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Take advantage of the robust, up-to-date, and easily accessible training and resources we offer to support and advance the work you do to get your students ready for college and beyond.

Continuing Education Units

All webinars and podcast are 45 to 90 minutes in length and allow you to earn 0.1 to 0.3 Continuing Education Units (CEU).

New This Year:

  • 2 livestreamed Counselor Workshop updates
  • Webinar Series brochure attendance form, briefing worksheet and viewing party checklist
  • SAT and College Board Opportunity Scholarships Program e-learning minimodules

2019-20 Counselor Webinar Series

List of key dates and times of live and on-demand webinars and e-modules to help you keep track of your online professional learning events.

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Online College Board Counselor Workshops

Get updates on College Board Programs, such as the Advanced Placement Program (AP) and the SAT Suite of Assessments for the 2019-20 school year. The updates are identical in content.

Title and Description Date/Time

College Board Counselor Workshop (Experienced Counselor) 

This webinar will provide you with information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and SAT Programs. The content of the presentation is the same on each date and includes a question-and-answer session.

Location: Online

Level: Experienced Counselors

Sep 10, 1 p.m.
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College Board Counselor Workshop (Two years or Less)

Designed specifically for counselors in their first- or second-year counseling of high school students, this webinar will provide you with information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and the SAT Programs. The content of the presentation is the same on each date and includes a question-and-answer session.

Location: Online

Level: New Counselors

Sep 11, 1 p.m.
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College Board Workshop Live Stream

During the 3-hour, live-streaming event, you’ll get information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and the SAT Suite of Assessments programs. The content of the presentation is the same as our onsite Counselor Board Workshop.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 13, 9 a.m.
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College Board Workshop Live Stream

During the 3-hour, live-streaming event, you’ll get information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and the SAT Suite of Assessments programs. The content of the presentation is the same as our onsite Counselor Board Workshop.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 13, 1 p.m.
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College Board Counselor Workshop (Experienced Counselor) 

Designed specifically for counselors in their first- or second-year counseling of high school students, this webinar will provide you with information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and the SAT Programs. The content of the presentation is the same on each date and includes a question-and-answer session.

Location: Online

Level: Experienced Counselors

Sep 19, 1 p.m.
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College Board Counselor Workshop (Two years or Less)

Designed specifically for counselors in their first- or second-year counseling of high school students, this webinar will provide you with information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and the SAT Programs. The content of the presentation is the same on each date and includes a question-and-answer session.

Location: Online

Level: New Counselors

Sep 24, 1 p.m.
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College Board Counselor Workshop (Experienced Counselor) 

This webinar will provide you with information regarding College Board programs for the 2019-20 school year. The presentation will focus on details about the College Board Opportunity Scholarships, as well as updates to the Advanced Placement (AP) and SAT Programs. The content of the presentation is the same on each date and includes a question-and-answer session.

Location: Online

Level: Experienced Counselors

Oct 1, 1 p.m.
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The Basics

These presentations are for counselors who need to explore the fundamentals of our programs—Advanced Placement, SAT, and Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy®, CSS Profile™, and SSD. These 60–90-minute webinars also include best practices, resources linked to these programs, and time for a question-and-answer session.

Title and Description Date/Time

Information Session for Counselors: the Environmental Context Dashboard

Join us for an information session with College Board experts about the new Environmental Context Dashboard, currently being piloted with Higher Education. Hear about how the tool is being used and have the opportunity to ask questions.

Location: Online

Level: All

May 23, 4 p.m.
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Information Session for Counselors: the Environmental Context Dashboard

taking place on May 23 at , 4:00 pm

What Counselors Need to Know About the College Board Opportunity Scholarships

This session will go in depth into the new College Board Opportunity Scholarships. The information learned will help you guide your students through the college planning process and aid them in seeking opportunities to earn money for college.

