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College/Career Indicator (CCI)
Learn how ALL students can meet half of the PREPARED indicators after one semester of their freshmen year!

Presenter: Mike Vogenthaler, Director, College and Career Initiatives at Kern County Superintendent of Schools


Join the Get Focused...Stay Focused!® (GFSF) team to learn what the California School Dashboard College/Career Indicator is, and how ALL students in your school can meet the Prepared level before leaving high school.

You’ll explore how ALL your freshmen can:
  • Earn dual enrollment credit, thereby meeting a half of a CCI Prepared level requirement.
  • Discover the value of education to their future happiness and life satisfaction.

Upon completing this dual credit course, all students will have a meaningful, online 10-year education, career, and life plan that:

  • Promotes high school and college completion as students explore who they are, what they want, and how they get there and take ownership of their futures.
  • Provides a foundation for building supportive relationships with teachers, counselors, mentors, employers, and friends, which is vital to success in their decade of transition.

California a-g approved, this course provides a rewarding teaching experience as you witness the growth in intrinsic motivation your students will demonstrate.

November 29, 2018 - 10:30 AM PST
Register Now!   •    Invite a Colleague

College/Career Indicator (CCI)
Learn how ALL students can meet half of the PREPARED indicators after one semester of their freshmen year!

Presenter: Mike Vogenthaler, Director, College and Career Initiatives at Kern County Superintendent of Schools


Join the Get Focused...Stay Focused!® (GFSF) team to learn what the California School Dashboard College/Career Indicator is, and how ALL students in your school can meet the Prepared level before leaving high school.

You’ll explore how ALL your freshmen can:
  • Earn dual enrollment credit, thereby meeting a half of a CCI Prepared level requirement.
  • Discover the value of education to their future happiness and life satisfaction.

Upon completing this dual credit course, all students will have a meaningful, online 10-year education, career, and life plan that:

  • Promotes high school and college completion as students explore who they are, what they want, and how they get there and take ownership of their futures.
  • Provides a foundation for building supportive relationships with teachers, counselors, mentors, employers, and friends, which is vital to success in their decade of transition.

California a-g approved, this course provides a rewarding teaching experience as you witness the growth in intrinsic motivation your students will demonstrate.

December 12, 2018 - 10:30 AM PST
Register Now!   •    Invite a Colleague

 
Introductory Webinars (materials included)

College Implementation: How to teach a College 2 or 3 unit course using the Career Choices and Changes curriculum

Using the Career Choices and Changes curriculum and My10yearPlan.com®: Tips and strategies for classroom success for course instructors.

by author Mindy Bingham

In this 90 minute overview workshop you'll discover:

  • A proven model, ensuring your students have a meaningful online 10-year career and education plan
  • Innovative teaching strategies that create engaged learners
  • Digital management tools to streamline your efforts – from planning to delivery to assessment
  • Strategies to deliver this course in either a traditional, hybrid, or distance learning format


Registration fee of $69.00 includes 1 book from the award-winning Career Choices series
December 04, 2018 - 10:00 AM PST/ 1:00 PM EST
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Start-up Strategies for Implementing a Freshman Transition Course that Works

This 90-minute overview explores how to launch a freshman course that builds the intrinsic motivation to succeed in ALL students with a 10-year Skills-based Education Plan.

Not just theory but practical and proven programs! Learn how to launch a freshman course that will:

  • Raise high school graduation and college completion rates
  • Increase the intrinsic motivation to succeed academically
  • Assure ALL students are college and career ready

Registration fee of $69 includes 1 book from the award-winning Career Choices series. To ensure that participants have their webinar materials in time, registration closes 1 week before the online event.

December 05, 2018 - 10:00 AM PST
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Start-up Strategies for Implementing the Middle School Bridge Course

Because research now points to career exploration in middle school as key to long-range student success, the new middle school bridge program introduces a comprehensive quarter, semester, or year-long course that provides the structure and support necessary at this critical transition for early adolescents.

During this introductory 90-minute session, participants will be introduced to the new Building a Bridge to Your Future student workbook and instructors guide, along with classroom strategies that prepare students to engage in a career-exploration and career-planning process, while at the same time practicing the social and emotional skills required to be successful in high school.

Registration fee of $69 includes 2 books from the award-winning Career Choices series.

  • Building a Bridge to Your Future
  • Instructors Guide for the Middle School Course Building a Bridge to Your Future
  • To ensure that participants have their webinar materials in time, registration closes 1 week before the online event.

December 14, 2018 - 9:00 AM PST
The registration cutoff date has passed. Contact Academic Innovations at (800) 967-8016 if you have questions.
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