Preparing for a Successful Senior Year
Congratulations to the Class of 2021! Despite all obstacles they’ve encountered, including a global pandemic, students have made it to their senior year. No matter which classes they may be taking or their current goals after graduation we have compiled a package of articles, videos, and downloadable resources to help your students return to school ready to succeed. Check these resources out, pass them along to students, post them in your virtual classroom, or link them on your school website! Copy-and-paste emails will be sent weekly to be forwarded to your students or can be found in this package to be sent at your own pace.
Texas Content Downloads for the Preparing for a Successful Senior Year Bundle
Resources available for free download. Send them to students, print them for your classroom, or incorporate them into a lesson plan or counseling session!
Content and Videos
When and How to Ask For Help
How to figure out when you need help. It's okay not to know everything and to let someone know you're struggling to get help.
Dos and Don’ts of Going to Office Hours
Going to office hours can be a great way to get help, make sure you're on track, and to demonstrate your commitment to the class.
Why Taking Challenging Classes Matters
Colleges like to see that you've challenged yourself. AP, IB, and dual-enrollment classes can also earn you college credit.
How to Set Up Your Study Space at Home
Creating a space at home where you can study and work will help you focus. Here are tips to set up your study space.
3 Tips for Successful Distance Learning
We know the transition may not be easy. Here are our tips to be successful at distance learning.
How to Pick The Right Classes in High School
It’s complicated to figure out which classes to take in high school. Here's how to pick the right classes in high school.
How to Practice Self-Care When You Return to School
It’s important to remember the time you spend on and with yourself is valuable and essential to your overall well-being.