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2019 Jump Start Convention: Stronger Pathways, Stronger Credentials, Stronger Future
1/29/2019 through 1/29/2019
Raising Cane's Baton Rouge River Center


The 2019 Jump Start annual convention engaging school system administrators, high school principals, professional school counselors, Jump Start Regional Team members, Business and Industry partners, and Regional Economic Development and Workforce Development organizations is Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Raising Cane's River Center,  Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Sessions at the convention will provide school systems with important information related to Jump Start planning and implementation as well as Jump Start 2.0. Sessions include:

  • Accessing Postsecondary Opportunities: Financial Aid, TOPS, Dual Enrollment, and Advanced Placement

  • Career Readiness: Quest For Success and Other Course Options

  • CTE Leadership Academy

  • Health Sciences Updates

  • Instructor Training and the Value of Externships

  • Jump Start 2.0

  • Jump Start Summers / Jump Start After Hours

  • Using SIS / STS to Track Credentials

There will be a security check (use this link for list of prohibited items) for all participants entering the center. Please allow enough time for all bags to be checked and do not bring food, beverages, or knives into the center. Registration / Sign-in will be located in the Exxon Mobil Lobby area, and a continental breakfast, with coffee, will be served in the Pelican Room.

A list of hotels offering a discounted rate is located under Jump Start Meetings and Training Opportunities on the All Things Jump Start webpage.

Parking options include the River Center East & West Garage (maximum $5.00 per day and is CASH ONLY) and Belle of Baton Rouge Parking Garage. There will be signs posted at the River Center directing you to the Convention Hall and registration area. For parking directions to the Raising Cane’s River Center Garages, click here

We look forward to seeing you at the convention!

No Sessions available for registration.

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