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Viable Plan Series – 2018-19 Exemplars

As detailed in the introduction to this blog series, the term Viable Plan refers to participating Passport to Careers (PTC) institutions' programmatic plans for how they serve PTC scholars on their campuses. Campus contexts and the needs of students differ across...

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Passport to Careers Policies Gaining National Attention

This article, written by Jay Giler of the national youth development digital media publication Youth Today was published on December 20, 2018. Mr. Giler provides a detailed overview of the PTC program, viewing it through the lens of emerging national best practices....

Events

Seeking Workshop Presenters

The 2019 Passport to Careers (PTC) State Conference, which will be held May 15-16 at University of Washington – Tacoma, is the premier professional development opportunity for Washington state educators, advisors, social workers, and student support professionals...

Crushing It – 2018 Passport Conference Recap

The 2018 Passport to College State Conference was the biggest in 10 years and successfully kicked off an historic 3-year program expansion.  No one knows more about the challenges foster youth face in pursuing higher education than Passport scholar Alexis Arambul....

Powerpoints, Handouts, and Worksheets: Oh my!

The 2018 Passport to College State Conference offered an astounding 16 workshops on the afternoon of May 9. Did you misplace that amazing handout? Did you want to share that essential powerpoint with a colleague who couldn't attend? Don't worry, we've got what you...

Conference Agenda and Reminders

Registration will open at 8am, with opening remarks beginning at 9am in Philips Hall. Our May 9 agenda is as follows: 9:00 am           Welcome Fredrick Kingston, Program Manager, College Success Foundation Ann Ramsay-Jenkins, Co-Founder and Board Director, College...

2018 Passport to College State Conference

Join us May 9th & 10th in Tacoma Event Details The next Passport to College State Conference will be held on May 9-10, 2018 at the University of Washington-Tacoma. Conference attendees will have access to a full day of professional development opportunities on May...

Register for the 2018 Passport to College Promise State Conference

Registration is now open for the 2018 Passport to College Promise State Conference. Come together with partners from across the state who are committed to improving the higher education outcomes of young people from foster care. Make new professional connections,...