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Civil Rights Review Facilities Training

The Civil Rights Review process is part of the ICCB’s proactive effort to help colleges increase the accessibility of their campuses and programs and promote an atmosphere of diversity and inclusion. This training session focuses on the facilities inspection component of the civil rights review process and will include discussions of the background on the… Continue Reading

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Perkins Administrator Cohort Meeting

The Illinois Community College Board Career and Technical Education team and the Illinois Center for Specialized Professional Support  hosted a Perkins Administrator Cohort meeting on February 27, 2018. The meeting commenced with an overview of the newly released fiscal year 2019 Postsecondary Perkins Plan Guidelines where staff learned about the upcoming grant process, requirements, and… Continue Reading

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Exploring Curriculum Integration

This webinar presented an overview of what curriculum integration looks like by assessing the difference between integration and contextualization, presenting examples of integration, and providing integrative learning strategies. Resources presented in the webinar can be found below: Curriculum Integration in CTE Facilitating Student Learning Through Contextualization General Education Design Principles 2 How We Integrate on… Continue Reading

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Adult Education Strategic Plan Information Meetings

Adult Education Strategic Plan Feedback Process Illinois Adult Education Draft Strategic Plan is available for review, comment or feedback at: or on the ICCB website at . The Illinois Community College Board welcomes any written comments or feedback on the strategic plan, specifically the four goals and objectives. Please submit comments to  The deadline for written comment… Continue Reading

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ICAPS Logic Model Follow Up Webinar

This webinar provided a follow up to the Logic Model Presentation at the FY 18 Transitions Academy.   The Archived Webinar can be found below: Archived ICAPS Logic Model Follow Up Webinar

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Permissible Uses of Perkins Funds Webinar and Guidance

This webinar will served as a refresher on guidance and requirements related to the uses of funds for the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education and Improvement Act of 2006. The webinar discussed required use of funds, permissible use of funds, explanations of basic cost principles, and provided an opportunity to ask questions. Additionally,… Continue Reading

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Dodging the Cookie-cutter System – Helping Students Design an Individualized Plan Webinar

How do you encourage students to view their High School Equivalency as a stepping-stone rather than a final goal? How do we help students see the benefits of a degree, a trade, or a vocational certificate? And, when the cookie-cutter system does not work for all, how do you customize an individual plan for each… Continue Reading

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Transitions Academy FY18

Thank you for attending the Transitions Academy 2017.   The Transitions Academy was held on November 8 – 9, 2017 at the Thelma Keller Convention Center in Effingham, Illinois.  For your convenience we have archived presentation material from the Transitions Academy for your continued access. The Transitions Academy is designed to assist colleges and partnerships working… Continue Reading

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Team Teaching Menu of Resources

  ICAPS/AO programs are required to have a 50% overlap within Team Teaching.  The following resources are designed to assist programs develop, strengthen and improve their Team Teachers. In Illinois, Career & Technical Education (CTE) instructors lead the content/industry instruction with an infusion of basic skills instruction by the Adult Education (AE) instructor. Team teaching… Continue Reading

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Career Navigator Menu of Resources

Experienced Career Navigators Answer Your Questions Webinar Successful ICAPS Programs Answer Your Questions! – Webinar Collection of Best Practices from Experienced Illinois Programs Career/Transitions Plan Checklists College Success Courses Integrating Career Development at All Levels Marketing Materials Orientation Partnerships Materials (introductory materials, agreements, meeting agendas, sustaining materials, etc.) Resource Lists by Industry Screening and Selection… Continue Reading

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