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Check & Connect Student Engagement Intervention | Institute on Community Integration
Institute on Community Integration CEHD

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Check & Connect Preparation and Implementation Training

This training has been cancelled

July 23, 2018 (8:00am-3:30pm)
St. Paul, MN

Check & Connect Preparation and Implementation Training is a 1-day training that provides education administrators and lead staff with a thorough overview of Check & Connect and its background and how to prepare their site for implementing Check & Connect.


Participants will learn and understand —

See the Preparation and Implementation Training Agenda.

Who Should Attend

This training is designed for education administrators and lead staff (decision-making stakeholders) interested in preparing for and implementing Check & Connect. Researchers, community professionals, and others interested in the Check & Connect model are also welcome to attend.

Limited to 30 participants.


The training will be held at McNamara Alumni Center on the campus of the University of Minnesota, 200 Oak St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455.


This training is offered prior to the 2019 Student Engagement Conference: Solutions for Success to be held July 24-25, 2019. For more information or to register for the conference as well as the training, go to our conference page.

Room blocks have been secured at The Graduate Hotel and Doubletree Minneapolis University. You must book your hotel by June 21, 2019 to receive the conference/training rate.

Graduate Minneapolis

The Graduate Minneapolis Hotel is the closest hotel to the conference and within walking distance. To book a room, use the direct link ) and click "modify" to change the dates. You can also visit the main website and use Group code 071719CHO or call 612-379-8888 or toll free 1-800-822-6757. When calling to make a reservation you must ask for the “Student Engagement Conference” block to receive the conference rate of $184 per night.

Doubletree Minneapolis University

Use the direct link or call the reservations center at (844) 327-3827 book a room. When making a reservation you must ask for the “Student Engagement Conference” block with the group code: CC5 to receive the group rate of $185 per night. If your stay extends beyond the conference dates, please call the front desk directly at 612-504-3000 to make your reservation (the booking link & central reservations will only allow reservations within the group block dates).


This training has been cancelled

If paying by purchase order (PO):

Cancellation and Refund Policy

No refunds are provided after the registration deadline. If canceling before the registration deadline a $100 administrative fee will be deducted from your refund. Note that if you are not able to attend, you may substitute another person without incurring the administrative fee by editing your registration here online or contacting us at or 1-866-434-0010.

Minimum Attendance

We reserve the right to cancel this event if we do not meet our minimum of 20 registered participants by the registrataion deadline in which case a full refund will be provided. We will notify any registered participants via email or phone within 2 business days following the registration deadline if this event is cancelled.


On-site Trainings

Schools and organizations may request on-site training to prepare local staff to implement each component of Check & Connect. One great plus to having our staff come to you is that you also receive pre- and post-training consultation to determine your specific needs (in preparation for the training) and to assist with implementation (follow-up). The cost is determined based on number of participants.

To request on-site training, please complete the Training Inquiry form or contact us at 1-866-434-0010 or by email at

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