D211 Post: Directions College and Career Fair Scheduled For Oct. 2

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           Township High School District 211, in partnership with High School District 214, Barrington Community Unit School District 220, St. Viator High School, and Harper College will be holding the 11th Annual Directions College and Career Fair October 2, from 6-8 p.m. at the Forest View Educational Center (2121 Goebbert Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005).  The fair is designed to provide students who receive special education assistance or Section 504 services, and their parents, with knowledge and resources needed to succeed after high school.

            During the evening, attendees will hear from a panel of speakers including Lynn Gallagher, Director of the Lynch Office of Disability Services at Loras College, Tim Ahlberg, Assistant Director of Admissions at Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy, and Kathleen Burley, Executive Director of GCAMP (Golden Corridor Advanced Manufacturing Partnership).  Parents and students will also have the opportunity to meet with representatives from more than 50 colleges and career fields. 

            For more information or for a list of attending colleges go to http://directionscollegeandcareerfair.org