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Nontraditional Career Preparation: Root Causes and Strategies

This tool summaries research-based root causes and strategies for recruiting and retaining students into nontraditional career preparation. An additional two page condensed chart can also be accessed.   Nontraditional Career Preparation: Root Causes and Strategies Nontraditional Career Preparation: Condensed chart    

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Improving Outcomes for Nontraditional Occupations

Participants were provided with an overview of the nontraditional occupations, including the benefits to the individual and the workplace. During the workshop, participants created an enhanced plan for improving their college’s achievement of Perkins Nontraditional Core Indicators. Participants worked from their college’s Perkins Core Indicator data, examined their Perkins Plan for Nontraditional Occupations (Element 5)… Continue Reading

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Taking the Road Less Traveled: Educator’s Toolkit to Prepare Students for Nontraditional Careers

This tool kit has been created for educators to easily work through four specific areas dealing with students in nontraditional careers. Taking the Road Less Traveled CIMC – Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center

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Supporting Nontraditional Learners for Success Brochure

This brochure is designed to help professionals work effectively with individuals pursuing non-traditional occupations. Supplemental Material: Supporting NTO Learners for Success Brochure Activities for Professional Development Effective Practices Resources Miscellaneous Information

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CIP Codes: Nontraditional Careers by Career Cluster

Crosswalk from the 2010 CIP Codes Supplemental Material: Female Postsecondary Nontraditional Careers by Career Cluster Male Postsecondary Nontraditional Careers by Career Cluster STEM Nontraditional Careers by Career Cluster NAPE: Nontraditional Occupations Crosswalk Illinois Community College Board Postsecondary Perkins Online Data System (PODS) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data Systems Illinois Pathways

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Special Populations Symposium

Special Populations is a key component of Perkins V. The Special Populations Symposium is an opportunity for Career and Technical Education professionals to learn about the Perkins V Special Populations, and the innovative initiatives and activities that have been developed through the Leadership Grant Package – Supporting Students and Special Populations option. The Symposium featured… Continue Reading

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Career and Technical Education Counseling Academy

The Career and Technical Education (CTE) Counselors  Academy provides professional development to support understanding of the opportunities within CTE, the importance of nontraditional occupations, and strategies to support special populations for counselors and administrators in the secondary system.  The resources within are drawn from professional development events, webinars, and resources created to support the CTE… Continue Reading

Special Populations Academy

The Special Populations Academy provided an opportunity for Career and Technical Education professionals to learn about the innovative initiatives and activities that have been developed through the FY18 Special Populations Support Grant. The academy featured a national equity expert and highlighted national resources related to serving students entering in to nontraditional occupations and included presentations… Continue Reading

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Academic Advising and Counseling Workshop

This professional development opportunity aims to bridge the gap between high school counselors and community college CTE (Career and Technical Education) programs. Participants will engage in discussions about debunking myths regarding counselors and CTE and will learn how to build and maintain effective partnerships between the secondary and postsecondary systems. Join state leadership to learn… Continue Reading

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Special Populations Recruitment and Retention Super Strategies Documents

ICSPS has produced a series of documents to summarize evidence based strategies for supporting special population students during the recruitment and retention processes. The documents can be found below: Supporting Students With Limited English Proficiency – Recruitment and Retention Supporting Students With Disabilities – Recruitment and Retention Supporting Single Parents and Displaced Homemakers – Recruitment… Continue Reading

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