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Registration

Most workshops begin at 9 a.m. and end at noon.

All Local Workshops

Southwestern States
State City Date Time Location iCal Register
Arkansas Fayetteville Sep 11 9:00 a.m. University of Arkansas Fayetteville Download an iCal file for Sep 11 9:00 a.m. workshop in Fayetteville Register for Sep 11 9:00 a.m. workshop in Fayetteville
Arkansas Little Rock Sep 10 9:00 a.m. University of Arkansas at Little Rock Download an iCal file for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Little Rock Register for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Little Rock
New Mexico Albuquerque Sep 29 9:00 a.m. Albuquerque Public Schools Download an iCal file for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Albuquerque Register for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Albuquerque
Oklahoma Oklahoma City Sep 24 9:00 a.m. Oklahoma City Community College Download an iCal file for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Oklahoma City Register for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Oklahoma City
Oklahoma Tulsa Sep 3 9:00 a.m. University of Tulsa Download an iCal file for Sep 03 9:00 a.m. workshop in Tulsa Register for Sep 03 9:00 a.m. workshop in Tulsa
Texas Abilene Sep 17 9:00 a.m. Abilene Christian University Download an iCal file for Sep 17 9:00 a.m. workshop in Abilene Register for Sep 17 9:00 a.m. workshop in Abilene
Texas Amarillo Sep 22 9:00 a.m. Region 16 Education Service Center Download an iCal file for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in Amarillo Register for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in Amarillo
Texas Austin Sep 1 9:00 a.m. University of Texas at Austin Download an iCal file for Sep 01 9:00 a.m. workshop in Austin Register for Sep 01 9:00 a.m. workshop in Austin
Texas Beaumont Sep 23 9:00 a.m. Lamar University Download an iCal file for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Beaumont Register for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Beaumont
Texas Brownsville Sep 8 1:00 p.m. University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - Brownsville Download an iCal file for Sep 08 1:00 p.m. workshop in Brownsville Register for Sep 08 1:00 p.m. workshop in Brownsville
Texas College Station Sep 17 9:00 a.m. Texas A&M University Download an iCal file for Sep 17 9:00 a.m. workshop in College Station Register for Sep 17 9:00 a.m. workshop in College Station
Texas Corpus Christi Sep 24 9:00 a.m. Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi Download an iCal file for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Corpus Christi Register for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Corpus Christi
Texas Dallas Sep 3 9:00 a.m. Southern Methodist University Download an iCal file for Sep 03 9:00 a.m. workshop in Dallas Register for Sep 03 9:00 a.m. workshop in Dallas
Texas Denton Sep 10 9:00 a.m. University of North Texas Download an iCal file for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Denton Register for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Denton
Texas Edinburg Sep 17 1:00 p.m. University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - Edinburg Download an iCal file for Sep 17 1:00 p.m. workshop in Edinburg Register for Sep 17 1:00 p.m. workshop in Edinburg
Texas El Paso Sep 15 9:00 a.m. University of Texas at El Paso Download an iCal file for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in El Paso Register for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in El Paso
Texas Fort Worth Sep 16 9:00 a.m. Texas Christian University Download an iCal file for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Fort Worth Register for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Fort Worth
Texas Houston Sep 15 9:00 a.m. Lone Star College - North Harris Campus Download an iCal file for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston Register for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston
Texas Houston Sep 22 9:00 a.m. University of Houston - Main Campus Download an iCal file for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston Register for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston
Texas Houston Sep 23 9:00 a.m. Region 4 Education Service Center Download an iCal file for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston Register for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Houston
Texas Laredo Sep 15 9:00 a.m. Texas A&M International University Download an iCal file for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in Laredo Register for Sep 15 9:00 a.m. workshop in Laredo
Texas Lubbock Sep 29 9:00 a.m. Texas Tech University Download an iCal file for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Lubbock Register for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Lubbock
Texas Nacogdoches Sep 29 9:00 a.m. Stephen F. Austin University Download an iCal file for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Nacogdoches Register for Sep 29 9:00 a.m. workshop in Nacogdoches
Texas Odessa Sep 23 9:00 a.m. University of Texas of the Permian Basin Download an iCal file for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Odessa Register for Sep 23 9:00 a.m. workshop in Odessa
Texas Richardson Sep 2 9:00 a.m. The University of Texas at Dallas Download an iCal file for Sep 02 9:00 a.m. workshop in Richardson Register for Sep 02 9:00 a.m. workshop in Richardson
Texas San Angelo Sep 9 9:00 a.m. Region 15 Education Service Center Download an iCal file for Sep 09 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Angelo Register for Sep 09 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Angelo
Texas San Antonio Sep 2 9:00 a.m. University of Texas San Antonio (Downtown) Download an iCal file for Sep 02 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Antonio Register for Sep 02 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Antonio
Texas San Antonio Sep 22 9:00 a.m. Texas A&M University - San Antonio Download an iCal file for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Antonio Register for Sep 22 9:00 a.m. workshop in San Antonio
Texas Texarkana Sep 10 9:00 a.m. TAMU - Texarkana Download an iCal file for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Texarkana Register for Sep 10 9:00 a.m. workshop in Texarkana
Texas Tyler Sep 16 9:00 a.m. University of Texas at Tyler Download an iCal file for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Tyler Register for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Tyler
Texas Waco Sep 24 9:00 a.m. Baylor University Download an iCal file for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Waco Register for Sep 24 9:00 a.m. workshop in Waco
Texas Wichita Falls Sep 16 9:00 a.m. Midwestern State University Download an iCal file for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Wichita Falls Register for Sep 16 9:00 a.m. workshop in Wichita Falls

