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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

CFES Educators Share Blueprint for Building Exemplary Virtual Learning Schools

On the cutting edge of education technology, Beekmantown (NY) Superintendent Dan Mannix built a successful virtual learning model, capable of drawing near perfect attendance, that he talked about during a CFES Brilliant Pathways live webinar.
17-Aug-2020 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

TransPerfect Says School-Corporate Partnerships Just as Beneficial For Employees as Students During CFES Webinar

The positive impact of school-corporate partnerships on the college and career success of young people is immeasurable. Just as significant is the impact on the corporate culture of businesses like TransPerfect, according to the world’s largest...
29-Jun-2020 4:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Governor Pataki Shares Vision With Students For Overcoming COVID-19 Crisis, Tough Job Market

Few people have the experience of leading a country out of a crisis as significant as the COVID-19 pandemic. Gov. George Pataki, who was the governor of New York on September 11, is one of them. He shared his vision for how America can recover from...
1-Jun-2020 1:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Head of Talent Acquisition at Southwest Airlines Emphasizes Essential Skills Over Technical During CFES Brilliant Pathways Webinar

The Head of Talent Acquisition at Southwest Airlines offered some critical career advice to students participating in a CFES Brilliant Pathways Webinar on May 13 focused on Essential Skills: we hire for attitude first, skills second.
14-May-2020 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Lehigh’s Don Outing Shares College Retention Strategies Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

Drawing from his own experience as a first-generation college student and professor, Donald Outing, Vice President for Equity and Community, University Diversity and Inclusion Officer at Lehigh University, provided strategies for how students can...
24-Apr-2020 2:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

K-12 Schools Relying on Educational Non-Profits to Keep Students Engaged During COVID-19 Pandemic

As K-12 schools across the country struggle to adjust to a new paradigm of virtual learning, educational non-profits like CFES Brilliant Pathwaysare playing a key role in keeping students engaged and preparing them for college and careers.
6-Apr-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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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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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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