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Education, Nonprofit & Business Leaders Gather to Chart College and Career Readiness in Uncertain Times

CFES Brilliant Pathways' 32nd annual conference titled "Accelerating Change: New Frontiers in College and Career Readiness" focused on helping underserved students thrive in higher education and discover rewarding careers.
8-Nov-2023 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Accelerating Change in Education it the Focus of CFES Conference

CFES Brilliant Pathways will hold its 32nd annual national conference in Burlington, Vt. at the waterfront Hilton, Nov. 6-7, which this year will focus on growing trends affecting education and the workplace.
11-Oct-2023 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Many pathways lead to success, Colgate Cares Day speakers tell CFES Brilliant Pathways students

Colgate Cares Day speakers share their pathways with CFES Brilliant Pathways students
27-Sep-2023 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New initiatives respond to trends in youth behavior

CFES professionals gathered at planning retreat last week to discuss new strategies needed to keep up with post-pandemic changes to continue to prepare students for education and the workplace.
5-Sep-2023 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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CFES Brilliant Pathways Announces 37 Schools of Distinction Across the U.S. and Ireland

37 schools from across the U.S and Ireland recognized as 2022-2023 Schools of Distinction (SOD) for exemplary efforts in helping students become college and career ready.
21-Aug-2023 10:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Addressing the Covid-Induced Crisis in K-12 Education

COVID-19 wreaked havoc on K-12 and postsecondary education across the U.S. Test scores in foundational subject areas such as reading and math fell to their lowest levels in decades, absenteeism worsened, and students were more likely to drop out of...
9-Jun-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Schools Across North Country Seeing Early Impact of Federal Grant Awarded to CFES Brilliant Pathways

The CFES North Country Rural Postsecondary and Economic Development (RPED) program is improving rates of college and career training enrollment, persistence, and completion with a goal of moving 4,000 graduates into high-wage, in-demand regional...
15-Feb-2023 12:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

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CFES Scholars Work Alongside Professors, Cadets from U.S. Military Academy at West Point STEM Day

Students from across the Adirondacks took advantage of a rare opportunity to work alongside professors and cadets from West Point as part of an innovative partnership between CFES Brilliant Pathways and the U.S. Military Academy.
9-Dec-2022 1:40 PM EST 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.


Kelsey Sloper
Director of Executive Services