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NYC Education Leaders Share Best Practices For Increasing College & Career Readiness at Harvard Club Event

“Our college and career readiness results far exceed our comparison group and the borough as a whole,” said Jon Daly, Principal at the Bronx’s Eximius College Preparatory Academy at a principals’ reception at the Harvard Club on February 7.
17-Feb-2020 11:20 AM EST Add to Favorites

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CFES Brilliant Pathways Kicks Off Nationwide Effort to Train 5,000 College and Career Advisors to Increase Student Success

Leaders in higher education, business and K-12 education shared the latest research and best practices with 50 individuals from New York and Vermont as part of a national effort by CFES Brilliant Pathways to train 5,000 College and Career Readiness...
27-Jan-2020 5:35 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Mentoring Madness Impacts Record 3,000 Students Across Adirondacks

The largest single-day mentoring event in the history of the Adirondacks saw over 100 volunteers from area colleges, hospitals, businesses and law enforcement travel to schools to share their own stories and offer career advice to thousands of young...
21-Jan-2020 6:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

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A Strategy to Help Solve the College Conundrum

While young people today need college more than ever, college attendance across the country has dropped in each of the last nine years. As enrollment declines threaten the survival of more than a third of our nation’s colleges, and as communities...
18-Dec-2019 3:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Educators From New York and Florida Honored for Work Preparing Students for College and Careers

Rachael Charron of Crown Point Central School (NY) and Haley Shaffer of Booker Middle School in Sarasota received the Mario Peña award given annually to exceptional educators who develop and expand school-college collaborations that increase...
8-Nov-2019 12:40 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Addition of College and Career Readiness Advisors Expected to Offset National Counselor-Student ratio of 455-to-1.

Educators from across the country left the CFES Brilliant Pathways National Conference invigorated by the announcement that newly trained College and Career Readiness Advisors will play a major role in helping increase postsecondary success and help...
5-Nov-2019 2:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Sen. Sanders Lauds New Partnership Focused on Increasing College and Career Readiness

Four Vermont schools have joined CFES Brilliant Pathways’ growing network of programs across the US and Ireland in support of students becoming college and career ready. The addition of the Vermont schools supports a statewide initiative known as...
30-Oct-2019 3:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Answer to Rural Woes Is Far More than Broadband

In recent weeks, presidential candidates pledged billions of dollars to bring broadband and internet access to rural America. That’s a good start, but the issue that the candidates need to address goes far beyond technology. It’s troubling that...
18-Oct-2019 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Miami Dolphins Head Coach Brian Flores Offers Lessons of Leadership to College and Career Advisors

During a time when effective leadership is needed more than ever, Miami Dolphins Head Coach Brian Flores showed exactly what that looks like during a 30-minute webinar hosted by CFES Brilliant Pathways.
24-Mar-2020 4:05 PM EDT

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