The Art of Advising introduces practical tools, strategies, and approaches for staff whose primary function is education and career advising. Content and activities focus on effective practices aligned with Indicator of Program Quality #7 (IPQ7).  IPQ7 addresses the equitable delivery of advising and support services to help students  identify and make progress towards educational and career goals.  While this offering is geared towards staff who are new to the education and career advisor role, it can also benefit experienced advisors seeking to refresh their knowledge and skills.


    This professional development activity/course is designed for:

  • Staff who are new to the role of education and career advising

To earn the Certificate of Completion, you must attend all four sessions and complete independent activities between sessions, totaling approximately three additional hours. The total number of PD hours is 11. 

PART I: Monday, 10/18/2021 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

PART 2: Wednesday, 10/20/2021 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

PART 3: Monday, 10/25/2021 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

PART 4: Friday, 10/29/2021 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NOTE: When registering for Part I (October 18), you will automatically be registered for all four parts. To register, use the “Register” tab at the top of the SABES Calendar.

For more information, contact Ruzica Banovic at ruzica_banovic@worlded.org.

    Learning Objectives

    Upon completion of this professional development activity/course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the responsibilities of the education and career advisor and consider factors such as student caseload, advisor FTE, and persistence data, in designing an advising program
  • Identify effective practices aligned with Indicator of Program Quality #7, and select resources that can be used to implement them
  • Describe the key components of Education and Career Planning and select tools that you can use to implement them
Presenter(s) / Facilitator(s)


10/18/2021 - 1:00 pm to 10/18/2021 - 3:00 pm
10/20/2021 - 1:00 pm to 10/20/2021 - 3:00 pm
10/25/2021 - 1:00 pm to 10/25/2021 - 3:00 pm
10/29/2021 - 1:00 pm to 10/29/2021 - 3:00 pm

United States

PD Center
SABES Program Support PD Center - Advising & Student Support Services
Topic Area
Career Pathways
Education and Career Planning
PDP Eligible