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00291 Live-Online LSAT Strategy Workshop
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
Educational Testing Consultants

Our free LSAT strategy workshop offers you an introduction to the exam and provides valuable tips and tricks for studying. The workshop focuses on test mechanics, including test administration and scoring, and provide you with ideas about preparing for the exam, either on your own or through a prep course like ours.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
Educational Testing Consultants
00292 Live-Online LSAT Strategy Workshop
Wednesday, February 6, 2019
6:00PM - 7:00PM 
Educational Testing Consultants

Our free LSAT strategy workshop offers you an introduction to the exam and provides valuable tips and tricks for studying. The workshop focuses on test mechanics, including test administration and scoring, and provide you with ideas about preparing for the exam, either on your own or through a prep course like ours.

6:00PM - 7:00PM  (PST)
Educational Testing Consultants
00293 Live-Online GMAT Strategy Workshop
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
6:00PM - 7:00PM 
Educational Testing Consultants

Our free GMAT strategy workshop offers you an introduction to the exam and provides valuable tips and tricks for studying. The workshop focuses on test mechanics, including test administration and scoring, and provide you with ideas about preparing for the exam, either on your own or through a prep course like ours.

6:00PM - 7:00PM  (PST)
Educational Testing Consultants
00502 Universal Design for Learning: Creating Learning for All
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Schools and the workplace are filled with diverse learners. One-size-fits-all eLearning may not meet all learners’ needs. How can we design eLearning and our training materials to reduce barriers and meet the needs of all learners? Please join UCI Division of Continuing Education in welcoming Dr. Jean Marrapodi, Senior Learning Architect for Illumina Interactive Learning, as she presents Universal Design for Learning (UDL) and its set of principles for curriculum development that give all individuals equal opportunities to learn. You will discover an educational framework based on research in the learning sciences (including cognitive neuroscience) that guides the development of flexible learning environments that can accommodate individual learning differences. At the end of the session, you will recognize changes that are needed in your design practices and be able to implement UDL paradigms moving forward. The webinar will also include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s fully online E-Learning Instructional Design Certificate Program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00650 Wealth That Lasts Information Session
Wednesday, February 13, 2019
6:00PM - 7:00PM 
Continuing Education 1 (Bldg 8) 2050

The Wealth That Lasts course is designed exclusively for the unique requirements of high net worth individuals and families that want to learn more about how to build a process driven wealth management strategy based on their unique goals, values, and financial circumstances. You will learn how to block out the random "noise" of investment markets and focus on what is truly important. You will develop a personal business plan for investing and learn which responsibilities you can delegate and which you must retain. If you have questions about transitioning wealth to your next generation, you have inherited family wealth, experienced a liquidity event, or simply want to involve your spouse or other family members in managing your wealth, you should join us for this one hour informational session.

6:00PM - 7:00PM  (PST)
Continuing Education 1 (Bldg 8) 2050
00653 UCI School of Law LLM Session
Friday, February 15, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

During this webinar you will have the unique opportunity to meet current and former UC Irvine LL.M. students. Our LL.M. students will tell you about their experience here at UC Irvine and answer any of your questions regarding our LL.M. program, and how it is like living and studying in the wonderful city of Irvine.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00294 Live-Online GRE Strategy Workshop
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
Educational Testing Consultants

Our free GRE strategy workshop offers you an introduction to the exam and provides valuable tips and tricks for studying. The workshop focuses on test mechanics, including test administration and scoring, and provide you with ideas about preparing for the exam, either on your own or through a prep course like ours.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
Educational Testing Consultants
00551 Client Persuasion or Manipulation?
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
12:00PM - 1:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

What is persuasion? What is manipulation? When does persuasion become manipulation? Join us for a special presentation to discuss the techniques to avoid manipulating financial planning clients and actions in client persuasion in financial planning.

Speaker: Jeffrey W. Lang Sr., Ph.D. Candidate, CFP®, MSM®, MSFS®, CLF®, CRPC®, CLU®, a published author, is the Director of Supervision of the Southeast Division and a financial planner with Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp., a registered investment advisor and broker-dealer. Active in the financial services industry since 1976, he holds insurance licenses, including those for life, health, and annuities, with Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, as well as other highly rated companies associated with LFA. He is also registered as a General Securities Principal and has had additional training in mergers and acquisitions for small to medium size businesses. He has been a member of the adjunct faculty for professional studies for the CFP® program at the University of Baltimore and Villa Julie College. He frequently lectures at The American College, The University of Maryland, and The University of Baltimore, as well as for professional associations, on topics such as management, leadership, ethics, and general financial planning. Jeffrey is also an active member of the Financial Planning Association of Maryland; currently he serves on the Membership Advisory Group of the National FPA.

