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College Prep

ACT Preparing for the ACT, testing dates and locations, ACT registration, test scores.
College for Texans Advice on preparing, applying, and paying for college, getting through college, career planning
COMPASS Sample test questions in Mathematics, Reading, and Writing skills
Education Planner Career assessment tools, test prep tips, college search, application tips, advice on paying for college
Princeton Review College rankings, searchable database of colleges and majors, career quiz, college application advice
SAT Preparing for the SAT, testing dates and locations, SAT registration, test scores, advice on college applications and paying for college, college search
THEA Preparing for THEA, practice exams, testing dates and locations, THEA registration, test scores

 

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Online Tutorials

Chemistry

ChemTutor

Provides basic chemistry help for students in high school and postsecondary education.
General Chemistry Provides the user with a tool for converting from a particular unit of measurement to another, fundamental physical constants, and SI Units.

Mathematics

Interact Math Provides tutorial exercises that accompany end-of-section exercises in Addison-Wesley and Prentice Hall textbooks.
Math.com Provides homework assistance, practice, and tutoring in various areas of mathematics.
Physics
Physics Classroom Provides users with physics tutorials, a multimedia physic studio, and assistance with a variety of physics questions.
Writing
OWL at Purdue Provides users guidance during the writing process including access to MLA and APA style guides.

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Career Planning

Galveston City Current job opportunities for the City of Galveston
Galveston County Current job opportunities for the County of Galveston
Mind Tools Articles on time management, stress management, communication skills, project planning, decision making, etc.
Mapping-Your-Future Provides guidance on determining a career path that meets your needs. Tips on job hunting, resume writing, and job interviewing techniques.
Texas Workforce Commission Provides a constantly updated list of available jobs in Texas. There are several additional links provided that offer tips on resume building and career planning.
Reality Check Provides interactive tools that assist users in an estimation of cost of living, potential income for a career, and detailed job descriptions sorted by industry.

 

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Updated 5/20/2009 - Content Author mwiley