Parent/Student Resources


This section is designed to provide parents with information to assist in answering the following questions:

  • How can I help my child identify the academic steps which lead to the best possible future?
  • How do I help my child explore potential career paths?
  • How do they make the right post-secondary education choice?
  • What financial tools are out there to help with post-secondary education?

Career Assessment and Exploration Information

Below you will find links to support you in assessing and exploring careers for your son or daughter. All links are screened and approved by our staff. If you have any questions please call or e-mail us.

Career Assessment:

Grades 5-12

• American Guidance Services: Workbook materials focused on developing career awareness, self esteem and assessment of interests.

Research on Career Assessment and Exploration:

Research Documentation on Impact of parental involvement

College Boards

Financial Assistance for College and Technical / Vocational Training

The information below is intended to assist parents in planning for the costs associated with post high school education and training.

Planning for College

College Board Paying For College

Financial Assistance Tools

Financial Aid Calculator

California College Saving Programs

Scholarships and Grants



A Place for Students to Connect to Internships

General Career

Wet Feet Internship Program

College Recruiter. COM

Internship Job Postings

High School General

National Science Foundation Internships

Junior Achievement Internship Connections

Business and Finance

Information on finding business internships


Scripps Institute Summer Internship Program

Student Science Enrichment Program