Location: Online

Level: All

Aug 20, 1 p.m.
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What Counselors Need to Know About the College Board Opportunity Scholarships

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The SAT Suite of Assessments: A Setup for Student Success

This presentation provides an overview of the SAT Suite of Assessments (SAT, PSAT/NMSQT®, PSAT 10, and PSAT 8/9). Details on the SAT test sections, scoring scales, and benchmarks, along with best practices for helping students register and prepare for the test on Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy, will be covered. You’ll also leave with helpful resources that connect students to scholarships opportunities, free practice, fee waivers, and access to career planning tools.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 17, 1 p.m.
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The SAT Suite of Assessments: A Setup for Student Success

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SAT School Day: Breaking Down Barriers to Access

Learn differences between the SAT School Day and the national SAT administration and how to increase college opportunity for your students. Then get testing basics that include what to do before, during, and after test day and the benefits for students using fee reductions.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 18, 1 p.m.
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CSS Profile: Maximizing Your Student’s Application

Join us to walk through the CSS Profile and learn how to help your students complete their application. Then leave with tips and helpful resources regarding fee waivers, divorced and separated parents, independent and non-citizen students.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 3, 1 p.m.
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CSS Profile: Maximizing Your Student’s Application

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Connecting Students with Fee Waiver Benefits

The College Board offers lifetime fee waiver benefits to income-eligible students. Learn how to help your students access their fee waivers and get more information about the benefits students acquire when they use fee waivers.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 17, 1 p.m.
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Connecting Students with Fee Waiver Benefits

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Connecting Students with Fee Waiver Benefits

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SAT and Test Security

Test security practices are constantly evolving to ensure that all students have fair and equitable opportunity to demonstrate college readiness on the SAT Suite of Assessments. Hear from the College Board test security department on how the College Board is addressing test security issues through our standardized test security policies and capabilities domestically.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 22, 1 p.m.
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SAT and Test Security

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SAT and Test Security

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Making Your Classroom a Cornerstone for College Readiness and Planning

Join us to learn about how to leverage your own curriculum and classroom time to help students plan for their futures. Our guest teachers and counselors will share best practices in applying new strategies to your instruction, as well as ideas for how to integrate Official SAT Practice, College Board Opportunity Scholarships, and college planning resources to make your classroom a cornerstone for college readiness.

Location: Online

Level: All

Nov 5, 1 p.m.
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Making Your Classroom a Cornerstone for College Readiness and Planning

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Making Your Classroom a Cornerstone for College Readiness and Planning

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Accommodations on College Board Tests

The College Board is committed to making sure student with disabilities can take tests with the accommodations they need. In this session, you’ll get a general overview of the accommodations request process, commonly requested accommodations, and the appropriate documentation guidelines.

Location: Online

Level: All

Jan 9, 1 p.m.
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Accommodations on College Board Tests

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Accommodations on College Board Tests

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Help Your Students Discover their AP Potential

Learn how the AP Potential™ tool can expand access to your AP courses and ensure that all students with potential are given the opportunity to have the AP experience.

Location: Online

Level: All

Jan 16, 1 p.m.
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Help Your Students Discover their AP Potential

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Help Your Students Discover their AP Potential

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Beyond Opportunity: Advanced Placement Program for Your Students

Join this introductory presentation to learn about the Advanced Placement (AP) Program, the types of courses and exams offered, and an overview of AP Exam scores.

Location: Online

Level: All

Feb 11, 1 p.m.
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Beyond Opportunity: Advanced Placement Program for Your Students

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Beyond Opportunity: Advanced Placement Program for Your Students

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One Step Closer to College: Learn about Test Order Services

Get an overview of the College Board Test Ordering Site, learn quick and easy tips on ordering test materials for the PSAT/NMSQT, PSAT 10, PSAT 8/9, and SAT School Day. Manage your orders, and track your shipments of test material and score reports. You’ll also leave knowing how to make order inquiries and get status updates on test materials and publications requests.

Location: Online

Level: All

Mar 17, 1 p.m.
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Our Partners

The College Board partners with external school counselor-friendly organizations (NACAC, Coalition, Common App, NCAA, and ASCA) to ensure we give you up-to-date information to get your students ready for college and beyond.

Title and Description Date/Time

National College Access Network (NCAN): Supporting communities and students in FAFSA completion

Each year, more than $24 billion of financial aid goes unclaimed. To get this money for college, students need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). To ensure that students don’t miss out on this money, the National College Access Network (NCAN) launched a national campaign that provides free FAFSA completion tools and resources to help students apply for aid. These resources include a FAFSA Completion Tracker, How to Fill Out the FAFSA guide and much more. Come join this exciting webinar sponsored by NACAC and College Board to support student’s college planning process.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 5, 1 p.m.
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National College Access Network (NCAN): Supporting communities and students in FAFSA completion

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MyCoalition: Pathway to Smart College Choices

