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Members Involved in Leadership and Engagement (MILE) Program

 
 Are you looking for professional development opportunities for yourself or a staff member?  Do you want to learn more about educational opportunity programs?  Consider WAEOPP’s MILE program!

Purpose: To create a network of engaged TRIO professionals in the WAEOPP chapter; increase knowledge of WAEOPP, EOA, and COE; understand the importance of state and federal advocacy; and think critically about enhancing the quality of the WAEOPP chapter.

Target Participants: at least 8 WAEOPP members who:

• Are interested in learning more about TRIO history and associations;
• Are newer professionals;
• Are seasoned professionals who want to be more involved;
• Have had minimal involvement in the chapter;
• Are interested in expanding their leadership skills, networking, and building community.

Program Highlights:

  • February 2020 - First face-to-face meeting (exact date TBD)

  • March 2020 - online training (exact date TBD)

  • April 29-May 1, 2020 – WAEOPP Annual Spring Conference (WI Dells, WI)

  • May 2020 – online training (exact date TBD)

  • August 2020 – In-person, in conjunction with WAEOPP Board meeting (exact date TBD)

  • September 2020 – online training (exact date TBD)

  • October 2020 – In-person OR online training (exact date TBD)

  • November 2020 (optional EOA Conference – Detroit, MI; recognition only)


Each MILE participant (or program/institution) pays $100 to offset portion of costs of training materials. Mileage and meals during trainings are covered with this fee.

MILE participant (or program/institution) covers meals during travel time.

Curriculum may include but not be limited to: TRIO history, mentoring, evaluation, leadership assessments/reflections, quality improvement tools, readings, WAEOPP committee member work, networking and final presentation to the WAEOPP board.


Deadline to apply:  Monday, January 6, 2020

Please send completed paper applications to waeoppmile@eoa.org

2020 WAEOPP MILE Online Application
(Google Document)


2020 WAEOPP MILE Paper Application
(Paper form)


 
 



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