The Transitions Academy is designed to assist colleges and partnerships working on developing Bridge and ICAPS (Integrated Career and Academic Preparation System) programs by increasing awareness of the expanding partnership between Adult Education and Career and Technical Education as it relates to the IET/ICAPS models, Illinois Bridge programs, and Illinois Programs of Study.
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New iLearn Courses Now Available!
Check out three new courses for Career Navigators
Developing and Facilitating Learning Communities for Students
An online learning community is a place on the internet where learners gather to share information, collaborate on projects and meet the needs of the other learners in the community through proactive participation.
Curriculum Development: What You Need to Know as a Career Navigator
As a Career Navigator Specialist, you will be asked to share your expertise as part of a curriculum team at your program. This module will give you general information on what a curriculum is, what adult education standards-aligned curriculum is, and the role you can play to embed and enhance transitions-related topics in your programs’ curriculum.
How to Develop Professional Development Plans for Instruction
As a Master Career Navigator, you will be asked to share your expertise to assist program administrators identify and establish appropriate professional growth opportunities within their program. as part of a curriculum team at your program. This module will give you general information on what a professional development plan is, the benefits of a plan, and the role you can play to enhance transitions-related topics in professional development plans.
All of these courses are part of the Career Navigator Professional Pathway Credentialing process but open to all. Each course is worth one hour of professional development credit.
For more information on this online pathway, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.