This offering is a facilitated regional sharing and learning group for new and experienced advisors. Agenda topics are selected based on the interests and needs of attendees and emerging issues in the field, and they are posted two weeks before the meeting.
This advisor sharing group meeting is open to those working in the Boston region.
- Both new and experienced advisors. Instructors who play a role in education and career planning are also welcome to attend to share and learn about best practices and resources
This professional development activity/course is designed for:
This meeting is for ABE and ESOL Advisors from the Boston area. We will meet to share strategies, challenges, and successes. Our discussion will focus on the key issues that everybody brings. In addition we will have Jennifer Lavin, who is a program Manager at the Department of Unemployment Assistance. She will give us an overview of the Department of Unemployment Assistance (DUA) and Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (PUA) programs and will answer questions about Unemployment Insurance, who is eligible for these programs and any other questions you may have. We invite advisors to come and bring information about classes or future events in their programs.
We will be meeting via Zoom, and Ruzica Banovic will send you information and the link for joining online a few days prior to the meeting.