Online Workshops

With the help of expert educational professionals, we are hosting a series of webinars that provide counselors with timely and pertinent information on how to support students’ college readiness and future aspirations.

This series also is a prime source to get updates and information on the SAT Suite of Assessments and the Official SAT Practice.

EARN CONTINUATION EDUCATION CREDIT (CEU) AS YOU INCREASE YOUR SKILLS

The College Board has been approved as an authorized provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET), and will offer IACET CEUs for its online professional webinars. To receive CEU credit each webinar participant must complete the webinar registration, attend the entire event for which they registered and show mastery of the online session’s learning outcomes.

All online workshop times are EDT/EST.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: The PSAT/NMSQT Expanding Opportunities for Students Apr 16 2:00 p.m. Through a clear focus on the skills and knowledge that matter most for college readiness and success, the redesigned PSAT/NMSQT includes expanded benefits for all students. Participants will learn about the system including assessment overview, value and benefits for students. Download an iCal file for Apr 16 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Apr 16 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments : Khan Academy Practice Resources for All Students May 19 2:00 p.m. Introduce the new platform and related practice resources available. Download an iCal file for May 19 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for May 19 2:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates

Hear about critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015-2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
College Board Updates (Experienced Counselors) Sep 10 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for experienced counselors are one hour in length. Download an iCal file for Sep 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates (Newer Counselors: Two years or less) Sep 16 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for newer counselors are 90 minutes in length. Download an iCal file for Sep 16 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 16 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates (Experienced Counselors) Sep 17 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for experienced counselors are one hour in length. Download an iCal file for Sep 17 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 17 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates (Experienced Counselors) Sep 24 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for experienced counselors are one hour in length. Download an iCal file for Sep 24 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 24 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates (Newer Counselors: Two years or less) Sep 29 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for newer counselors are 90 minutes in length. Download an iCal file for Sep 29 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 29 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Board Updates (Experienced Counselors) Oct 6 1:00 p.m. This presentation will provide critical updates on College Board programs (such as PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, AP, etc) for the 2015–2016 school year. Each of the updates is identical in content. The sessions for experienced counselors are one hour in length. Download an iCal file for Oct 06 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 6 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments

