Perkins as a Required Partner webinar
This webinar discussed the role of Perkins as one of the sixteen required partner for the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). During the webinar the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) and the Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS) discussed the responsibilities that come along with that role, the importance of connecting with fellow required partners, and the impact it has on your programs. Exemplary programs also shared their successes and what they have learned.
Nontraditional Support webinar series
This two-part webinar series will introduce nontraditional occupations (NTO) and pay special attention to how NTO is changing as a result of Perkins Reauthorization. Individuals will have the opportunity to hear from programs throughout the state and the innovative ways they are reaching, supporting, and transitioning NTO students.
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM CST
You can register for part 1 of the webinar at the following link:
Nontraditional Support Part 1 Registration
Thu, Nov 29, 2018
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM CST
You can register for part 2 of the webinar at the following link:
Nontraditional Support Part 2 Registration
Stakeholder Engagement workshop
These regional professional development opportunities aim to provide participants with useful tools for involving for involving key stakeholders in regards to Perkins and WIOA. The important benefits of stakeholder engagement will also be addressed. Two events will be held at different locations across the state.
December 4, 2018: Moraine Valley Community College
December 6, 2018: Crowne Plaza, Springfield
Professional Development Network: The Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS), in partnership with the ICCB, has established the Illinois Professional Development Network. This network aims to develop an ongoing professional development platform for community college CTE administrators, coordinators, and faculty. The intent is to ensure that community college career and technical programs continue to focus effectively on student outcomes, strengthen the connections between secondary and postsecondary education, and improve program accountability. Below is a list of upcoming professional development.
For more information about what professional development is available in your region, visit the ICSPS website or contact Aime’e LaFollette Julian, Ph.D, at 309/438-5122 or email@example.com.