5 Key Components for Summer Bridge Programs

Venue: Online Webcast

Location: Denver, Colorado, United States

Event Date/Time: Oct 25, 2012 End Date/Time: Oct 25, 2012
Early Registration Date: Oct 16, 2012
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Description

Join us online to learn how your institution can take a 360-degree approach to summer bridge programs and at-risk student success by focusing energy and resources on 5 key areas. Our instructors will showcase the SOAR program at University of Central Florida, a summer bridge program that boasts student retention rates of 90 percent and includes the following:

* Leadership development
* Community-building
* Mentoring
* Student success strategies course
* Academic courses with support

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This program is about preparing incoming academically at-risk students. This webcast is right for you if you are considering or just starting a summer bridge program for academically at-risk students or if your current summer bridge program does not already include leadership development, community-building, mentoring, a student success strategies course, and academic courses with support. Some of those who will specifically benefit include:

* New summer bridge program directors
* Retention specialists
* TRIO and Title III grant program coordinators

WHAT YOU WILL GET

As part of your registration fee for this webcast, you will receive the following resources:

* A checklist you can use to audit your current summer bridge program
* A list of suggested leadership and study skills textbooks
* A bibliography of readings on summer bridge programs

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Venue

4601 DTC Blvd.
Denver
Colorado
United States
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