Higher Education Workshops

  • CAA100 – Understanding and Engaging Under-Resourced College Students

  • More under-resourced students than ever before are going to college, but colleges and universities sometimes fail to recognize their unique strengths and challenges. College culture needs students to conform to…


  • CAA102 – Ready for College, Ready for Careers

  • Students must prepare for college and careers long before setting foot on campus or interviewing for their first job. Advance preparation can make the difference between success and failure beyond high…


  • CAA105 – College Retention and Engagement: A Systems Approach

  • Colleges and universities struggle with retention and graduation rates, especially for under-resourced and first-generation students. Nationally just one third of under-resourced students achieve a postsecondary certificate or degree within six…


  • CAA200 – Investigations into Economic Class in America

  • More students from poverty seek postsecondary education every year, but a mere 33% achieve a degree or certificate within six years of enrolling. This workshop prepares facilitators of Investigations into…


  • CAA500 – Trainer Certification

  • Under-resourced students in higher education are problem solvers with ideas that move the needle in the right direction. How can faculty, staff, and administrators better understand under-resourced student views and…


  • CAA205 – How to Motivate Students to Increase Performance

  • Human beings are born with intrinsic motivation. But our natural tendency to seek out challenges and opportunities to learn operates robustly only under certain conditions. Participants will develop a clear…


  • CAA210 – Principles of Effective Pedagogy in the Classroom and on Campus

  • Many who teach in higher education are experts in their fields, but teaching effectiveness requires subject knowledge and teaching skills. Expertise is just one critical component. What is the other…


  • CAA400 – Strategic Consulting

  • Strategic consulting for higher education is tailored to the needs of your institution. Help faculty and staff serve under-resourced college students more effectively. With the guidance of an aha! Process…