Educational Planning Guide for Foster Youth: Helping California's Foster Youth Access Higher Education and Reach Their Educational Goals.
California State University.
Information Packet or Sheet
Published: January 2014
This guide is designed as a tool for California foster youths and their caregivers during the transition into college. Checklists are provided for college preparation when the child is in 6th, 7th, and 8th grade, and in the freshman, sophomore, junior, and in the senior years. Tests foster youth need to take are listed and a college application checklist and an admitted student checklist are included. Finally, a list is attached of programs and resources that can assist foster youths and their caregivers in preparing for and succeeding in higher education.
foster adolescents; postsecondary education; universities; guidelines; resource materials; California