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SchoolQuest.org

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Designed for Military students, their families, and the caring professionals who support them, SchoolQuest is an educational resource tool from the Military Child Education Coalition. Although the primary audience includes Military students and their parents, SchoolQuest is well-suited to anyone who is “questing” information about schools, college and workplace readiness, transition, and more. The MCEC SchoolQuest site offers:

Browse for Schools

Find any public - and many private - schools or districts in the U.S. You can also find Department of Defense schools for Military installations overseas.

College planning made easy! You can prepare for ACT and SAT tests, SchoolQuest research colleges and courses of study, make a plan for financing college, College Planners find scholarships, and get tips for completing admissions and scholarship forms.

State Education Resources

Our SER section is a compilation of resources in one location for all fifty states, DODEA and Washington, D.C. It provides information about state school requirements and resources by each individual state or you can research a specific resource area in one or more states.

SchoolQuest Library

Our library is stocked with terrific resources to answer questions you may have about educational transitions, college and workplace readiness, special needs and many other subjects.

SchoolQuest Profile

Think of this as your “virtual file drawer,” accessible from anywhere in the world. Create a password-protected profile to store students’ educational, extracurricular, award, volunteer, and work information.

SchoolQuest Blog

Share your thoughts and experiences and see what others have to say. Our blog is updated regularly with the latest information for Military students and their families.

Ask Aunt Peggie

“Aunt Peggie” knows transition. Can’t find the answers to questions about transferring credit, choosing the right school…or anything else related to your education? Ask Aunt Peggie!

909 Mountain Lion Circle Harker Heights, Texas 76548 • 254.953.1923 • www.MilitaryChild.org “Military Child Education Coalition®,” “MCEC®,” “SchoolQuest™,” and associated trademarks and design elements are owned by the Military Child Education Coalition. © 2012 Military Child Education Coalition. All Rights Reserved


SchoolQuest.org™

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Learn More About College Planners The MCEC SchoolQuest College Planners tool is one of many available to students to help them reach their long-term goals. I need help preparing for the SAT/ACT. Can SchoolQuest College Planners help me?

Understanding Athletic Recruiting: simplify the process of student athlete recruitment and assist in the transition from high school to college level athlete. Helps parents and students understand how to obtain athletic scholarships as well as tips for balancing school and college athletic career.

I need to know more about my options for financing college. Can SchoolQuest help?

Use the SchoolQuest Student Planning Guide! Covering high school from freshman to senior year, this guide is a month-to-month plan of important steps for the entire college prep process.

I’m a high school student and I want to go to college. Can SchoolQuest tell me the steps to get there?

Many valuable, time-tested resources are here to help raise a student’s score. Interactive study guides, realistic practice tests, pre-test review packets - even games to build students’ math and vocabulary skills - are available. You can dive right in!

I’m a student athlete. Is there anything on SchoolQuest College Planners for me?

Guide to College Financing and Admissions: Interactive programs that clearly explain college admission and financing. Emphasis given to scholarships and offers hundreds of related links.

And More! Also available on SchoolQuest: college searches, ability to explore college majors, and student profile matching to colleges and majors.

909 Mountain Lion Circle Harker Heights, Texas 76548 • 254.953.1923 • www.MilitaryChild.org “Military Child Education Coalition®,” “MCEC®,” “SchoolQuest™,” and associated trademarks and design elements are owned by the Military Child Education Coalition. © 2012 Military Child Education Coalition. All Rights Reserved


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