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Ocan/United Way Career & College Collaboration Workshop Transitioning From Summer To School Year And Back Again Ppt Presentation, Erica Cherup Jun 2013

Ocan/United Way Career & College Collaboration Workshop Transitioning From Summer To School Year And Back Again Ppt Presentation, Erica Cherup

Ohio College Access Network

This PPT was presented at the OCAN/United Way Career and College Collaboration Workshop in June 2013 and focuses on Summer Reading/Learning Loss.


Student Transition Programming, Linda Knicely, Kim Ebbrecht, Sarah Collins, Jim Collins Apr 2013

Student Transition Programming, Linda Knicely, Kim Ebbrecht, Sarah Collins, Jim Collins

Ohio College Access Network

ALL students, but especially those with obstacles to overcome in their lives, benefit from being connected to school and community resources that can help ensure a smooth and successful transition from one educational environment to the next. This PPT accompanied a webinar by the same title held in April 2013 and included research-proven best practices about student transition programming. Three panelists also shared the successful Elementary to Middle School; Middle School to High School; and High School to Higher Education programs that they have developed and implemented within a variety of settings, both urban and rural.


Parent Engagement Strategies, Lynda Snyder Feb 2013

Parent Engagement Strategies, Lynda Snyder

Ohio College Access Network

We understand how important the role of parents and other significant adults can be in nurturing college and career goals and aspirations in youth. Research shows that beginning early is crucial to these efforts. There is tremendous potential in these partnerships, but there are also challenges that require creative approaches to involving families in our outreach activities. This Power Point presentation accompanies the uploaded recorded webinar by the same name. Opportunities and challenges and discussed and explored and best practices and practical examples will be shared.


Building College Aspiration In The Elementary And Middle Grades Jan 2013

Building College Aspiration In The Elementary And Middle Grades

Ohio College Access Network

This Power Point presentation accompanies the live PD event (and concurrent webinar) held on Jan. 11th at the downtown public library for professionals advocating for students in grades K-9. It includes an introduction and overview as well as strategies and best practices shared by school counselors currently working with students in those grades.


Brief History And Overview Of Community Colleges, Michael Snyder Dec 2012

Brief History And Overview Of Community Colleges, Michael Snyder

Ohio College Access Network

This session will review the change in philosophy of higher education in the United States from being available only to those that could afford college to the open access and success agenda of today. The influence of the Land Grant colleges and now the community colleges to fulfill this philosophy will be presented. The session will end with a discussion of the challenges facing community colleges as they attempt to serve the U.S. today.


Amplifying The Message About College And Career Readiness, Linda Knicely Dec 2012

Amplifying The Message About College And Career Readiness, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

This session takes an intentional look at how we bridge the divide between PD and reality and discusses innovative methods for delivering the college and career readiness message, including counselor- and teacher-taught CCR classes, counselor-access professional partnerships, and CCR promoted within an advisory model. Six panelists currently working in the field share their diverse perspectives. This Power Point presentation accompanied the breakout session by the same title at the 2012 OCAN Conference.


Trio Works: Turning Roadblocks Into Opportunities, Gary Williams Dec 2012

Trio Works: Turning Roadblocks Into Opportunities, Gary Williams

Ohio College Access Network

College degree attainment is vital in today's world. During a time when the U.S. trails in college degree attainment, it is imperative for school districts, higher education institutions, educational agencies and families to be aware of programs that work. This panel will discuss TRiO programs, who they are and how they help students from sixth grade through graduate school to earn the degree(s) they seek. The panel discusses the need for collaboration with other access and success programs and consists of experts who have more than 20 years' experience working with low-income, first generation, disabled and veteran ...


Championing The Champions, Linda Knicely Dec 2012

Championing The Champions, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

The word "champion" is both a noun and an action verb . . . we both are and we do. This moderated panel of representatives from the statewide organizations and offices that support the work of school counselors, access and success advisors, and admissions and financial aid professionals (a.k.a. some of the "champions" of college and career readiness for Ohio's youth) provides perspectives on the current challenges, initiatives, trends, and opportunities that inhibit or support our collective ability to "champion" and advocate for students' and families' futures in our professional work. This Power Point presentation accompanied the breakout session by ...


College Planning Online Tools And Resources Power Point Presentation, Linda Knicely Nov 2012

College Planning Online Tools And Resources Power Point Presentation, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

With the advent of the Internet, the options for accessing online advice, information, and other resources now seem almost endless and to the novice (and even the advanced, at times) user, can be overwhelming. This Power Point accompanies the linked webinar of the same name and provides thoroughly vetted online tools, websites, and search engines that you should know about to share with and effectively advise your students and their parents. Included is a Naviance tutorial and tour of the Ohio Board of Regents OhioMeansSuccess site as well as many others. The Power Point can be edited and adapted to ...


Financial Aid 101: The Basics Webinar Power Point Slides, Marion Meadows Nov 2012

Financial Aid 101: The Basics Webinar Power Point Slides, Marion Meadows

Ohio College Access Network

Designed for the novice, this presentation provides a broad overview of the college financial aid process. It looks at the various funding opportunities for students to pay for college and builds understanding of what a financial aid package includes. Differences in aid from various types of colleges is also explored.


College Entrance Exams (Act/Sat) 101 Power Point Presentation, Linda Knicely Oct 2012

College Entrance Exams (Act/Sat) 101 Power Point Presentation, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

Everything you ever wanted to know about the ACT and the SAT - what are they, how are they different, when should students take them, how do they register, get fee waivers, what do colleges do with the information etc. This Power Point presentation accompanies a recorded webinar by the same title. The link to that webinar is also available for download within the OCAN Resource Bank.


