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REL Appalachia Event: Paving the Way to Postsecondary Education: Nonacademic Supports for Successful Student Transitions
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October 22, 2018

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ET

Location: Southwest Virginia Community College, Cedar Bluff, Virginia

Description: This half-day workshop is a unique opportunity for educators to network and discuss strategies that can help students transition smoothly from high school to postsecondary education and training programs. Participants will learn more about evidence-based practices and build awareness of the supports that educators and other professionals can provide students in the region during this important transition.

Partnership or Research Alliance: Virginia Improving Postsecondary Transitions partnership

Audience: The intended audience for this event includes secondary educators, school counselors, administrators, postsecondary access and support program providers, and others in southwest Virginia who support students during postsecondary transitions.


  • Deborah Jonas, REL Appalachia, SRI Education
  • Jaunelle Pratt-Williams, REL Appalachia, SRI Education
  • Kathleen Dempsey, REL Appalachia, McREL International
  • Kori Hamilton-Biagas, REL Appalachia, SRI Education
  • Aliya Pilchen, REL Appalachia, SRI Education
More Information
Agenda for this event  PDF File ( 171 KB )
To register for this event, click here.
Presentaton  PDF File
Research References   PDF File
Q & A Panel and Networking Notes   PDF File
Student Scenarios   PDF File
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