Research shows that parents have a major influence on a child's achievement. According to the National Parent Teacher Association (PTA), when parents/guardians are involved, students earn higher grades and test scores, enroll in higher-level programs, attend school regularly, graduate, and go on to postsecondary education. The following resources will help you propel your students toward their dreams.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
This FAFSA is required for your student to receive any federal financial aid (such as Pell Grant, Zell Miller Grant, and Stafford Loans).
Getting Started with the FAFSA
This video will explain the basics on the FAFSA and how to complete it.
Action Plans to Help Your Student
The College Board offers useful Action Plans for parents by student grade level.