College and Career Readiness Advisor Workshop
October 31, 2019, 9:00 – 4:00
The Sagamore Resort – Bolton Landing, NY
For 28 years, CFES Brilliant Pathways has been a preeminent force in the college and career readiness space, helping over 100,000 underserved youth succeed in college and the workplace, and is offering College and Career Readiness Advisor Workshops taking place prior to the CFES Brilliant Pathways National Conference.
Participants who attend either the novice or advanced daylong workshop on October 31 and four conference sessions on November 1- 2 will receive either a Level 1 or Level 2 College & Career Readiness Professional Development Certificate, issued by CFES Brilliant Pathways.
Faculty for the Novice and Advanced workshops include corporate and higher education leaders, as well as nationally recognized college and career readiness experts.
This session is designed for College & Career Readiness Advisors who have two years of experience or less. This workshop will focus on building foundational skills and knowledge:
Defining college and career readiness and the qualities of an excellent CCR advisor
Creating a college-career readiness culture
Understanding the CCR building blocks
Exploring career trends—which jobs are going/coming and what training and skill will be required to ensure job readiness
Building partnerships that will move your students down the CCR pathway
Engaging families in the CCR process
Ensuring that families & students understand how to pay for college
Level 1 College & Career Readiness Professional Development Certificate
This session is designed for College & Career Readiness Advisors who have two years of experience or more. This workshop will include case studies and focus on these areas:
Ensuring that you have the knowledge and skills to be a highly-effective CCR advisor
Exploring trends and changes in the CCR landscape
Using data to optimize CCR decisions
Adjusting your strategies to fit your population
Building high-impact partnerships with businesses and colleges
Integrating Essential Skills to build readiness and success
Leveraging financial literacy
Level 2 College & Career Readiness Professional Development Certificate
Space is limited for this professional development opportunity – register early to ensure your spot. The cost of $1,050 per participant includes registration for the CFES Brilliant Pathways National Conference, November 1-2 at The Sagamore Resort, Bolton Landing, NY.