12:00PM - 1:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00553 Top 10 User Story Tips
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Discover 10 tips to make your user stories great! In this webinar, Angela Wick will be covering common mistakes and challenges in user stories and tips to correct and avoid them. Emphasis will be on alignment to vision, organizational strategy, end user value and human centered aspects of the system. Angela Wick, founder of BA-Squared and BA-Cube.com, is a globally recognized expert in business analysis, agile requirements, and agile product ownership. She is a frequent keynote speaker, popular blogger, and passionate about bringing agility, innovation and creativity to solution delivery processes. The webinar will also include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s Business Analysis certificate program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00440 6 Mega-Trends Re-Shaping Independent Educational Consulting
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

It’s a common truism that the pace of change is ever-increasing, and that is certainly the case in independent educational consulting. The field has undergone some dramatic changes in just the last two-to-three years! From access and affordability to corporatization and global expansion, there is evidence that the next five years are likely to see a transformation of the profession. Please join UCI Division of Continuing Education in welcoming Mark Sklarow, CEO of Independent Educational Consultants Association, as he presents the six mega-trends re-shaping this dynamic industry. This webinar will include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s fully online Independent Educational Consultant Certificate Program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00432 California Employment Law Update 2019
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

In this session, Jordon Ferguson will be covering recently enacted legislation from the end of Governor Brown’s term, practical implications for the workplace, and best practices. Jordon Ferguson is an attorney with the law firm of Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester LLP. Mr. Ferguson’s practice is devoted entirely to providing litigation and counseling services to employers on a national and state-specific basis. The webinar will also include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s HR Management certificate program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00666 The Growing Success of Non-Profits in Saving City Services
Friday, March 1, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

When the economy declines, budget cuts are almost inevitable for smaller to mid-sized municipalities. During such times, management will quickly conduct a reassessment of services, staffing, and facilities. In this webinar, you will learn of one growing city in Riverside County that was in need of closing down two major facilities that provided meals for seniors and youth recreation for low income families. After much collaboration, both facilities re-opened under a public-private partnership through two non-profit organizations. Today, not only have prior services been reinstated, but now additional services such as counseling, mentorships, job assistance, and more are flourishing. Please join UCI's Division of Continuing Education in welcoming Andy Ramirez, Public Works Superintendent from the City of San Jacinto, as he presents how local governments are growing services while reducing cost through non-profit partnerships. This engaging webinar will highlight what municipalities generally seek, success stories, building relationships with city officials, opportunities for municipalities to provide affordable facilities, and the basics of contractual language and expectations. The webinar will also include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s fully online Nonprofit Management Specialized Studies Program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00334 Diagnose Your Spa and Wellness Experience Through 7 Senses
Monday, March 4, 2019
11:00AM - 12:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Improve the level of the spa and wellness experience you are providing your guests. This webinar will teach you how to analyze the experience you are offering by applying the seven senses that define the quality and level of your spa. Please join UCI Division of Continuing Education in welcoming Diana F. Mestre from Mestre & Mestre Spa & Wellness Consulting as she presents the sense of arrival, sense of place, sense of flow, sense of awe, sense of departure, sense of connection and sense of identity. A simple tool that will bring a new awareness to create an impeccable, unforgettable and memorable wellness experience. The webinar will also include pre-registration advisement for individuals interested in UCI DCE’s fully online Spa and Wellness Management Certificate Program.

11:00AM - 12:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00098 Using Universal Concepts to Integrate Across the Curriculum
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Universal concepts of power, systems, change, relationships, etc. can be used in an integrated format to create a coherent course of study that requires students to think critically, make connections and apply their learning. During this session, participants will learn strategies for creating an integrated unit focused on a universal concept. Sample units integrating language arts, social studies and science will be explained and modeled.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00099 Inquiry/PBL and the Gifted Student
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

The process of inquiry creates a hands-on, minds-on approach to learning and critical thinking. Inquiry/PBL appeals to many students who think not just outside of the box, but far beyond it. Participants will learn what inquiry/pbl is, the commonalities among its models, and how best practices in gifted education blend seamlessly with the stages of the inquiry cycle to promote deeper learning and critical thinking.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00371 High School Summer Institute in Law Information Session Webinar
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
12:00PM - 12:45PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Learn more about the High School Summer Institute in Law program. In this webinar, we will be providing an overview of this week-long program, targeted to high school juniors and seniors. We will explore the student benefits of this program such as gaining the opportunity to perform better in high school, preparing for college, and enhancing college applications. Participants must register to reserve a space and receive login information.

12:00PM - 12:45PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00100 Untapped Potential: Powerful Strategies to Enhance the Learning of Twice-Exceptional Students
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

This session explores numerous, research-based adaptations to develop the true potential of twice-exceptional learners. The objective is to have participants leave with a variety of new strategies, and specific ideas that will increase communication of knowledge, production and academic achievement for our learners with twice-exceptionalities. Small changes that have huge outcomes!

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00101 The Duality of Giftedness: Promoting the Strengths and Addressing the Weaknesses
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
4:00PM - 5:00PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Parenting/teaching a gifted child is not for the faint of heart. This session will focus on how the characteristics of gifted children can be perceived as both strengths and weaknesses by others. Learn how to model and practice self-regulation skills to increase you gifted learner's potential for success. By maximizing the strengths and minimizing the weaknesses, students, parents and educators will better understand the unique lens needed to provide support for gifted learners.

4:00PM - 5:00PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00591 EUR Info Session Webinar
Wednesday, April 17, 2019
6:00PM - 6:45PM 
ucidce.zoom.us

Learn more about Experience University Research program for local high school students. In this webinar, we will provide an overview of the EUR courses offered in July and August, 2019. We will also explore the student benefits of this program, such as gaining the opportunity to perform better in high school, preparing for college, and enhancing college applications. Participants must register to reserve a space and receive login information.

6:00PM - 6:45PM  (PST)
ucidce.zoom.us
00430 High School Summer Institute in Law Open House
Thursday, May 16, 2019
5:30PM - 6:30PM 
Education 1111

Join us to learn more about our High School Summer Institute in Law program at this open house event. We will provide an overview of our unique week-long program, tour the UCI law school campus, and address any remaining questions attendees may have. Participants must register to reserve a space.

5:30PM - 6:30PM  (PST)
Education 1111


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