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Reviewer Webinar

The following is an archived version of the webinar provided to RFP reviewers:  FY18 Adult Education and Family Literacy Reviewer Meeting – Invitation ONLY  

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Career Pathways Definition from WIOA

Below is the full definition of a Career Pathway, taken directly from WIOA Sec. 3 (Def. 7) CAREER PATHWAY.—The term ‘‘career pathway’’ means a combination of rigorous and high-quality education, training, and other services that— (A) aligns with the skill needs of industries in the economy of the State or regional economy involved; (B) prepares… Continue Reading

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Advocacy for Students with Autism Workshop

The Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support (ICSPS) is excited to host Milt Wright and Richard Pimentel in an engaging day discussing advocacy.  The goal of the day is to provide participants with ideas to help students with autism spectrum disorder (ASD): discover their own value as individuals, embrace positive lessons that their impairments have… Continue Reading

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Illinois Essential Employability Skills Framework

The Illinois Essential Employability Skills Framework is designed to define and clarify the essential employability skills and provide a standard for the state. Essential employability skills are those general skills that are required to be successful in all sectors of the labor market and are separate from the technical skills attained in career pathways or… Continue Reading

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Technology Resources for Special Learning Needs in the Adult Education Classroom

This webinar was delivered in order to help education professionals discover a variety of technology resources and ways to incorporate them into your adult education classrooms. There was be an emphasis on special learning needs application although the technology resources and classroom applications will be appropriate for ESL, ABE, and ASE students. The presenters provided… Continue Reading

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ICSPS Spring Events 2017

ICSPS has created a document to market upcoming events.  An archived version of the flier with information about the spring events can be found below: ICSPS Spring Events Document

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Civil Rights Top 10 Documents

ICSPS has developed this series of documents to provide information on key elements of Civil Rights compliance standards.  Each document has a number of facts related to an important requirement of civil rights legislation and points you in the direction of resources related to that topic.  The documents can be found below: Top Ten Things… Continue Reading

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Dual Credit Webinar

During this webinar the ICCB CTE team provided an update on the regulations for Dual Credit in Illinois.  The webinar also included a presentation from The Webinar was originally held on  May 9, 2017 at 10:00 AM. An archived version of the webinar  and the webinar resources can be found below: Dual Credit Update Webinar ICCB Presentation Slideshow… Continue Reading

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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. The Summit was held on May 23, 2017  at… 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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