Our Mission
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Puget Sound College and Career Network removes barriers so that students of color, first generation, and students impacted by poverty in the Puget Sound region have the opportunity and support to access and obtain postsecondary credentials.

King County Promise
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King County Promise addresses systemic barriers to access and completion for young people in King County who have historically been underserved.
 

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College Transition Checklists
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Learn more about the financial, logistical, and administrative steps in the transition to from high school to postsecondary education. 
 

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PSCCN News
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Check out PSCCN's latest news, trainings and events. 

 

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Our Work

We build regional capacity to increase equitable postsecondary readiness and completion across South King County & Pierce County by working with students, educators, community organizations, schools, districts, colleges, and state-level organizations to organize strategies, programming, and supports. PSCCN provides:

Professional Learning & Resources
Coaching & Technical Assistance
Piloting Support & Innovation
Systems Alignment, Coordination & Partnership Development
Recognizing & Removing Systemic Barriers

News

 PSCCN 2020-21 Update

We hope you are enjoying a bit of rest and have a chance to reset before the 2020-21 school year officially begins!

This summer, PSCCN is reflecting on our work, seeking feedback from our partners (thank you to all who completed our recent survey!), and mapping our plan for 2020-21.

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Meet PSCCN Summer Intern 

Jazzlynn Jefferson is a second-year Master of Public Administration student at the Evans School of Public Policy and Governance at the University of Washington. She was born and raised in Delaware then moved to Seattle to pursue her master's degree. Jazzlynn is passionate about diversity, equity, and inclusion work within the education field. Her operating philosophy is that the obtainment of college degrees increases one's likelihood of being successful.

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 Welcome to 2020-21

We here at PSCCN wish our district and college partners the best, as we all work kick off this new academic year as best we can. We know under normal circumstances this is a stressful time of year for everyone, much more so now while navigating a shift to remote learning, and also juggling the social, political, and personal challenges that this year has brought us. We hope that we are able to embody the same resolve you have displayed over the past several months in order to better support you over this upcoming year. 

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Collective Action in Uncertain Times
As we collectively navigate the impacts of COVID-19 and this period of uncertainty, PSCCN is committed to our roles of supporting you and your institutions, and most importantly our students whose need for postsecondary access and success will persist beyond the challenges we face today. We know that students of color, students impacted by poverty, and students who are first-generation are often furthest from educational justice and are hit hardest in times like these. 
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College Transition Resources
As we collectively navigate the impacts of COVID-19 and this period of uncertainty, PSCCN is committed to our roles of supporting you and your institutions, and most importantly our students whose need for postsecondary access and success will persist beyond the challenges we face today. We know that students of color, students impacted by poverty, and students who are first-generation are often furthest from educational justice and are hit hardest in times like these. 
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PSCCN Community Message | April 2020 Special Edition Ed

PSCCN is pleased to share our newly updated College Transition Checklists page. These resources are meant to help you provide clear communication and support to your students navigating the college enrollment process. We’ve also included some new resources in collaboration with our partners at the Community Center for Education Results (CCER), as well as some COVID-19 college transition resources.

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PSCCN Community

Thank you to the 80+ partners who joined PSCCN’s Emergent Resources & Needs. As we collectively navigate the impacts of COVID-19 and this period of uncertainty, PSCCN is committed to our roles of supporting you and your organizations, and most importantly our students whose need for postsecondary access and success will persist beyond the challenges we face today.

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