(Sorta) Cool Stuff
These things may not change your life,
but they may give you something to think about!
Need something to do during the long breaks?
Try out the Libby app. ( Click here to see how it works.)
It lets you check out thousands of FREE e-books and audio books. No late fees ever.
Install the app, search for Sacramento Public Library, and when it asks for your library card information, use this:
SC(student number) for Sac City Unified students.
TR(student number) for Twin Rivers students
Password: year you were born
Wanna test your personality?
Check if your classes are A-G HERE.
Sacramento Fire and Sac Metro Fire departments offer training for their Community Emergency Response Teams free of charge for residents 14 and up! This is a great opportunity to work with first responders in your area and to help in time of emergency.
If you live in the city of Sacramento, click HERE for more info.
If you live in unincorporated Sacramento County (not many of you), click HERE for more info.
Plus, you can ask me! I'm currently training with Sac Metro Fire.
Degrees in the Humanities (history, literature, philosophy, etc.) ARE marketable. Check THIS out.
I know my job is to "get you to college," but there are some really great careers out there that don't require a traditional degree from a four-year college. Check out the link above to learn more about the market for careers in the trades.
Want to study something other than traditional subjects? Check back here often for introductions to "other" fields of study.
For example, want to learn how to blow stuff up? Check out this program from New Mexico Tech.
Want to know how to build and care for guns? Check out the gunsmithing program at Lassen Community College.
What about a school with NO letter grades? Evergreen State College might be up your alley.