Office of Postsecondary Readiness

Planning for Success: Supporting Transitions through High School to College and Career


This parent's guide, developed by a team of parents, includes practical advice and strategies for navigating college and career choices after high school. This resource includes suggestions and tools to strengthen parental involvement and help prepare them to make informed decisions relating to the full range of college and career opportunities available for students after graduation, including two- or four-year colleges (leading to certificates, licenses, an associate or bachelor's degrees), technical or vocational programs, apprenticeships, or on-the-job training. 

Translations of this parent's guide is available in ArabicBengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Korean, Russian, Spanish, and Urdu.