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The Educational System of Mexico
Mexican education documents can pose a challenge with evaluation issues such as translations, institutional and programmatic recognition, and questions of authenticity. This session will help you find best practices for these issues and more.
Topics Include
  • Overview of the Mexican educational system
  • Secondary education
  • Post-secondary accreditation, including institution types
  • Degree programs and types with document samples
  • Documentation practices, including discussion of títulos and cédulas
  • Grading scales and credit conversions
  • Resources for further research, including online databases
Session Date: Oct 19, 2016
Session Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Central Time
Session Cost: $150
Registration Closed

The Educational System of Nigeria
This session provides up-to-date information about the educational system and academic credentials of Nigeria for credential evaluation, admissions and placement, and recruitment needs. 

Topics Include

  • Educational system
  • Credentials, including samples
  • Secondary education, including examination boards
  • Tertiary education, including recognition of post-secondary educational institutions
  • Resources
  • Documentation
  • Verification

Session Date: Oct 26, 2016
Session Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Central Time
Session Cost: $150
Registration Closed

The Educational System of Pakistan
We will provide up-to-date information about the educational system and academic credentials of Pakistan for credential evaluation, admissions and placement, and recruitment needs. 

Topics Include

  • Educational system
  • Credentials, including samples
  • Secondary education, including examination boards
  • Tertiary education, including recognition of post-secondary educational institutions
  • Resources
  • Documentation
  • Verification

Session Date: Nov 9, 2016
Session Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Central Time
Session Cost: $150
Registration Closed

The Educational System of France with Francophone Africa
France and its many overseas territories and former colonies share more than just the French language.  Join us for helpful hints on evaluating credentials from: Pre- and post- Bologna in France,Francophone countries of Africa

Topics Include

  • Overview of the educational system(s)
  • Secondary and tertiary benchmark credentials
  • Institution recognition
  • Credit and grade conversion
  • Resources

Session Date: Nov 16, 2016
Session Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Central Time
Session Cost: $150
Registration Closed

The Refugee Crisis and Non-verifiable Documents Issue
Worldwide displacement is at a record high due to conflict, persecution, economic migrations, and natural disasters.
Without proper education documentation, displaced persons and refugees are at a disadvantage for pursuing further education. Admitting these students can be a challenge, but it’s not impossible.

This session will:

  • Define the problem and the populations
  • Review current research and policies 
  • Offer best practices for using unofficial or non-verifiable credentials

Session Date: Dec 7, 2016
Session Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Central Time
Session Cost: FREE
Registration Closed