October College, Career, & Military Readiness Month

  • The HISD College & Career Readiness Departments are excited to celebrateHISD’s Virtual College, Career, and Military Readiness Month! Our goal is to bring a fun, creative, as well as informative way to engage your students and parents while introducing them to various post-secondary pathways and much more. We are building upon our theme of “Build Today. Connect Tomorrow. Future Forward.” Throughout the month join the Office of Strategy & Innovation as we host virtual events for both students and parents. 

     Represent Your Favorite College, Career, or Military Branch

    Throughout the month of October, we encourage faculty and staff to represent their favorite colleges, career, or military branch. We encourage faculty and staff to wear the above attire and/or have a CCMR related virtual background.

    Show us what you’re doing

    We want to see how you and your campus is celebrating College, Career, & Military Readiness Month. Follow Career Readiness at @HISDCTE and College Readiness at @HISD2COLLEGE on social media to get up to date information. Use #HISDCCMR to share your CCMR Month activities. 

College, Career, & Military Readiness Districtwide Events

  • October College, Career, and Military Readiness Month is jammed packed with events to expose HISD families to opportunities after high school. Join us each week through the month for our district-wide virtual sessions via Zoom. Session topics will range from learning about life in the military to securing scholarships for college, internships, and more.  

Reoccurring CCMR Month Events

  • October 4th -15th | High School College Fairs

  • All Month | College Readiness Financial Aid Roadshows

Week 1 | October 4 -8

  • October 4th | Getting in Tune with HISD College Readiness

  • October 5th | Getting in Tune with HISD Career Readiness

Week 2 | October 11-15

  • October 12th | "Let the Journey Begin: Life in the Military"

  • October 14th | Securing the Bag Beyond High School

  • October 15th | Virtual Story Time (elementary school)

Week 3 | October 18-22

  • October 19th | Fund Your Future: Financial Literacy 101

  • October 20th | Dream Summit Series: Senior Workshop

  • October 20th | Crafting Your College and Scholarship Essay

Week 4 | October 25-29

  • October 25th | Real Talk with College Students

  • October 26th | Exploring College Major and Linking them to Careers

  • October 27th | Reality Check: Living the Lifestyle You Want

Contact Us

  • Na'Taria Muse
    Senior Manager, College Readiness

    Lisa Harris
    Senior Manager, Career Readiness

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