Coalition for College is helping make college a reality for all students through MyCoalition, a set of free online college planning tools that lets students learn about, prepare for, and apply to college. Join this annual update to learn about the new features available to your students.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 24, 1 p.m.
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Reaching Higher with Counselors and Common App

Counselors play a critical role in getting students to and through college. Join Common App and Reach Higher for updates on their work together building evidence-based college access campaigns, connecting students to financial planning and scholarship resources, streamlining the application experience, and supporting counselors with comprehensive tools.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 29, 1 p.m.
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Reaching Higher with Counselors and Common App

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Ask ASCA: Helping Students Reduce Anxiety

Some students view tests, grades, academic achievement, involvement in extracurricular activities, and the college application process as a natural part of their high school journey; others experience extreme anxiety. In this presentation, representatives from the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) will provide information on how to better prepare your students and how to help them cope with feelings of pressure and high expectations.

Location: Online

Level: All

Nov 19, 1 p.m.
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Helping Student-Athletes and Families Navigate the NCAA Eligibility Center Process

Coalition for College is helping make college a reality for all students through MyCoalition, a set of free online college planning tools that lets students learn about, prepare for, and apply to college. Join this annual update to learn about the new features available to your students.

Location: Online

Level: All

Feb 27, 1 p.m.
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Ask ASCA: Opioids and Teens

Students who are committed to doing well in school and finishing school and teens who have a strong bond with an adult have a lower risk of prescription drug misuse. In this presentation, learn about American School Counselor Association (ASCA) resources to help parents, family members, and other concerned adults prevent opioid misuse among teens.

Location: Online

Level: All

May 5, 1 p.m.
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2019-20 Changes to Advanced Placement

Learn about new processes and resources to help more students earn college credit.

Title and Description Date/Time

Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Nuts and Bolts I

What counselors need to know and do to support AP2019. How counselors can support AP Coordinators; how to talk to students and families.

Location: Online

Level: All

Aug 15, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Nuts and Bolts I

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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Nuts and Bolts II

What counselors need to know and do to support AP2019. Overview of AP 2019 including specific key actions for counselors and coordinators. Preparation and best practices to advise students and support colleagues.

Location: Online

Level: All

Sep 12, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Nuts and Bolts II

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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Working with Students and Parents

Detailed walk-through of platform for counselors within context of their role as course advisers, as well as support, access steps, and resources available to students. Discussion of benefits for students’ academic success in AP and other rigorous courses.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 2, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Working with Students and Parents

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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: AP Coordinators Step-by-Step

Join us to learn about AP Registration and Ordering including initial system access, school setup, enrolling students in class sections, and related processes.

Location: Online

Level: All

Oct 9, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: AP Coordinators Step-by-Step

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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: AP Coordinators Step-by-Step

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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Office Hour (Attendees can submit questions in advance or ask live with support by AP and customer service team)

Live presentation with Q&A of counselor-related content of the AP coordinators training in advance of 11/15.

Location: Online

Level: All

Nov 6, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Office Hour (Attendees can submit questions in advance or ask live with support by AP and customer service team)

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taking place on Nov 6 at , 1:00 pm

Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Recap and Next Steps

What counselors need to know and do to support AP2019. Overview and next steps of AP 2019 and key actions for counselors and coordinators. Preparation and best practices to advise students and support colleagues.

Location: Online

Level: All

Jan 23, 1 p.m.
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Counselors and AP Program Resources and Supports: Recap and Next Steps

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Webinars en Español

En este ciclo escolar, The College Board quiere ofrecerle dos cursos en español para mejorar su comprensión de nuestros programas.  Estos cursos a la carta ofrecen información y recursos que consejeros podrían usar con sus familias y alumnos en sus colegios.

Title and Description Date/Time

Advanced Placement 101 en español

Esta presentación servirá como una introducción al programa Advanced Placement y sus cursos, exámenes, y la medición de los exámenes AP.

Location: Online

Level: All

Aug 15, 4 p.m.
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Advanced Placement 101 en español

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SAT 101 en español

Esta presentación se ayudará entender detalles sobre los secciones del examen del SAT, la medición del SAT, y también le ayudaremos entender el proceso de inscripción para sus alumnos y como ellos pueden practicar para el SAT en Official SAT Practice en la Khan Academy. También vamos a darle recursos para conectar a sus alumnos con becas, con carreras, con fee waivers, e información sobre practica gratis en Khan Academy.

Location: Online

Level: All

Aug 22, 2 p.m.
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SAT 101 en español

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