you DONT enter any credit card information.  The coupon code to get it  (249.00 Value) is: centralcollege2020

CREDIT FOR VIRTUAL COLLEGE VISIT

Click here to fill out this google form after your virtual visit to Hanover college.

https://forms.gle/xmEyGdv7JDw2Z8ff9


Current: Seniors 

Make sure you are still making time in your day each day to apply for scholarships.  Below is the Iowa Scholarship website.

https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-state/iowa-scholarships/

Re-visit your school of choice on the website. Contact your Admissions Counselor assigned to your area.  Do they have a video or virtual tour? Look through the college and familiarize yourself before you get there.

https://www.youvisit.com/collegesearch/ – Iowa State University, Drake University, Indian Hills CC, Iowa Central CC. Virtual Tour

Please look over why going to College is SO important. use the link Below:

https://www.aplu.org/projects-and-initiatives/college-costs-tuition-and-financial-aid/publicuvalues/employment-earnings.html

SENIORS, PLEASE FILL OUT THE GOOGLE FORM AS WELL AFTER YOUR VIRTUAL VISIT

CREDIT FOR VIRTUAL COLLEGE VISIT

Click here to fill out this google form after your virtual visit to Hanover college.

https://forms.gle/xmEyGdv7JDw2Z8ff9


APRIL MEETING #2 

Current: Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen 

Please visit Drake University  and fill out the Google form below for credit. (Due by May 1 )

https://www.youvisit.com/collegesearch/

T.C. Elise Askelsen tells you what to look for in a college visit.

Click Here for Elise’s Video

CREDIT FOR VIRTUAL COLLEGE VISIT

https://forms.gle/Zg8czLrPuHPoXVSMA

ACT PREP COURSE Good for all Grades 9th – 11th . Please log in from https://tutorme.com/courses/  Click ACT Course then Start Course. Please use your school email for the Act Prep. Also make sure you DON’T enter any credit card information.  The coupon code to get it  (249.00 Value) is: centralcollege2020


Current: Seniors

Each video is our advice to you as a life skill you will need in college. please watch and fill out the Google form.

Cara’s Advice on how to Organize: https://youtu.be/MW1_8qoQuDA

Scottie’s Advice on How to Check your Tires: https://youtu.be/4ttXLu7Vblg

Jason’s Scheduling Advice for College: https://youtu.be/PDCaVJ9dr6Q

Ellie’s Advice on How to Advocate for yourself: https://youtu.be/_hs3gK4yHFQ

Tisha’s Advice on How to use a Checkbook: https://youtu.be/hveS_-vxEgQ

Whitney’s Advice for Writting a letter: https://youtu.be/eZf_J58kYlE

Please fill out this Google form for credit for life skills videos.

https://forms.gle/GKUj43ckdSoymMZ98


MAY MEETINGS #1 & 2

Current: Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen 

Curriculum

You will be enrolled in a fincial literacy course. Personal Finance Class 101!

Everfi – Personal Finance Class 101 website is everfi.com class code: a3e146c0

Please click this link to allow you to join the class site: www.everfi.com

1.Students need to visit www.everfi.com

  1. Click “Student/Teacher Log In”
  2. Click Register
  3. Enter code a3e146c0
  4. Complete registration
  5. You are now enrolled in the Financial Literacy course

MAY MEETING #1 &2 

Current: Seniors 

Curriculum

Seniors you have year end forms to fill out for Upward Bound. A few are post-tests that you may have had to do pre-tests when you were younger. This is to show your growth.

EQ Post Test:

https://forms.gle/gWTZYK4wL6NGCsVn9

Financial Literacy Post Test:

https://forms.gle/ij7iosw8i15bDcHg6

Senior Follow Up:

https://forms.gle/gkPXDQHb7LDBhNLF7

 

OPTIONAL – You will learn how to become an expert interviewer. Includes tips on how to formulate your backstory, get in the right frame of mind, and time management.

https://www.doorwaytocollege.com/free-remote-resources

Click on FREE E-BOOK Interviewing in the Hot Seat

Fill out Google Doc for The E-BOOK


VIRTUAL COLLEGE PRESENTATIONS 

Grandview University: https://youtu.be/Mwa2SvSakPM

Simpson College: https://youtu.be/jXPro6vEilA

University of Iowa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHIxpOq-kRA&feature=youtu.be

Coe College: https://youtu.be/M9IZoVWidSQ

 


All Students All Grades 

Closing the gender gap in STEM. Brenda Skoczela will be our first convocation speaker this summer. Please watch to see what she will be talking about. She was awarded the Professor of the year in Florida. She teaches at Lake-Sumter State College.

Click here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oVVDasLOKDk

 


Resources to help you in the months ahead

DMPS (Resources Page)

List of Meal Sites for DMPS

https://www.dmschools.org/news_release/meal-sites-more-than-double-to-meet-need-improve-access/?fbclid=IwAR2xwavkt8CQZ5fcjbqWwmKY9jDCoG9Q_WVzHSJMhHE5LyxntUFgNcL93uY

ACT

This new normal is challenging for us all. We don’t have all of the answers just yet, but we know your future will still be bright 

We’re here to help you through this. Here are free resources for you and our latest updates: https://bit.ly/33PJzwO