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Gap Year

Some mentees choose to take a gap year between high school and college. This category contains resources for helping students who are taking or considering a gap year.

Articles

Making an international gap year accessible
Deciding to take a gap year abroad can feel like a big commitment of time, energy, and finances, but gap year alumni are more likely to experience both higher levels of college success as well as lasting job fulfillment following their time abroa...
New Year's check-in (when your mentee is taking a gap year)
If your mentee is taking a gap year, they may not be on a semester rhythm. That's why New Year's is a perfect time to check in and reflect.  Here are some ideas for questions or conversations starters you can use this month to open i...