Florida College Access Network (FCAN) is at the heart of a movement to ensure all Floridians have the opportunity to achieve an education beyond high school and prosper in our dynamic economy. FCAN's podcast shines a light on the many ways Florida's communities are working together to boost college access and success in the state.
Summit Speaker Series — Equal is Still Not Enough: Leveraging Institutional Data to Expand Access and Differentiate Student Program Offerings
Dr. Karline Prophete, Director of the Barbara Carey-Shuler Equity Institute at Palm Beach State College, previews her session at the 2023 Talent Strong Florida Summit.
Summit Speaker Series — Collaboration Between Local College Access Networks and Community Partnership Schools in Florida
Dr. Synthia Doaks, Director of Elevate Brevard, Jarvis Wheeler, Senior Statewide Director of Community Partnership School Strategies for Children’s Home Society of Florida, and Kelly Astro, Director of Evans Community Partnership School, Children’s Home Society of Florida, preview their session at the 2023 Talent Strong Florida Summit.
Summit Speaker Series — Rent-Free Housing, Mental Wellness, and a Randomized Control Trial Study
Dr. Shawn Woodin, President and CEO of Southern Scholarship Foundation, and Lara Perez-Felkner, Associate Professor of Higher Education and Sociology at Florida State University, preview their session at the 2023 Talent Strong Florida Summit.
Summit Speaker Series — Rethinking Career Pathways: Leveraging Entrepreneurship Education to Prepare Youth for Real Life
Jennifer Smith, Youth Entrepreneurship Specialist for the Florida Afterschool Network, previews her session at the 2022 Talent Strong Florida Summit.
Summit Speaker Series — Return to the Nest: Bringing Eagles Back to FGCU
Dr. Aysegul Timur, Florida Gulf Coast University's Vice President and Vice Provost for Strategy and Program Innovation, and Kristen Vanselow, Assistant Vice President for Innovative Education and Partnerships at FGCU, preview their session at the 2022 Talent Strong Florida Summit.
Summit Speaker Series — Supporting Student Mental Health
Dr. Cindy Topdemir, professor and program coordinator for the University of South Florida’s Counselor Education Program, and Jenny Ritz, who recently earned her master’s degree from the program, preview their session at the 2022 Talent Strong Florida Summit