Date Name Description
10/17/2018

This webinar will examine the challenges faced by disadvantaged college bound students, explore the barriers and successes counselors and college access professionals share when working together, and show how these professionals can support each other to create a comprehensive school counseling program. 

10/17/2018

Learn from ACT about measuring the progress of all students toward college readiness and career readiness and recognizing the importance of nonacademic behaviors alongside an individual’s academic skills.

10/24/2018

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, 10/24-26. Applications due 10/15.

10/24/2018

Helping guidance counselors, STEM, CTE and math and science educators, administrators and workforce development professionals help students understand and access apprenticeships. Held in Portland.

11/03/2018

A conference to support program directors and front line staff to continually improve and and innovate within their afterschool and summer programs. $99. Held at Chemeketa Community College in Salem.

11/06/2018

Learn specific ways to help familes approach how to interpret, share, and translate information from tools like financial aid award letters, the College Scorecard, and net price calculators, and how to help them navigate the financial aid application process, even if they are selected for verification.

11/09/2018

A one-day conference for ASPIRE mentors and other college access professionals. Held in McMinnville.

11/12/2018

Share and discuss the partnerships, policies and programs that are breaking down traditional notions of when and where learning occurs. Held in Kansas City over three days.

11/12/2018

Free two-day professional development events designed to support the growing network of professionals who are implementing personalized digital learning. Held in Portland on 11/12-13 as well as other locations across the U.S. at other times.

11/13/2018

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and get ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school.

11/14/2018

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and get ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school.

11/27/2018

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and get ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school.

11/28/2018

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and get ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school.

12/04/2018

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. Held in Portland.

12/06/2018

Discover how ACT data and insights help inform student preparation. Walk through score reports and get ideas, actions, and resources to use in your school.

12/10/2018

An intensive two-day Poverty Institute that provides a grounded understanding of poverty. Participants will learn to communicate more effectively with those living in poverty; use role play, activities, modeling and dialogue to understand and practice the core concepts; and come away with concrete strategies and materials. Held in Portland.

12/12/2018

An intensive two-day Coaching Institute; participants will learn how to serve as onsite experts for educating colleagues, providing leadership for eliminating barriers, and developing systemwide approaches for improving outcomes for families and individuals. Participants will get trained to conduct Poverty Competency Assessments and assist their organizations in developing and implementing customized action plans with measurable results and receive a variety of tools and materials. Held in Portland.

01/17/2019

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. Held in Portland.

01/24/2019

Professional development for educators and paraprofessionals as well as resources for parents covering a broad range of topics including college and career readiness. Held in Grand Ronde over 3 days.

01/30/2019

Bringing students, educators, industry professionals, and community members together to shape the future of Career Technical Education. Held February 1-2 in Salem.