There are lots of resources out there to support students with disabilities. In this webinar, we help you sort through some of the most helpful ones. These resources are meant to help ease postsecondary planning and career exploration and include a module in the Texas OnCourse Academy that’s filled with awesome information on how to best advise this student population.
Topics: Webinar, Educators, Students and Families, High School, Diversity and Inclusion, Special Populations
In our bonus webinar for August 2020, we covered Navigating Social Justice Issues in College and Career Advising. Recent civic action and racial injustices will undoubtedly impact your counseling, advising, and teaching practices as you move into the 2020–2021 school year. We know it’s important to serve as a resource and provide a network for you.
Topics: College Planning, Educators, Distance Counseling and Learning, Diversity and Inclusion
Providing equitable education and advising for students in the age of virtual learning is more important now than ever.
Topics: Professional Development, Distance Counseling and Learning, Diversity and Inclusion, Curriculum Resources
Trabian Shorters, best-selling author, social entrepreneur, and leading authority on diversity and inclusion, has been working for years to help foundations and nonprofits change the stories they tell about the communities they support. Many philanthropic organizations start with the challenge or the problem first – “tales of deficit and despair,” as Shorters describes. But this sort of approach stigmatizes communities, contributes to further stereotyping, and can often make change seem impossible.
Topics: Professional Development, Administrators, Distance Counseling and Learning, Diversity and Inclusion