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Online Courses

COE is excited to announce that online courses for the general community are now available. Below are courses that will be each taught over a 10-day period. These topics were chosen based on the needs identified for new college access and success professionals. Cost is $500 for Institutional Members and $800 for Non-Members per course. Please note that registration closes one week prior to the start date and there is a $100 fee for cancellation. For further information, please contact Angelica Vialpando at (angelica.vialpando@coenet.org).

(December 3-12, 2018) Professional Ethics in an Access and Success Program. This course is designed to provide an overview of ethical issues in higher education. Participants will discover through workplace examples and program students how any dilemma or decision can be approached through an ethical framework. Participants will articulate and use individual ethical principles and relevant professional ethical standards to enhance personal and professional development.

Webinars

The Council for Opportunity in Education (COE) is exploring innovative and economical ways to bring professional development training to the comfort of your office. We have begun a series of trainings that involve participation through a combination of web-based presentations and conference calls called Webinars. These low-cost trainings (no travel, lodging, or meal costs) will enable program staff to receive high quality professional development and remain in their office to provide services to their participants with minimal interruption. Space is limited. Register early!

NOTE — For any webinars for which there is a cost, payment must be made by credit card. No purchase orders will be accepted, even if your registration is processed successfully.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 Student Support Services APR
Friday, October 5, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Part 1 — New UB & UBMS: Reviewing the 2017-2018 APRs
Monday, October 15, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Part 2 — New UB & UBMS: Reviewing the 2017-2018 APRs
Tuesday October 16, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 EOC APR
Wednesday, October 17, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 Talent Search APR
Thursday, October 18, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

COE-Sponsored Opportunities for TRIO Students in 2019
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
Free for Everyone!

Want your students to have access to leadership, study abroad, and Congressional internship opportunities? Did you know that COE supports specific programs for TRIO high school and college students as well as recent graduates? Join this free webinar to get the information you need about these opportunities — their costs, benefits, how to apply — to help your students gain these valuable experiences.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 (Continuing) UB & UBMS APRs
Thursday, November 1, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 VUB APR
Friday, November 2, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

Reviewing the 2017-2018 McNair APR
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. (ET)
$350.00 for Members, $700.00 for Non-Members

Presenters will review the upcoming APR step-by-step to help you understand the fields, what cannot be modified, and what data is needed for this program APR.

National Student Leadership Congress 2019 — Creating a Legacy of Leadership
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
3:00 p.m. (ET)
The National Student Leadership Congress is an intensive 6-day leadership experience in our nation's capital for first-generation high school students from TRIO programs across the United States and territories. The 30th Annual National Student Leadership Congress will be hosted at Georgetown University and will include: a Mock Congress Competition, Diversity and Inclusion Training, Interactive Learning Lab, Monument Tour, and a day on Capitol Hill. Join us for a webinar to get more information, learn about the registration process, get an insight into the tentative agenda, and the changes to this year’s Congress.

What the Midterm Elections Mean for TRIO Programs and Students
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
4:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. (ET)
Free for Everyone!

The 2018 midterm elections made history, not only for the record-setting voter turnout, but also for electing the most diverse Congress in the nation’s history. With more than 85 new legislators headed to Washington, D.C., and a new majority in control of the House of Representatives, it’s important to understand the implications of the midterm election results and to prepare for building new relationships, while strengthening others. This webinar will analyze the election results through a TRIO-lens and also provide concrete steps that TRIO advocates can take to assure that their programs and students’ interests will be well represented in the next session of Congress.

Onboard

Hit the Ground RunningCouncil for Opportunity in Education's Orientation and Professional Development Program for College Access and Success Professionals

New to college access and success? Or, do you need a refresher? COE's Onboarding Orientation and Professional Development is designed to bring you quickly up to speed with three modes of learning. First, a one-on-one conversation with a supervisor identifies pressing professional development needs. Second, an on-site, in-person workshop affords the opportunity to connect to leader experts from other programs. Finally, the online learning modules enable practitioners to review the history, resources, regulations and effective strategies to do their job competently and successfully.