Course curriculum

  • 1

    1 - GET SET FOR SUCCESS

    • Read: Welcome to Your Pre-Conference Course (2min)

    • Read: Session Description & Meet Your Instructors (3min)

    • Watch: Overview of Chapters and Lessons (2min)

    • Engage: Sign up for Live Calls (5min)

    • Engage: Complete the Course Pacing Guide (10min)

    • Discuss: Share Your Goals for the Course (10min)

    • Bonus: Look Good and Sound Good on a Video Call

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    2 - SIGN UP FOR LIVE LESSONS

    • Read: Zoom Norms & Protocols

    • Engage: Live Session 1 - Financial Aid in a Time of COVID-19

    • Engage: Live Session 2 - Asks the Experts

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    3 - TRENDS AND ISSUES

    • Read: Trends in a Changing Landscape (Summary)

    • Watch: COVID and The Economy: Future Scenario Planning

    • Watch: Complex Financial Aid Issues

    • Engage: Download the Financial Aid Scenario Template

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    4 - YOUR FIRST FA CYCLE

    • Read: Overview of the Business Tax Folder

    • Watch: Review the Business Tax Folder

    • Watch: Thrive (Don’t Just Survive) In Your First Cycle

    • Engage: Download the Tax Folder Guide

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    5 - A FAMILY CENTERED APPROACH

    • Read: The Millennials Are Coming!

    • Watch: The Monet Approach - An Impressionist’s View

    • Watch: Designing a Family-Centered Financial Aid Program

    • Engage: Download the Business Office Discussion Guide

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    6 - FINANCIAL AID LEADERSHIP

    • Read: Six Things Thoughtful Leaders Do

    • Watch: Six Things Thoughtful Financial Aid Leaders Do

    • Engage: Download the Leadership Template