The Center for Social Service Research and The Institute for Evidence-Based Change have just published a study “Foster Youth Stability – A Study of CA Foster Youths’ School and Residential Changes in Relation to Educational Outcomes“. The purpose of this investigation, funded by the Stuart Foundation, was to understand the relationship of foster youths’ school changes and placement changes to school performance in English and math as reflected on the CST over time. Foster Youth Stability 2013
Just Published – Foster Youth Stability – A Study of CA Foster Youths’ School and Residential Changes in Relation to Educational Outcomes
Notes and PowerPoint presentation from June’s Community of Practice Call.
Next call is scheduled for Thursday September 19th 1:00pm-2:30pm.
California College Pathways is pleased to invite campuses and organizations to submit a Letter of Inquiry (LOI) to participate in
one of the following: Multi-Campus Network, Advanced Campus Support Programs, or Innovation Fund. CLP is here to serve as a resource to colleges considering submitting a LOI.
Information and instructions on the process of submitting a LOI can be found at http://www.cacollegepathways.org/sites/default/files/three-col-page-pdfs/CA_College_Pathways_LOI_2013.pdf
Key Dates and Deadlines (2013):
July 11: Release of LOI request
July 17: Informational Webinar -recorded webinar available July 18 at http://www.cacollegepathways.org/get-involved/funding-opportunities
August 12: LOI due for submissions of “Advanced Campus” and “Innovation Fund”
August 30: LOI due for “Multi-Campus Networks”
By October 30: All finalists will be contacted to provide a full proposal
California College Pathways is excited to announce an upcoming web seminar highlighting two exciting new tools for professionals working on college campuses with foster youth.
The webinar is scheduled for Thursday, August 1st 2013, 10:00am – 11:30am.
The California Student Aid Commission is conducting training webinars on the California Chafee Foster Youth Grant Program (Chafee).
The webinar is scheduled for Thursday, August 8th 2013, 2:00pm-3:00pm.
This guide includes information about student health insurance options, how to apply, who can help, and key messages and outreach methods you as a community college administrator, faculty member, or staff member can use to inform your students about their health care options. It is published by Young Invincibles and CLASP.