Our Mission


We help students make opportunities happen.

Every student deserves a chance to forge their own route to a bright future – no matter where they’re from, or what resources are available to them. For 30 years, we’ve worked side-by-side with schools, colleges and businesses to help students find their own brilliant pathways by becoming college and career ready.

CCR certificate

College and Career Readiness (CCR) Training

To kick off the academic year, we are hosting our CCR Advisor training in August. This training will give participants the tools they need to prepare underserved youth for the workplace and help them understand how the college and career readiness space has been transformed.

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Leading Educator Touts New Book by Rick Dalton

“Dalton’s timely research reports, relevant case studies, and most importantly his practical approaches to improvement make this work a must read, must do guide.” – Jim Mahoney

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CFES Brilliant Pathways Global Conference

This year’s conference will be both virtual and in-person at the Sagamore Resort on Lake George (NY). CFES is currently recruiting sponsors for our 30th National Conference.

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