Guided Pathways @ Foothill
Meta Majors Second Sorting Day
Jan. 21st 12-1:30
Meta Majors Kickoff
October 20th, 8:30-12:30pm 2021
Register in advance for this meeting:
Now that close to 70 programs have been mapped, join us in learning the next steps in Program Mapping--developing Meta Majors.
Attendees will learn about Meta Majors, how other colleges have created and used Meta Majors in developing cohesive Academic and Career Communities for students as well as discuss strategies for forming Meta Majors at Foothill, and what the next steps are for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Foothill Meta Majors: An Introduction to Career and Academic Pathways
This workshop will display up to date efforts by the Foothill Guided Pathways Program Mapping and Meta Majors team, as well as outline planned next steps for the 2021-2022 academic year. Workshop participants will be introduced to the concept of Meta Majors, learn how other California Community Colleges have implemented the concept, have the opportunity to inform future Meta Majors related campus efforts, and learn how to get involved in Foothill’s Meta Majors work in shaping the career and academic pathways for its students.
Presenters: Natalie Latteri, Humanities Instructor; Amy Leonard, English Instructor; and Isaac Escoto, Counselor
Guided Pathways & Meta Majors Professional Development
This workshop will work with participants to understand and apply the guided pathways lens/framework into classroom practices and pedagogy. Examples of workshop discussions will include: ideas of how student lived experiences and goals might inform how we categorize programs into larger groups, what we do in the classroom, and how one’s course/program fits into a student’s overall experience at Foothill
Get Onboard! Foothill College: GP Onboarding Retreat
The Guided Pathways Team invites you to our Onboarding Retreat on Thursday, June 3rd from 2:00-4:00 pm. We will discuss our current onboarding process and create a comprehensive action plan for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Be a Transfer Advocate
May 21st 10am-11:30am
Zoom link: https://fhda-edu.zoom.us/j/93946339273
Event description and outcomes:
In collaboration between Guided Pathways, Counseling, and Academic Senate, the Be a Transfer Advocate event will focus on bringing attention to recent CCC transfer research by the RP Group, and will be an opportunity for the various campus constituencies to collaborate in support of student transfer. Event outcomes: attendees will learn about various transfer services at Foothill, the important parts we can play in supporting student transfer, and identify actions we can implement to further contribute to transfer success. This collaborative event will bring together various campus constituencies so as to recognize each other’s roles in supporting student transfer, and how we might best work together to help our students meet their goals.PGA credit will be available for attendees.