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NAVIANCE:

NAVIANCE Technology Presentation Arianna Hyatt EDCO 549 29 May 2013

History of naviance:

History of naviance 2002 Naviance founded in Washington DC by Stephen M. Smith and Shaun Fanning 2007 Naviance is acquired by Hodsons (provider of technology and integrated marketing) 2010 Naviance acquires MyFit (a college recommendation engine) 2012 Naviance acquires PrepMe (test preparation provider) 2013 Naviance student mobile application introduced Naviance. (n.d.). In Wikipedia online. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naviance

SOFTWARE:

SOFTWARE High School Course planning Naviance is a web-based program that provides students with: College research and tools Test Preparation Assessments Career research and tools Naviance. (n.d.). In Wikipedia online. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naviance

Course planner:

Course planning is done electronically, which can be imported into the schools information system at any time. School Staff can build Plans of Study that have graduation req’s and recommended course work for 4-year college bound students. Can create recommended Plans of study for any type of student group. Students use the educator-created Plans of Study to build their own 4-year and individual year course plan. Students can see if courses satisfy graduation req’s. Students can see if courses meet entrance into colleges on their application list. Students can alter their own plan of study, with administrator approval. Course planner Hobsons. (2012). Students and families. Retrieved from http://www.naviance.com/students/ Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

College Planning:

College Planning Search and find college programs that match career aspirations Build a targeted list of college and universities Compare colleges and universities, and use assessments to decide which college best suits a students wants and needs. Compare admission rates at different colleges Explore scholarship opportunities Track college applications Mobile app allows for college research and helps to plan college visits Hobsons. (2012). Students and families. Retrieved from http://www.naviance.com/students/ Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

Test Preparation:

Test Preparation PSAT/SAT 104 lessons 61 Quizzes Diagnostic test to gauge strengths and weaknesses 1 full-length online practice SAT Supports up to 9 practice tests from The Official SAT Study Guide ACT 84 lessons 75 Quizzes Diagnostic test to gauge strengths and weaknesses 1 full length online practice ACT Supports up to 4 practice tests from The Real ACT Prep Guide Reporting on Common Core State Standards for College Success. Test preparation is done via PrepMe. PrepMe is a personalized, adaptive learning tool, that allows students to focus on specific areas/subjects they need to. Custom assessments aligned to PrepMe skills, ACT College Readiness Standards, and Common Core Standards. 2,000 questions, enable up to 33 hours practice and review. Item Bank Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

Reading assessment:

Reading assessment Matches students reading ability with the difficulty of the text material Measures each students individual reading ability Provides individual reading selections based on student skill level More then 4,000 passages on a variety of fiction and nonfiction topics Provides grade level and common core alignment Designed for grades 3-12 Reading assessments is done through Total Reader. Total reader is on online adaptive assessment. Total Reader uses the Lexile Framework for Reading, which is a scientific approach to reading measurement. Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

Career counseling:

Assess individual skills and areas of interests Map strengths to potential career options Explore career paths Roadtrip Nation: Features student video conversations with accomplished individuals who have defined their own road in life to achieve unique goals. Career counseling Hobsons. (2012). Students and families. Retrieved from http://www.naviance.com/students/ Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

EDocs:

E Docs Streamlines and simplifies process of sending documents to colleges Can submit electronic documents to all Common Application institutions. Schools have ability to send transcripts and letters of recommendation Maintains a record of the document submission Saves money on postage, paper and envelopes Used through The Common Application and Parchment Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

How useful for…:

How useful for… counselors C an easily administer personality, college, and/or career assessments to all students. Systemized guidance planning, that makes it easy to see what students are on track Great way to help students explore college choices. Gives access to tons of scholarship information. Makes it easy to send letter of recommendation confidentially via eDocs . Saves time on paperwork, therefor can spend more time working with students. teachers Makes it easy to send letter of recommendation confidentially via eDocs. Can post class rigor and description information for students. Can ascertain student strengths and weaknesses relative to student standards and differentiate classroom instruction Can connect classroom work to students career goals Lloyd, S. (2011, February 24). Navigating the road to college with Naviance. The Santa Ynez Valley Journal. Retrieved from http://www.syvjournal.com/archive/9/8/7951/ Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts].

The end:

The end references Hobsons. (2012). Students and families. Retrieved from http://www.naviance.com/students / Hobsons. (2012). Hobsons, K-12 solutions. [company presentation handouts]. Lloyd, S. (2011, February 24). Navigating the road to college with Naviance. The Santa Ynez Valley Journal. Retrieved from http://www.syvjournal.com/archive/9/8/7951 / Naviance . (n.d.). In Wikipedia online . Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naviance

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