Creating College And Career Ready School Climates: An Analogy Of Olympic Proportions!, Linda Knicely Aug 2012

Creating College And Career Ready School Climates: An Analogy Of Olympic Proportions!, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

Using the high interest level of the Olympics as a theme, this Power Point begins with uncaptioned photographs representing different sports and scenes from the Olympics. Audience members are asked to talk in small groups and then share out about different ways that scene might be related to college and career readiness. When sharing out is completed with the last slide, the slides are repeated a second time, this time on auto-timer and with a caption that tells a story. A third transition, brings up one of the slides (providing students with the equipment) to segue into a training exercise.


Osca-Nosca College And Career Readiness Counseling Workshop "Next Steps" Webinar Presentation Slides, Linda Knicely, April Bell May 2012

Osca-Nosca College And Career Readiness Counseling Workshop "Next Steps" Webinar Presentation Slides, Linda Knicely, April Bell

Ohio College Access Network

This Power Point presentation accompanies the webinar that was conducted for attendees of the OSCA-NOSCA Workshops in the Winter/Spring of 2012 to provide an opportunity for further discussion of how the Eight Components and Parent/Family/Community Partnership materials that were received can be utilized to transform counseling practice and create a college-going culture in one's school/district/community. It provided time to share best practices, ask questions and share concerns and in general, more fully reflect on and digest the many topics that were introduced at the workshop.


College Funding: The Donor's Perspective Apr 2012

College Funding: The Donor's Perspective

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


The Kresge Foundation Challenge, Donnell Mersereau Dec 2011

The Kresge Foundation Challenge, Donnell Mersereau

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Advancement Via Individual Determination (Avid)... The Road To College: Our Journey Together, Lee Felts Dec 2011

Advancement Via Individual Determination (Avid)... The Road To College: Our Journey Together, Lee Felts

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Partnering For College Success: A Story Of Students And Their Mentors, Emily Nemeth Dec 2011

Partnering For College Success: A Story Of Students And Their Mentors, Emily Nemeth

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


College Access 101, Tina Milano Dec 2011

College Access 101, Tina Milano

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Leading Regional Collaboration To Increase Postsecondary Attainment, Ann Womer Benjamin, Shawn Brown Dec 2011

Leading Regional Collaboration To Increase Postsecondary Attainment, Ann Womer Benjamin, Shawn Brown

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Knowhow2go! Online Resources To Support Students Dec 2011

Knowhow2go! Online Resources To Support Students

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Solving The Funding Equation Using Higher Education Ida's, Felicia Mitchell Dec 2011

Solving The Funding Equation Using Higher Education Ida's, Felicia Mitchell

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Dual Class Enrollment Partnerships In Central Ohio Quality Standards Aug 2011

Dual Class Enrollment Partnerships In Central Ohio Quality Standards

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Dual Credit Partnership: The Fairless/Stark State Model For Success, Adele Gelb Aug 2011

Dual Credit Partnership: The Fairless/Stark State Model For Success, Adele Gelb

Ohio College Access Network

This Powerpoint presentation details a dual enrollment partnership in Stark County, Ohio. The purpose was to begin the process of sharing information about the seventeen dual credit programs across Stark County; to create an awareness of the range and scope of dual credit; to identify opportunities and innovations that other districts are implementing; and to network and problem-solve by learning from other districts’ experiences.


College Access And Student Attainment, Adele Gelb Aug 2011

College Access And Student Attainment, Adele Gelb

Ohio College Access Network

This Powerpoint presentation accompanied a session at the August 2011 OCAN Advisor Training that focused on the gains produced by the Stark Education Partnership. It includes ongoing efforts, particularly in the field of dual enrollment.


Stark Educational Partnership: Significant Educational Progress, Adele Gelb Aug 2011

Stark Educational Partnership: Significant Educational Progress, Adele Gelb

Ohio College Access Network

This brochure accompanies the August 2011 OCAN Advisor Training session on dual enrollment presented by the Stark Education Partnership staff.


Solving The Partnership Equation: Creating Effective School And College Access Program Partnerships, Amy Wade, Nicol Kuhl Aug 2011

Solving The Partnership Equation: Creating Effective School And College Access Program Partnerships, Amy Wade, Nicol Kuhl

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Dual Class Enrollment-An Overview For High School Administrators And Teachers Aug 2011

Dual Class Enrollment-An Overview For High School Administrators And Teachers

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Annual Review Of Social Partnerships Issue 6, Maria May Seitanidi May 2011

Annual Review Of Social Partnerships Issue 6, Maria May Seitanidi

Maria May Seitanidi

This is the 6th Issue of the Annual Review of Social Partnerships previously known as the NPO-BUS Partnerships Bulletin.


Tips And Techniques For A Successful Partnership, Andrea Tracy Jan 2011

Tips And Techniques For A Successful Partnership, Andrea Tracy

Ohio College Access Network

This Powerpoint presentation accompanies the Webinar (also linked) provided by Andrea Tracy of LEAF. The focus is on establishing and maintaining effectively relationships between college access advisors and school counselors within the school setting.


Access Programs Relationship Assessment Tool Jan 2011

Access Programs Relationship Assessment Tool

Ohio College Access Network

This document may serve as an assessment tool for access organizations looking to maximize their effectiveness within a school/district/community.