Presented by WBHS PTSA and WBHS Guidance Department. 75% of jobs will require education beyond high school, by the year 2020 ( U.S. Department of Labor, 2009).
“The current and future health of America’s 21st Century Economy depends directly on how broadly and deeply Americans reach a new level of literacy- ‘21st Century Literacy’- that includes strong academic skills, thinking, reasoning, teamwork skills, and proficiency in using technology.”
- 21st Century Workforce Commission National Alliance of Business
When to visit colleges:
College visits allow you to:
Begin working on essays, audition tapes or portfolios if needed.
This should be done the second semester of your junior year.