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Planning For Veterans’ Success: The Degree Map As An Advising Solution, Tracey M. Richardson, Jason M. Ruckert, James W. Marion Jr Oct 2015

Planning For Veterans’ Success: The Degree Map As An Advising Solution, Tracey M. Richardson, Jason M. Ruckert, James W. Marion Jr

Tracey M Richardson

Due to the expected influx of veterans attending college, it is critical that higher education not only be cognizant of the projected growth but also take a proactive stand and properly plan for these students’ success. Academic planning begins with advising professionals developing open communications and becoming equipped to guide veteran students through the matriculation process. Veteran students often have difficulty interpreting university scheduling and frequently have access to only a limited advising staff for course selection information, which may prompt some to not persist in an online degree program. This study’s findings suggest the degree map is a ...


Undocumented Students: Who Are They? And What Can I Do?, Merchel Menefield, Victor Ruiz Dec 2012

Undocumented Students: Who Are They? And What Can I Do?, Merchel Menefield, Victor Ruiz

Ohio College Access Network

Many educators are trying to figure out how to assist undocumented students. This presentation helps identify issues that others are facing with this group of students and some approaches that can be used to better serve this population. This Power Point presentation accompanied the breakout session by the same title at the 2012 OCAN Conference.


The Journey To Becoming A College And Career Ready School, Sarah Lopienski, Pamela Noeth Dec 2012

The Journey To Becoming A College And Career Ready School, Sarah Lopienski, Pamela Noeth

Ohio College Access Network

All school districts, regardless of geography or demographics, are faced with the need to adapt education to meet the needs of the rapidly-changing global economy. In order to fully understand such challenges and needs, schools must focus on defining an overall vision of college-and career-readiness. This session discussed the different aspects of building a college and career ready culture in your school and district. 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 ...


Ncaa Nontraditional Courses Nov 2012

Ncaa Nontraditional Courses

Ohio College Access Network

This document accompanies the webinar "Advising the Prospective College Student Athlete" held in November, 2012.


Ncaa Class Of 2016 Rule Changes Nov 2012

Ncaa Class Of 2016 Rule Changes

Ohio College Access Network

This document accompanies the webinar "Advising the Prospective College Student Athlete" held in November 2012.


Advising The Prospective College Student Athlete Webinar Power Point Slides Nov 2012

Advising The Prospective College Student Athlete Webinar Power Point Slides

Ohio College Access Network

This Power Point presentation accompanies the recorded webinar "Advising the Prospective College Student Athlete" held on November 26, 2012. For the most current, up-to-date information, visit www.freerecruitingwebinar.org for recorded webinars directed to both students/parents and staff/faculty.


Corecourse Gpa Demo Sheet Nov 2012

Corecourse Gpa Demo Sheet

Ohio College Access Network

This document accompanies the webinar "Advising the Prospective College Student Athlete" provided in November 2012 by FreeRecruitingWebinar.org.


The Journey To Becoming A College And Career Ready School, Sarah Lopienski, Pamela Noeth Aug 2012

The Journey To Becoming A College And Career Ready School, Sarah Lopienski, Pamela Noeth

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Assisting Students In The College Experience: Multiple Dimensions Of Identity, Charlie Runyan, Blossom Barrett Jun 2012

Assisting Students In The College Experience: Multiple Dimensions Of Identity, Charlie Runyan, Blossom Barrett

Ohio College Access Network

The learning outcomes for this presentation are as follows: *Reconceptualize identity development to be more inclusive of differences within and across identity categories such as race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, class, ability and religion. *Learn strategies to enhance the quality of the learning environment within *Explore with colleagues the way in which we can effectively create or build multiracial/multiple identity communities while also supporting students individually. *Learn methods to integrate research, practice, self reflection and professional development to best serve students and our profession.


Sample Evaluation Document For Parents Provided By Esperanza- Effectively Engaging Parents In The College-Going Process, Ohio College Access Network Feb 2012

Sample Evaluation Document For Parents Provided By Esperanza- Effectively Engaging Parents In The College-Going Process, Ohio College Access Network

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Effectively Engaging Parents In The College-Going Process, Victor Ruiz, Zulayka Ruiz Feb 2012

Effectively Engaging Parents In The College-Going Process, Victor Ruiz, Zulayka Ruiz

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


“Hot Topics” Summary Of Responses From Act Conference Counselor Roundtable Session, Linda Knicely Jan 2012

“Hot Topics” Summary Of Responses From Act Conference Counselor Roundtable Session, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

At the Counselor Roundtable Session, held on Tuesday, January 24th at the Columbus Renaissance Hotel, attendees were presented, in no particular order, with a list of ten “Hot Topics” to discuss. In the interest of time, attendees voted for the five topics they were most interested in discussing and those are listed below the master list, in order of interest level. Each topic was discussed for only 10 minutes with participants suggesting strategies/solutions. When possible, the person providing the idea/resource is listed by name and school.


Resources And Tools For Helping Undocumented Students Access College, April Bell Jan 2012

Resources And Tools For Helping Undocumented Students Access College, April Bell

Ohio College Access Network

This document provides links for scholarships and other financial resources and tools to help undocumented students access post-secondary education.


Resources To Support Academic And Career Planning For Students, Carolyn George Dec 2011

Resources To Support Academic And Career Planning For Students, Carolyn George

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.


Hot Topics In College Counseling Sep 2011

Hot Topics In College Counseling

Ohio College Access Network

This document provides an outline to Hot Topics in College Counseling that were discussed after the Welcome and Opening Remarks with the attendees at the Fall 2011 OACAC Articulation Workshops.


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.


Educational Service Center Of Central Ohio - Dual Enrollment Courses: Policy/Procedures, Key Topics Aug 2011

Educational Service Center Of Central Ohio - Dual Enrollment Courses: Policy/Procedures, Key Topics

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


School Counselor Resources, Linda Knicely Aug 2011

School Counselor Resources, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

This is a 60 page set of various documents to assist the school counselor/access advisor in their varied college advising responsibilities. They range widely in nature.


Jumpstart Your College Career: Bellefontaine High School's Dual Enrollment Program, Bonnie Versele Aug 2011

Jumpstart Your College Career: Bellefontaine High School's Dual Enrollment Program, Bonnie Versele

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.


Individual Academic And Career Plan (Iacp) Implementation Guide Jan 2011

Individual Academic And Career Plan (Iacp) Implementation Guide

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Ocis And Iacp Informational Brochure Jan 2011

Ocis And Iacp Informational Brochure

Ohio College Access Network

No abstract provided.


Senior Plans Data Sheet, Linda Knicely Jan 2011

Senior Plans Data Sheet, Linda Knicely

Ohio College Access Network

This document serves as a tool for conducting initial interviews with seniors in the fall. It collects information about their future plans and current progress toward them.