Use these interactive resources, designed for grades 6-12, to develop problem-solving and decision-making skills with real-world applications in college access and STEM learning.
Learn how to make paying for college a reality. With loans, grants and scholarships available, financing to afford college is just a matter of dollars and sense.
Allow students to take a virtual campus tour to learn about the college admissions process — from exploration to acceptance to paying for college.
Challenge your students to rethink their attitudes toward and assumptions about failure with a variety of engaging, creative activities. Students will examine the meaning of failure, explore why failure is an important part of the learning process and discover how to develop a growth mindset to turn failure into a catalyst for future success.
Your students will visualize, organize and illustrate their future pathways and then translate this information into goals for themselves, with a written action plans for achievement.
Find Your Passion
If you love what you do, you never work a day in your life. Allow students to see how their passions and interests can lead to a promising career through a series of surveys, interviews and research.
Using standards-aligned, narrative techniques students will reflect on what makes them unique.
Through reflection and sharing, students will understand the importance of leadership and community service in the college application process.
Scholarship Case Study: Reducing the Gap
Scholarships are a powerful tool students can use to help ease their journey to higher education. Support your students through this critical element of the college application process. In this lesson, students take on the role of a scholarship selection committee to learn and apply best practices for applying to scholarships.
ARE YOU FINANCIALLY FIT FOR COLLEGE?
Give students the information and confidence they need to get into the college they want and pay for it. Join a TGR Facilitator and high school students as they demonstrate tools to help students navigate the financial aid process.
Higher-education experts from the TGR Foundation discuss how high school students can prepare for the college admissions process. The session focuses on highlighting the importance of self-advocacy in students and what self-advocacy looks like in the college process.