Ensure that your students' assessment experience connects to their college and career readiness by learning about the College Board Readiness and Success System, the SAT® Suite of Assessments, and Official SAT Practice.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: Welcome Back! Navigating the SAT and the PSAT/NMSQT Summer Mailings Aug 12 1:00 p.m. Join us for a back-to-school review of summer mailing materials and important information to help you implement the SAT Suite of Assessments, including the administration of  PSAT™ 8/9 and PSAT/NMSQT. Download an iCal file for Aug 12 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Aug 12 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: New Official SAT Practice Tools on KhanAcademy.org Sep 21 1:00 p.m. Learn about the free resources and additional features now available to all students through Khan Academy® SAT Practice Program. These elements have been designed with a student-centric philosophy and extensively tested to ensure the practice program provides an engaging and exciting experience. Download an iCal file for Sep 21 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 21 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: Advising the Class of 2017 Oct 5 1:00 p.m. The first administration of the redesigned SAT is March 2016. This webinar will help counselors answer critical questions from parents and students and provide information and updates regarding scores, reporting, and higher education policies. Download an iCal file for Oct 05 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 5 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments — PSAT/NMSQT Score Report Preview Nov 10 1:00 p.m. For the first time, all scores from the SAT Suite of Assessments will be on the same scoring scale to provide students and educators with enhanced information to track growth and target areas in need of improvement. Learn about expanded features of the PSAT/NMSQT score report, including the new online reporting system for students and K–12 institutions. Download an iCal file for Nov 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Nov 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: Helping Counselors Get the Most from the Khan Academy Official SAT Practice Program Dec 3 1:00 p.m. Now that students have taken the PSAT/NMSQT, join the experts to learn about dynamic, interactive tools and resources that support and reinforce great classroom instruction. This session may also be helpful for counselors whose students have taken PSAT 8/9. Download an iCal file for Dec 03 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Dec 3 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: Connecting the PSAT/NMSQT to College Planning and Practice Resources Jan 6 1:00 p.m. New and innovative elements of the student reporting portal are outlined. Learn how students will receive their results from PSAT 8/9, PSAT™ 10 and PSAT/NMSQT and SAT, as well as connect to practice and college and career planning resources.   Download an iCal file for Jan 06 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jan 6 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselors and the Redesigned Assessments: SAT Registration, Fee Waivers, and Best Practices for the Counselor Registration Report Feb 3 1:00 p.m. The first administration of the redesigned SAT is around the corner. Counselors have important questions about the upcoming changes from students, families, and colleagues. Learn about registration guidelines, fee waivers, and the SAT registration report to support your efforts for all students. Download an iCal file for Feb 03 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Feb 3 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Academic Success

Develop insights on programs that provide and promote students' academic success that ensures access to a variety of college and career options.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
Creating a Middle to High School Transition Program Jul 23 1:00 p.m. Without the proper preparation, the transition from middle to high school could be a difficult experience for students. Join us to learn how to create a transition program that will provide middle school students with ongoing exposure to experiences that will promote college and career readiness at the high school level. By applying specific strategies and using these tools and resources, you will be able to enhance your own academic planning to meet specific college and career goals of your students, encourage students to maximize their high school experience through involvement in extracurricular and enrichment activities, and nurture the aspirations of your students to apply to college. Download an iCal file for Jul 23 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jul 23 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Navigating the NCAA Eligibility Center’s High School Portal Nov 17 Noon Gain an in-depth knowledge of the tools and resources in the high school portal in order to help you assist your students and parents on their journey to NCAA initial eligibility. Download an iCal file for Nov 17 Noon online workshop Register for Nov 17 Noon online workshop
Using AP Potential™ to Assist in Academic Planning and Student Course Selection Jan 28 Noon As the season approaches for students to select courses for next year, see how AP Potential can help students, counselors, and teachers in course planning. Download an iCal file for Jan 28 Noon online workshop Register for Jan 28 Noon online workshop
Planning for Your Students with Disabilities: Five Things to Do for Spring Feb 10 1:00 p.m. This webinar will provide a review of the important steps to take now for your students with disabilities in grades 8–12. Planning for the SAT® and AP® Exam spring administrations, as well at fall 2016 assessments, will ensure a smooth process for everyone. The presentation will cover highlights of the appropriate documentation and important deadlines.  Download an iCal file for Feb 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Feb 10 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Integrating AP Courses into CTE Programs of Study Apr 5 2:00 p.m. Research undertaken by the National Association of State Directors of Career Technical Education Consortium and the College Board suggests Career and Technical Information (CTE) students benefit from AP course work. In this session, learn to develop strategies for matching existing AP courses with CTE program offerings, draft a set of guidelines for enrolling CTE students in relevant AP courses, and evaluate the availability of CLEP® assessments. Download an iCal file for Apr 05 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Apr 5 2:00 p.m. online workshop
College Exploration

