Category Archives: Webinars

SB 940: Improving Access to Cal Grant for Foster Youth

This web seminar  discusses SB 940 introduced by Senator Jim Beall to improve access for foster youth to California’s largest financial aid program: the Cal Grant. Panelists reviewed the impetus for the legislation, its three main provisions, and what you

Financial Aid for Foster & Homeless Youth, Part I: Completing the FAFSA

This web seminar focused on all of the steps associated with assisting current and former foster youth and homeless youth with completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), and applying for financial aid. Panelists discussed the FAFSA application

Accelerating Success: Turning Insights into Action for Foster Youth at California Community Colleges

Staff from Educational Results Partnership shared key findings from their new report, Accelerating Success: Turning Insights into Action for Foster Youth at California Community Colleges. The report provides college leaders with data driven approaches to improve foster youth outcomes, and shines