2018 Success Workshop Series
Self Awareness:  The Road to Success
Countering the Academic Achievement Gap
(Workshop sessions from 9AM to 1PM)
Date
Workshop Title
Description
Location
September 7,
2019
Part 1:  Understanding
the Academic
Achievement Gap

Part 2:  Learning Styles
and Preferences
This workshop explores
the academic achievement
gap.  The workshop
includes an interactive
discussion related to
achievement gap
contributing factors.  Also
learning styles and
preferences awareness
are discussed as a
strategy to improve
academic success.

TBA
September 14,
2019
The Importance of
Education:  A Historical
Perspective
This workshop explores
the progress of African
American education from
the 19th century to
present.

TBA
September 21,
2019
College Success and
Selection
This workshop explores
the various factors that
influence college success.

TBA
September 28,
2019
Part 1:  Financial
Literacy
Part 2:  Academic
Integrity  
This workshop reviews the
basics of budgeting,
credit, and banking
practices.  It also includes
a discussion and review of
issues related to academic
integrity including
plagiarism, proper citation,
and other factors.
.
TBA
October 5, 2019
The College
Experience: An
Interactive Panel
Discussion
A panel discussion with
current college students
and new graduates.  
Topics to be explored
include the relevance of
higher education,
academic success, social
factors, mentoring
relationships, etc.

TBA
October 12, 2019
Parent Student
Orientation
This is a mandatory event.  
The program will occur in
two segments:  The
Student Orientation
Program is our special
session prior to the
College Tour.  Parents will
have a separate workshop
at this time.  All
participants will receive
additional information
about this orientation
session.
TBA
The ETL Education Foundation Success Workshop Series brings high school students and their parents onto
local college campuses for a series of interactive workshops led by content experts in the fields of education
administration, business, and higher education.  Amongst the workshops’ goals is to equip parents and students

with some of the tools that
facilitate their success potential in achieving lofty educational goals.  In addition to
traditional delivery, selected workshops are offered via the web as interactive e-conferences.