Fulfilling the Promise of Preparation: Introduction to Naviance Bridging the Gap Who am I? What do I want to be? Will I be successful? How will I get there? What is Naviance? Naviance is a college and career readiness platform that helps connect academic achievement to post-secondary goals and success. Naviance Activities by Grade Level Goal Setting Career Cluster Roadtrip Nation 9th Goal Setting Career Interest Profiler College Search 10thBegin Resume 12th 11th Goal Setting College Essay Transcript Request Process College Application Career Search Goal Setting Personality Survey Build Resume College Search Counselor Input Form Do What You Are: Personality Inventory I’m more likely to… strike up a conversation with a stranger. wait for others to initiate conversations with me. I’m more likely to prefer… a more a fast pace, leisurely pace, and often like and want to to do more pay attention than one thing to one thing at at a time. a time. It’s fair to say that I’m the kind of person who… works best when I can start at the beginning and work my way through to the end. likes to work in bursts of energy, often jumping around from one task to the next. Personality Assessment Results Lisa’s strengths may include: Being well organized and prepared Presenting herself as a hardworking, responsible person Lisa’s blindspots may include: Not anticipating how decisions she makes now, may impact her future Focusing too much on details, and not presenting herself as a well-rounded candidate Personality Assessment Results For a career to be satisfying, it should: Let her work in a fairly structured, organized environment Give her a fair amount of control and responsibility Preferred Learning Style (what Lisa needs in order to maximize her learning): Plenty of opportunity for interaction with others students Emphasize the practical value of what she is learning Personality Assessment Results To communicate with Lisa most effectively: Be organized, prepared, and on time for your meeting Be succinct, direct, thorough and specific with your information Potential careers and majors for Lisa to consider: Career Interest Profiler Maintain the grounds of a park Like Unsure Dislike Operate a machine on a production line Like Unsure Dislike Develop a way to better predict the weather Like Unsure Dislike Work in a biology lab Like Unsure Dislike Write scripts for movies or television shows Like Unsure Dislike Teach disabled people work and living skills Like Unsure Dislike Career Profiler Results Uses John Holland’s Career Codes: Career Choice based on Personality Types Career Profiler Results Roadtrip Nation College Search Using Over 20 Criteria Towson University Accepted Average GPA: 3.72 Weighted Accepted Average SAT: 1147 iPhone App Makes Naviance Easy to Access! Log in Information for Parents •Go to: www.marriottsridge.net •On the gray tool bar on the left click on “Student Services” •A drop-down menu will appear. Click on “Naviance”. •Follow the path for new user or returning user. A personal registration code is required for new users. If you do not have a registration code, please ask your student’s school counselor.