Monthly Archives: January 2017

Special Populations Summit

The Special Populations Summit is an opportunity for Career and Technical Education professionals to learn about the innovative initiatives and activities that have been developed through the FY17 Special Populations Support Grant. The Summit will also feature national resources related to serving special populations and resources. Time and Location: May 23, 2017     10:00am – 2:00pm… Continue Reading

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Perkins Administrator Meeting

The Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) and the Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS) would like to thank those of you who attended the Perkins Administrator Meeting on March 23rd. At this meeting we explored the new Uniform Grant Guidance, EDGAR, the Perkins legislation and WIOA’s impact on CTE with our guest speaker Michael… Continue Reading

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ICCB Perkins Online Data System (PODS) Workshop

This workshop will provide information about definitions of the Perkins Core Indicators and will assist participants in understanding the path from student enrollment to Core Indicator achievement. Through examination of local data, participants will have the opportunity to practice applying that knowledge to their college, so that they can plan to maximize student success and… Continue Reading

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Effective Strategies for Team Teachers

Join this panel discussion in which experienced team teachers will share their experiences and answer your questions. The discussion will cover topics that can assist in the implementation of a team teaching model or be used to help you overcome difficulties you have encountered in your ICAPS program. In this webinar we will also share… Continue Reading

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Building Capacity of Existing ICAPS Programs

Join a forum for discussion with existing ICAPS programs addressing pressing employment/training needs in your region, considerations for expanding capacity of your program, creative programming ideas, and how to do fully serve students within our fiscal climate. April 20    10:00 AM – 11:00 AM Registration can be found at the following link: Registration Page

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Tips for Successful Development and Delivery of an ICAPS Support Course

Join a panel of experienced ICAPS teams to learn the what an ICAPS Support Course is, the purpose, the components of the course, and the outcomes. Hear what went well for these veteran programs, what they learned through practice, and what tools are available for your use. The webinar was held on April 13, 10:00… Continue Reading

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Developing an ICAPS Program Using the Process Checklist for IET Models

This session was designed for programs beginning to create an integrated program or those wanting to increase their knowledge of IET. During the webinar a panel of experienced ICAPS teams walked through the steps to develop a successful Integrated Education Program.  The webinar also introduced a new Process Checklist to guide you from concept to… Continue Reading

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Career Navigator Online Resources

In this webinar we walked through online resources for Career Navigators available at icapsillinois.com. We  provided examples of material for career/transition plans, college success course development, the screening and selection process, marketing, orientation, and other essential elements of an ICAPS program. Additionally, we shared information on the iLearn system. The webinar was originally held on… Continue Reading

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PODS Data and Accountability Webinar

PODS Data and Accountability Webinar There will be two identical webinars  presented by the Research and Policy Studies department from the Illinois Community College Board. This webinar will provide an overview of the Perkins Online Data System (PODS) examining the CTE Performance Data. Participants will be provided a step-by-step approach to complete Perkins Plan Form… Continue Reading

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