Archive for the ‘Summer 2009’

  • Building the Capacity of the Leadership Team to Move Forward

    by Gina Rodriguez, Professional Development Manager Leadership Team members in the Continuing Sustainability Project (CSP) are poised to go deeper as Facilitators in the sustainability of their college-going culture.  The theme for this year is […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • Making Connections – Palmdale GEAR UP Schools

    The Palmdale School District, led by CSP schools Shadow Hills and Desert Willow in partnership with California GEAR UP, is providing two AVID professional development workshops in September and October for all middle schools. This […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • GEAR UP Conference Celebrates Ten Years of Success

    From the Director The National Council for Community and Education Partnerships (NCCEP) and the GEAR UP program celebrated 10 years of service at the annual conference in San Francisco in July.  Over 2,000 participants joined […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • GEAR UP Family Initiatives Project Increases Services in 2008-2009

    Based on the school site needs, the Family Initiatives Project (FIP) provided a variety of services to more schools in the 2008-2009 schoolyear.  The comments from families (in italics) were positive and offered ideas on […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • Youth Leadership Scholars Inspire All

     At the plenary session, 34 Youth Leadership Scholars present their views The flagship program in NCCEP’s Youth Services programming is the Youth Leadership Summit. In an effort to include student perspectives and the opinions of […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • Education Trust Awards 1999-2009

    California GEAR UP provides Educational Trust Awards for students in GEAR UP schools as well as for participants in Educational Talent Search – one of the federal TRIO Programs.  Each student receives a $2,000 trust […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 01:11 pm
  • California GEAR UP-Valley High School Collaborative

    The California GEAR UP-Valley High School Collaborative began in 2005-2006 to provide information, resources, and support services for students, families, teachers, counselors, and administrators. While primarily focused on students, the Collaborative also provides services for […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 12:11 pm
  • IN THEIR OWN WORDS CSP Schools 2009 Evaluation Comments

    Survey responses from fourteen schools who participated in theContinuing Sustainability Project are featured. More of the 2009Evaluation Survey data is available on the GEAR UP website: www.castategearup.org How have you connected the GEAR UP Leadership Team […]

    by in Summer 2009 on November 19th, 2009 at 12:11 pm