St. John's University
|Academic Supports (Tutoring) and Counseling|
|Long Island City HS
|NYGU cohort students can participate in tutoring (various core content areas) and counseling services M-F during periods 4-9.|
|TBD||Creative Arts Team (CAT) Parent Workshop – parents will learn more about how to help their children be college ready, improve study skills, and how to motivate their children to succeed.|
|College Fair for Students and Parents|
CICU College Access Fair for African-American/Black and Hispanic/Latino NYGEAR UP students and parents from Bronx Leadership, Kingsbridge, Renaissance, and Schuylerville High Schools.
|November 6||Best practices in group/tutoring and targeting/engaging at-risk cohort students|
|November 5-9||SJU Mentor/DOE Teacher Push-In meetings: working together to maximize push-in services.|
|Student College Readiness Workshops|
Cool Speak – Goal Setting
NYGU staff will provide college readiness workshops monthly starting in the month of December. Topics will include; reviewing the junior year checklist, test-taking strategies and tips, effective essay writing, scholarship search, identifying the right college for you etc.