UnidosUS Escalera Taking Steps to Success College Prep Program
Our College Prep Program utilizes the UnidosUS (formally NCLR) ESCALERA….. TAKING STEPS TO SUCCESS Curriculum, designed to continue participant’s college and career readiness development. MAUC is a proud member of the UnidosUS Affiliate Network, building a stronger American by creating opportunities for LatinosThe purpose of this 12-month curriculum toolkit is to guide the delivery and instruction of the modules for high school seniors. The curriculum is guided by five core competencies: Career Exploration, Education Attainment, Leadership and Personal Development, Technology and Job-Readiness Training. For each core competency, lessons consist of workshops, field trips, guest speakers, and parental engagement. With culturally relevant and cohort-based instruction, participants will be prepared to attend college. During their participation, students will complete personal statements, participate in a mock interview, go on college visit, participate in MAUC community events and qualify to apply for the multi-year MAUC Spirit of Education Scholarship..