Date Name Description
09/22/2017

This interactive workshop will introduce various communication techniques that help you build more supportive, youth-centered relationships. Participants will learn how to ask more effective questions, to listen actively to youth, and offer youth encouragement rather than praise. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 9/22 in Bend and 11/15 in Portland.

09/22/2017

Building an emotionally safe community of peers and adults is essential for youth to learn and develop as individuals. This interactive workshop will introduce participants to a variety of activities designed to support the community building process. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 9/22 in Roseburg and 10/17 in Portland.

09/22/2017

Hear College Board updates and get access to tools, tips, and resources designed to make it easier for you to clear a path to college and career success for your students. 9/20 in Salem, 9/22 in Portland and 9/26 in Ashland.

09/26/2017

Hear College Board updates and get access to tools, tips, and resources designed to make it easier for you to clear a path to college and career success for your students. 9/20 in Salem, 9/22 in Portland and 9/26 in Ashland.

09/26/2017

Learn how the Financial Aid Toolkit provides federal student aid information and outreach tools for counselors, college access professionals, nonprofit mentors, and others.  This webinar includes learning about financial aid, conducting outreach, getting training, and searching financial aid tools and resources. Presented by Federal Student Aid. 12:00 - 1:00 pm PST.

09/28/2017

OSAC staff will review eligibility criteria, the application process, how awards are calculated, special circumstances, and more. This webinar is for teachers, counselors, advisors, and other student support staff at high schools, community colleges, and beyond. 2:00 pm.

10/02/2017

OSAC staff will review the requirements to remain eligible for Oregon Promise, how awards are calculated, and other key considerations for recipients. This webinar is for current Oregon Promise recipients, staff at community colleges, and others who are supporting Oregon Promise recipients. 10:00 am.

10/03/2017

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and leave with ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school. This free half-day, interactive workshop is open to all educators, principals, school counselors, district testing coordinators, and district curriculum professionals. In Portland on 10/3, Eugene on 10/4 and Ashland on 10/5.

10/04/2017

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and leave with ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school. This free half-day, interactive workshop is open to all educators, principals, school counselors, district testing coordinators, and district curriculum professionals. In Portland on 10/3, Eugene on 10/4 and Ashland on 10/5.

10/04/2017

Join REL Northwest for a free webinar exploring two comprehensive financial and advising programs that have made substantial gains in helping underrepresented students earn a degree. Learn how the Dell Scholars Program’s virtual support model and Portland Community College’s Future Connect in-person coaching services have contributed to rising rates of college completion for many low income and first-generation students. Engage with program experts and take away practical strategies you can use with high school and postsecondary students. 12:00 - 1:00 pm.

10/05/2017

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and leave with ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school. This free half-day, interactive workshop is open to all educators, principals, school counselors, district testing coordinators, and district curriculum professionals. In Portland on 10/3, Eugene on 10/4 and Ashland on 10/5.

10/11/2017

This program is designed to train school personnel to work as a team to identify those students in their care that they believe are "at risk." This valuable and free training is designed for school personnel, kindergarten through 12th grade. Held in Forest Grove, 10/11-10/13. Applications due 10/4.

10/13/2017

Creating Stronger Futures Through Financial Education & CTE. Geared toward educators, administrators, volunteers, and community groups, there will be four tracks: Curriculum, Personal Finance, Economics, and Career Technical Education (CTE). Educators can earn 8 PDUs with attendance. $32. Held in Canby, Oregon and hosted by Financial Beginnings.

10/13/2017

Teaching with purpose educates, engages, empowers, and informs educators about the importance of culturally responsive pedagogy and practices. Held in Portland over two days.

10/13/2017

Sessions and networking organized by the Oregon School Counselor Association (OSCA). Held in Hillsboro.

10/14/2017

Engage in a deepened conversation about systemic racism and its impact on opportunity and achievement in schools, colleges, business, government and community. Held in Detroit, October 14-18.

10/17/2017

Building an emotionally safe community of peers and adults is essential for youth to learn and develop as individuals. This interactive workshop will introduce participants to a variety of activities designed to support the community building process. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 9/22 in Roseburg and 10/17 in Portland.

10/17/2017

Oregon's seven public universities are hosting a series of four counselor conferences to learn more about new programs and policies as well as changes to federal financial aid and scholarship and need-based grant programs at the state-level. 10/17 at EOU; 10/19 at OIT; 10/24 at PSU and 10/25 at OSU. Cost is $25 and includes lunch.

10/19/2017

Oregon's seven public universities are hosting a series of four counselor conferences to learn more about new programs and policies as well as changes to federal financial aid and scholarship and need-based grant programs at the state-level. 10/17 at EOU; 10/19 at OIT; 10/24 at PSU and 10/25 at OSU. Cost is $25 and includes lunch.

10/20/2017

This Planning and Reflection training will focus on whether you are engaging youth in the critical life skills of planning and reflection. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 10/20 in Bend and Roseburg; 4/24 in Portland.