Customizable template for National GEAR UP Week
Learn the guidelines for communication.
Learn about the Washington Alliance for Better Schools' Natural Leaders Program. This program engages parents to serve as multi-cultural bridges between students, families, communities and schools.
This guidebook is intended for GEAR UP coordinator use. It includes best practices and resources from a variety of sources, which includes but is not limited to, GEAR UP programs from across the nation, the College Board, and the Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. It is meant to be a working copy with replicable, customizable tools. It will be updated with resources and lessons learned from our own GEAR UP schools.
For use during National GEAR UP Week and other times of advocacy.
Washington's colleges and universities offer a variety of activities for middle and high school tour groups. This matrix provides the necessary contact and background information to help coordinate a GEAR UP campus visit. This resource will be updated as needed.
Customizable template for National GEAR UP Week
This form will help you plan a visit. Once you have completed the first page of the College Visit Logistics form, contact the college visit coordinator at the college you wish to visit. Discuss the information on the sheet. The campus contact may want you to fax a copy of the completed form to them. Once the details of the visit have been determined by the college, the following information will be confirmed with you.
Copy and share with students for each college you visit.
Advocacy 101 for your National GEAR UP Week adventures!


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