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Live Chats

Ask your questions about how to thrive in college and career during our Live Chat on January 20th at 3:00 pm EST with our CFES Fellows Deirdre McAdams and Aurora Butera.

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Upcoming Important Dates

School of Distinction Applications Due January 6, 2017

Mid-Year Assessments Due January 13, 2017

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College For Every Student: A Practitioner's Guide to Building College and Career Readiness

Rick Dalton, CEO and president of CFES, has spent the past 25 years expanding opportunities in higher education for economically disadvantaged youth. 

College For Every Student: A Practitioner’s Guide to Building College and Career Readiness, by Dalton and Edward St. John, professor at the University of Michigan, is written for educators and other practitioners interested in inspiring and implementing educational approaches to transform student lives. The CFES Program can increase the probability of college and career success for all students.

The book shares best practices developed over nearly three decades. The CFES Core Practices—Mentoring, Leadership Through Service, and Pathways to College and Career—can be customized to fit different school settings and cultures, utilizing available school and community resources. 


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"The impact [of CFES] goes beyond anything we could imagine. The impact goes on for generations."

- Jaime Casap, Education Evangelist at Google

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Check out Advance, our monthly CFES Scholar newsletter, for tips and tricks to help you succeed on your pathway to college. 


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Robotics Workshop

Pinellas County School featured the CFES West Point Robotics workshop at Largo Middle School.

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Apply for 2017-18 CFES Fellowship Positions

Learn more about this opportunity for recent outstanding college graduates to work at CFES for one year. Now accepting applications for fellows to start in June 2017. 


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Learn how to bring our college and career readiness program to your school and the benefits of being a CFES member!



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