Naviance

Naviance is a web-based Student Success Plan portfolio and college and career readiness platform available to all 6th -12th grade students. Naviance provides many resources all in one place, including, but not limited to:

 

Career and Personality Interest Inventories

Students can take assessments and discover potential careers and majors that match skills and interests.

 

Career Exploration

Job descriptions, education/training, knowledge, skills, expected salaries for thousands of careers, as well as related majors are available within Naviance career searches.  Students can save their favorite careers.

 

Resume Builder

Students can track their activities, personal awards, accomplishments, experiences, and skills, and export in resume form.

 

College & Major Search Options

Students can search for colleges using specifications (location, size, major, GPA, athletics, etc.). Links to college websites and information about admissions requirements and deadlines are also available. Students can save favorite colleges.

 

eDocs

Students can manage their college application deadlines, link to their Common Application accounts, update college acceptance status, and request letters of recommendation through Naviance Student accounts.  School staff can upload and send required college application materials electronically through eDocs.

 

Goal Setting

Students can set short and long-term goals in SMART goal format and track progress over time.

 

Scholarship Search

Students can search for local and national scholarships.

 

Student Success Planning

SSP tasks can be assigned, completed, stored, and tracked using Naviance. At HPS we have created district required SSP tasks for students in grades 6-12 to complete, all assigned in Naviance.

HPS Naviance Required Tasks

High School

Suggested

Timeline

9 10 11 12
Sept-Nov    A – Four Year Planning Survey-Class of 2024

 

  A – Four Year Planning Survey-Class of 2023    A – Four Year Planning Survey-Class of 2022  A – Four Year Planning Survey-Class of 2021
Sept-Nov   A/SE/C – 9th Gr SMART Goal   A/SE/C – 10th Gr SMART Goal    A/SE/C – 11th Gr SMART Goal   A/SE/C – 12th Gr SMART Goal
Dec-Mar   SE – Strengths Explorer SE – Do What You Are Personality Inventory C – Update the list “Colleges I’m thinking about”  C – Update the list “Colleges I’m applying to”
Dec-Mar C – Intro to Post-Secondary Survey C – College Super Match A-  Game Plan Survey SE -Update & Upload Resume
April-May SE – Intro to Resumes Survey SE – Develop & Upload Resume SE – Update & Upload Resume A – Graduation Survey Class of  2021
April-May A- Preparing for 10th Grade Survey A- Preparing for 11th Grade Survey A-  Preparing for 12th Grade Survey A- Preparing for Transition to Postsecondary Survey

Middle School

Suggested

Timeline

6 7 8
Sept-Nov A/SE/C – 6th Gr SMART Goal ‘20-21 A/SE/C – 7th Gr SMART Goal ‘20-21 A/SE/C – 8th Gr SMART Goal‘20-21
Sept-Nov C – Intro to Post-Secondary Survey C – Career Key C – Career Cluster Finder
Dec-Mar A – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: Academic Challenges

A – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: My Definition of Success

SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: Decision Making

Dec-Mar SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Self Discovery

Lesson: Self Confidence

SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Support Network

Lesson: Team Work

A – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: Time Management

April -May SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: Taking Responsibility

SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Self Discovery

Lesson: Exploring My Options

SE – Naviance Curriculum

Theme: Success Skills

Lesson: My High School Preview

April -May C – Hartford Promise Presentation & Survey C – Hartford Promise Presentation & Survey C – Hartford Promise Presentation & Survey