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Monthly Archives: June 2013

Curriculum Alignment: Bridging the Gap

Building capacity to better understand the Illinois Learning Standards in English Language Arts and Mathematics (Common Core State Standards) and how to align secondary and postsecondary expectations. Supplemental Material: September 11 Agenda September 11 Presentation May 3 Agenda May 3 Presentation Answer Key to the Scavenger Hunter PARCC Policy ELA Standards ELA Appendix A ELA… Continue Reading

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FY14 Postsecondary Perkins Guidelines Webinar

This informal Webinar provided information specific to the expectations and forms associated with the upcoming grant plan submission. ICCB compiled a list of questions from those meetings as posed by those in attendance. A webinar was conducted on April 23rd to provide further clarification on the questions posed and answer any additional questions related to… Continue Reading

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FY13 Micromessaging/New Look/i-GO Event

This event focused on diversity in career technical education. This workshop has practical information to help make your classroom and campus more welcoming to underrepresented populations and especially students studying for nontraditional occupations. Nationally-acclaimed speakers Courtney Reed Jenkins and Debjani Biswas, will engage the audience with activities from the National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity’s… Continue Reading

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FY13 Dual Credit Symposia

The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) in cooperation with the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) is hosting a series of dual credit symposia across the State. The first half of the symposium will provide participants with fundamental knowledge and understanding of dual credit program requirements in Illinois. A basic overview of Dual Credit,… Continue Reading

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Academic Department Review: Leveraging a College Process to Implement POS and PTR

College of Lake County has developed a comprehensive system that allows academic and CTE departments to engage in meaningful program review. This includes an online environment that is available to all faculty and staff, tools that extend the review over a multi-year period, and action plans that support program assessment and budget processes. New components… Continue Reading

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FY13 New Look Informational Webinar PowerPoint Presentation

This presentation, which was given on August 23, 2012, provides information vital to applying for the FY13 New Look Project. Application and project resources are available through this PowerPoint. Supplemental Material: FY13 New Look Project Webinar PowerPoint

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FY13 Transitions Academy

The Illinois Community College Board and the Pathways to Careers Network hosted the 2012 Transitions Academy Launch on July 31, 2012.  The purpose of this afternoon inservice was to increase awareness of the expanding partnership between Adult Education and Career and Technical Education as it relates to the ICAPS model, Accelerating Opportunities, Illinois Bridge programs,… Continue Reading

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Career Development in the Adult Education Classroom – Supporting Teachers

Learn ways that directors, career navigators, or others in supportive roles promote career awareness and career development in conjunction with teachers in the classroom. No matter what level of students you have at your program, integrating career awareness and career development into every component of their educational process enhances retention, motivation, and transitions students towards… Continue Reading

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Career Development in the Adult Education Classroom

No matter what level of students you are teaching, integrating career awareness and career development into every day lessons enhances retention, motivation, and transitions students towards independence. Listed below are links to lessons from adult education teachers in Illinois. Try integrating career development and see the positive results for your students, for your classroom, and… Continue Reading

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