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 Northeast 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:
Advisors in the world of Adult Education play a pivotal role in supporting the learners in their respective programs, set goals, address barriers to participation, connect to community resources, prepare for postsecondary education, training or the workforce. Nowadays, advisors are facing numerous challenges that hinder their ability to successfully navigate systems on behalf of their learners such as difficulty in accessing mental health services, affordable housing, and employment for undocumented learners.
During this in person sharing group, we will be holding an open conversation to discuss challenges, opportunities, available resources and self-care. We look forward to seeing you all!
Note: Jane Brandt (firstname.lastname@example.org) will confirm your registration and send you the link to join the session several days prior to the event.
Lawrence Public Schools, Adult Learning Center
255 Essex Street
Lawrence, MA 01841