Discover early and ongoing strategies to help students make informed decisions when selecting a college and major.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
The College Board and Roadtrip Nation Presents, Why Not Us? Oct 27 1:00 p.m. In March of 2014, the College Board partnered with Roadtrip Nation to produce Why Not Us? – a documentary where four first-generation students from diverse backgrounds travel across the country in an RV and interview leaders who were also the first to go to college in their respective families. In this session, learn how the journey of four outstanding first-generation students takes education out of classrooms and into the real world, providing invaluable lessons along the way. Explore and apply ways to integrate the Roadtrip Nation’s interview and the interactive, project-based curriculum for middle school, high school, and college students into your college and career counseling program.   Download an iCal file for Oct 27 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 27 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Readiness: Exploring Minority-Serving Institutions Jan 21 2:00 p.m. There are many HBCU’s, HSI’s, AANAPISI’s, and tribal colleges and universities throughout the United States. Hear from about the benefits and opportunities that these schools can provide both academically and socially. Gain useful information to assist your students in finding the best college that fits their needs. Be in the know about minority-serving institutions as a viable college option for your students. Download an iCal file for Jan 21 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jan 21 2:00 p.m. online workshop
College Awareness for Middle School Counselors May 26 2:00 p.m. What is the role of the middle school counselor in early college awareness? Learn how to create opportunities to deepen the knowledge and skills necessary for academic planning and goal setting. Discover a variety of ways to integrate strategies, tools, and resources that promote academic planning, college exploration, and college financial planning into your middle school program.  Download an iCal file for May 26 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for May 26 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Undergraduate College Career Centers Jun 7 1:00 p.m. It is important to provide students with early and ongoing exposure to experiences and information necessary to make informed decisions about selecting a college and career. Undergraduate college career centers should be part of that college journey. Learn about college career resources that can help a college graduate’s entry into the real world be a smooth one. Download an iCal file for Jun 07 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jun 7 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Admission and Transition

Gain new perspectives of the many facets of the college admission process and proven strategies for successful student transition to post-secondary education.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
The College Application Process: Quality Over Quantity Sep 9 3:00 p.m. More and more students each year are increasing their application submissions. Is this improving their chances of admission? Gain insight and perspective from current research. A panel of college admission officers discuss how they select undergraduate students and what really matters to colleges.   Download an iCal file for Sep 09 3:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 9 3:00 p.m. online workshop
Fee Waiver 101 (PSAT/NMSQT, SAT, College Application) Sep 22 2:00 p.m. Comprehensive review of the College Board program fee waivers that are available to assist students, along with techniques for effective use of the waivers. Download an iCal file for Sep 22 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 22 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Letters of Recommendation: Effective Strategies for Selective College Admission Oct 8 2:00 p.m. Tips for crafting a powerful letter of recommendation, as well as examining strategies to assist your students in selective college admission. Download an iCal file for Oct 08 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 8 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Preparing Students for the College Application Essay Oct 13 4:00 p.m. A powerful, well-written essay can tip the balance for student applicants. Learn about tools and resources that can support your seniors in writing their college application essay. Download an iCal file for Oct 13 4:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 13 4:00 p.m. online workshop
The Common Application Oct 22 2:00 p.m. One in three high school graduates across United States will use the Common Application to apply to college. Learn how to apply strategies and use tools that can assist your students and their families in successfully completing the admission process using the Common Application. Download an iCal file for Oct 22 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 22 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Understanding Community College Opportunities and Strategies for Student Transition and Success Nov 12 3:00 p.m. This session will provide an overview of the opportunities afforded by community college attendance — including career/technical and transfer pathways — and will offer specific strategies to help counselors support student transition and success. Download an iCal file for Nov 12 3:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Nov 12 3:00 p.m. online workshop
Assisting Undocumented/DACA Students Mar 10 Noon Resources and tools for assisting undocumented/Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) students navigate the college application and financial aid process. Download an iCal file for Mar 10 Noon online workshop Register for Mar 10 Noon online workshop
Avoiding Summer Melt May 17 1:00 p.m. Avoid summer melt by preparing your recent graduates for a successful transition from high school to college from a district, school, and community partnership approach. Download an iCal file for May 17 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for May 17 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Financial Planning

Explore information and innovative practices to guide students and families in understanding college costs and the financial aid process.

