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CFES Brilliant Pathways to Offer $1.5 Million College Readiness Program to 20 Schools in Northern New York, Vermont at No Cost to Schools

It’s well known that low-income urban students who want to attend college face significant hurdles. But rural students go to college and remain there at even lower rates than their urban counterparts. A new initiative, the North Country...
23-Apr-2021 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Corporate Employees Learn New Strategies for Helping Youth While Building Workforce of Tomorrow at CFES Brilliant Pathways Training

Corporations concerned with cultivating and recruiting the workforce of tomorrow due to the dramatic effects of COVID-19 on America’s youth are turning to CFES Brilliant Pathways for answers.
2-Apr-2021 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New Book Charts Rural America's Pathways to College and Career

More than thirty years ago, college admissions expert Rick Dalton founded the nonprofit CFES Brilliant Pathways to train and become college- and career-ready. Little did he know at the time that a pandemic would blow open an opportunity gap that...
24-Feb-2021 9:50 AM EST Add to Favorites

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College and Career Readiness Trainings For Parents Proving Critical to Keeping Children's Postsecondary Dreams Alive

Osiris Dominguez has dedicated her life to helping her four children succeed. She reads the latest information on college and career readiness and how best to support her children’s postsecondary dreams. But she worries about other parents in her...
1-Feb-2021 5:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

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ABC News Anchor Kicks Off CFES Brilliant Pathways Conference by Challenging Students Not to Let COVID-19 Derail Their Dreams

Legendary ABC News Anchor John Quiñones kicked off the 2020 CFES Brilliant Pathways Conference by challenging the thousands of students watching virtually not to let obstacles caused by the COVID-19 pandemic prevent them from realizing their...
28-Oct-2020 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Leaders in Education, Business and Government Join Forces to Solve Critical Issues Facing Young People at CFES Global Conference

COVID-19 and social unrest across the globe have changed our world forever. The CFES Brilliant Pathways Global Conferenceon October 27-29, will explore implication of this disruption and how we can ensure that our children succeed in education and...
22-Oct-2020 6:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CFES Brilliant Pathways Partners with Colgate-Palmolive to Mentor Over 1,200 Students on College and Career Readiness

CFES Brilliant Pathways and Colgate-Palmolive joined forces on September 30 for a day of e-mentoring over 1,200 students in 16 schools across New York and Florida with a focus on college and career readiness.
1-Oct-2020 3:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Virtual CFES Workshop Trains College and Career Advisors

ESSEX, NY – In seven virtual sessions taught by national education experts, global non-profit CFES Brilliant Pathways is equipping advisors with the latest strategies to reach underserved students through College and Career Readiness (CCR) Advisor...
25-Aug-2020 10:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Helios Foundation President Says Equal Access to High Quality Education Will Close Achievement Gap

Providing all students with a high quality education, regardless of their circumstances, will help close the achievement gap and benefit all of society, said Paul Luna, President and CEO of Helios Education Foundation, at the CFES Brilliant Pathways...
29-Oct-2020 12:25 PM EDT

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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Every student deserves a chance to forge their own route to a bright future – no matter where they’re from, or what resources are available to them. For 26 years, we’ve worked side-by-side with schools, colleges and businesses to help students find their own brilliant pathways by becoming college and career ready.


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