Date Name Description
04/03/2017

This webinar is for high school counselors, community college advisors, financial aid staff, teachers, mentors and other individuals who support students. Learn the ins and outs of Oregon Promise: how students apply for or renew an award, how awards are calculated, and more. Bring your questions.

04/11/2017

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. 1/19 in Baker City, 3/3 in Albany, 4/11 in Portland, 4/19 in Redmond.

04/11/2017

This interactive workshop introduces the “ingredients” of active learning, explains the role that active learning plays in the experiential learning cycle, and helps participants create more powerful learning opportunities for youth. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 4/11 in Portland.

04/14/2017

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. 3/23 in Baker City and 4/14 in Albany.

04/14/2017

This interactive workshop introduces participants to the relationship ABC’s (Ask and Listen, Be involved, and Connect) as well as the concept of “focus." These elements help participants reconsider Homework Help as another opportunity to build relationships and nurture positive growth, beyond getting the work done. Presented by the Institute for Youth Success. 1/27 in Medford, 2/16 in Portland, 3/17 in Roseburg, 3/24 in Baker City, 4/14 in Albany.

04/14/2017

An opportunity for educators to learn about career and technical education programs at Linn-Benton Community College. Lunch is included.

04/19/2017

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. 1/19 in Baker City, 3/3 in Albany, 4/11 in Portland, 4/19 in Redmond.

04/19/2017

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. 3/10 in Astoria, 4/19 in Redmond, 4/21 in Baker City, 5/12 in Albany, 5/17 in Portland.

04/21/2017

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. 3/10 in Astoria, 4/19 in Redmond, 4/21 in Baker City, 5/12 in Albany, 5/17 in Portland.

04/21/2017

Are you providing young people with authentic, meaningful choices throughout your program? Does your program reflect the input of youth involved? Research shows that quality programs incorporate youth input at both activity and organizational levels. Led by the Institute for Youth Success. 3/10 in Astoria and 4/21 in Baker City.

05/12/2017

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. 3/10 in Astoria, 4/19 in Redmond, 4/21 in Baker City, 5/12 in Albany, 5/17 in Portland.

05/12/2017

Candidates should inspire students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn; have the respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues; play an active role in the community as well as in school; and be a poised and articulate representative of all Oregon classroom teachers.

05/17/2017

The Pacific Northwest Association for College Admission Counseling invites representatives from high schools, college admissions and community-based organization, and independent educational consultants for three days of networking and knowledge-sharing. Held in Boise.

05/18/2017

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. 3/10 in Astoria, 4/19 in Redmond, 4/21 in Baker City, 5/12 in Albany, 5/17 in Portland.

06/18/2017

Educators can tour 10 colleges and universities in western Washington from June 18 - 23, 2017. $400 for PNACAC members, $450 for non-members. Limited scholarships available.

07/08/2017

The American School Counselor Association conference will take place in Denver, July 8-11, 2017.

07/12/2017

The Office of Federal Student Aid will do a demo on setting up an FSA ID which is necessary to complete the FAFSA.

07/16/2017

The national convening of professionals, parents, students, policymakers, and community and business partners supporting GEAR UP programs and the students they serve nationwide. Held in San Francisco in 2017.

10/29/2017

GEAR UP West is a collaborative regional conference of college access practitioners from the western US. All those working to help low-income and underrepresented students prepare for and succeed in college are welcome to attend. Held in Portland, OR.

11/03/2017

A one-day conference for ASPIRE mentors and other college access professionals. Held in Eugene. $25 includes lunch and all materials.