First Star Academies are the country’s only long-term programs for high school foster youth that…
The 19 apps you see here were the winners of a national competition called the College Knowledge Challenge (www.collegeknowledgechallenge.org ). The map shows the tasks or “steps” you have to achieve each year in high school and college to stay on the path to success. Next to each step, you’ll find the name of an app that helps you achieve that step. Most apps are free and can be accessed by clicking the app button next to the step or by going to the APP LIST page and clicking the app logo or website link. Just find your year in school on the map, choose a step you need to complete, find the apps that will help, click, and go!
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Fostering Success Michigan is a program of The New Foster Care that aims to increase access and success in higher education and post-college careers for youth with experience in foster care. Learn how you can contribute to building a holistic network that insulates (i.e., strengthens protective factors and reduces risks) the education to career "pipeline."Make a Donation