Workshop Date Time Description iCal Register
The 2016-17 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE® Oct 14 2:00 p.m. Join us to learn about what is new and what is most important for you to know in order to help your students complete their PROFILE applications. Download an iCal file for Oct 14 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Oct 14 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Financial Literacy: Concepts and Resources to Help Families Make the Best Financial Decisions Nov 18 1:00 p.m. As students tackle the topic of how to pay for college, now is a critical opportunity to increase financial capability for students and their families. This session on financial literacy will address important financial concepts students should know and resources to help them make better decisions, especially when it comes to financing their education. Download an iCal file for Nov 18 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Nov 18 1:00 p.m. online workshop
Searching for Scholarships Nov 19 1:00 p.m. For most families financial aid is the key component in determining college planning and selection. With state and institutional financial aid often falling short of costs, and scholarship opportunities becoming more competitive, families need as much information and as many opportunities as possible to fund their child’s college education. This webinar will provide counselors with information and available tools to help them assist their students and families in taking advantage of untapped resources.   Download an iCal file for Nov 19 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Nov 19 1:00 p.m. online workshop
What’s New with FAFSA Dec 2 1:00 p.m. Hear about the most important updates to the FAFSA from a representative of the Department of Education. Information and suggestions for working with your students and their parents during the financial aid process will be shared. Download an iCal file for Dec 02 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Dec 2 1:00 p.m. online workshop
College Goal Sunday and FAFSA Completion Resources Dec 15 1:00 p.m. The National College Access Network and USA Funds announced last spring that NCAN will assume leadership of College Goal Sunday, a nationwide program that helps college-bound students and their families complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Learn more about the new vision for College Goal Sunday and the trainings, ready to use tools and resources available to ensure that students file a FAFSA each year.   Download an iCal file for Dec 15 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Dec 15 1:00 p.m. online workshop
The 2016-17 CSS/Financial Aid PROFILE Jan 12 1:00 p.m. Please join us as we share important information to help you assist students with everything from completing the application to submitting tax documents as required by their colleges. Download an iCal file for Jan 12 1:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jan 12 1:00 p.m. online workshop
How to Help Low-Income Students Manage College Costs Jan 19 2:00 p.m. This webinar will highlight the difficulties that some low-income families may encounter when applying for aid, and educate counselors on what institutions consider when distributing aid. The goal is to inform counselors with the financial aid information they need to know and can use, but in a way that will enable them to gain understanding and eliminate confusion. Topics will include the real cost of attendance and what a financial aid package includes. Download an iCal file for Jan 19 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Jan 19 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Financial Aid for Middle-Income Families Mar 1 3:00 p.m. Middle income families often find that they have a financial aid gap in their award letters and have difficulty understanding how institutional policies relate to determining aid. This webinar will provide counselors with information they can share with their families and supply tips for guiding families through what can be a confusing process. Topics will include questions on financial aid applications and how the information is used, what the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is and what it is not, and factors to consider when borrowing for education. Download an iCal file for Mar 01 3:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Mar 1 3:00 p.m. online workshop
Counselor Leadership

Enhance your comprehensive school counseling program by effectively using data and other resources to advance student college and career readiness.

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Becoming a Data Expert and Change Agent for Your School Aug 25 2:00 p.m. Learn to become a strong school counselor leader in your school. This webinar will highlight national and state-level educational landscape data sources. Participants will then learn how to use these data sources to develop concrete strategies to focus students’ college and career readiness in their school. Download an iCal file for Aug 25 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Aug 25 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Reinvigorate Your College Counseling Program Sep 3 5:00 p.m. In a recent report by Gallup, only half of students surveyed reported that they were engaged in school and had not mentally checked out. Students’ engagement and motivation is essential to their education. Learn innovative ways to incorporate the College Board’s free digital tools and resources to spice up your program.  Download an iCal file for Sep 03 5:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Sep 3 5:00 p.m. online workshop
Building Your Leadership Skills Feb 17 2:00 p.m. A panel of American School Counselor Association (ASCA) of the Year and RAMP school counselors discuss their leadership style and the spheres of influence that promote student achievement and success. Learn how you can use your leadership skills to influence policies and decisions that impact student outcomes for college readiness at the school and district level. Download an iCal file for Feb 17 2:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Feb 17 2:00 p.m. online workshop
Successful Principal–Counselor Teams Apr 28 3:00 p.m. Review the research, get some tools, and learn practical examples of how effective collaboration can lead to success for all students from a panel of successful principal–counselor teams.  Download an iCal file for Apr 28 3:00 p.m. online workshop Register for Apr 28 3:00 p.m. online workshop