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Check & Connect Student Engagement Intervention | Institute on Community Integration
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Check & Connect Preparation and Implementation Training

Exclusive offer! 25% discount for groups of 2 or more!

June 19, 2018 (8:00am-4:30pm)
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. This training precedes the Check & Connect Mentor Training on June 20-21 in St. Paul, MN which may be suitable for your Check & Connect mentors.

Register by June 1

25% discount for 2+ people!

(Early bird rate good until May 4)

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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.

Location and Lodging

The training will take place at the University of Minnesota Continuing Education and Conference Center, 1890 Buford Ave, St. Paul MN 55108. Complimentary parking will be provided (registered participants will receive parking details via email). Participants are responsible for their own lodging and travel arrangements. The Continuing Education and Conference Center is approximately 11 miles from the Minneapolis/St. Paul airport.

Lodging options near the conference center (in Roseville, a neighboring city) include the following (there is no special room rate at these locations and we encourage you to inquire about their shuttle services):

It is essential for training participants to be present from start to finish on each day of the training. Please plan your travel accordingly. Dress is casual.


There is a 25% group discount available for this open enrollment training!
$325 for 1 registration, or $243.75 per person with 2+ registrations by June 1, 2018

If two or more individuals are registered at the same time, a 25% discount will be applied to the entire group. The individuals must be registered to the same training at the same time to receive the discount (it will be applied automatically at checkout); no discount code needed. Questions? Contact us at

The following are included with this fee:

Costs of travel, lodging, and additional meals are not covered by the training fee.


Register early as space is limited and registrations are taken on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please register online using the link provided. We accept payments by credit card and purchase order. If paying by purchase order, see instructions below. Group registration is allowed.

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Registration deadline: June 1

If paying by purchase order (PO):

Cancellation and Refund Policy

To cancel or edit your registration, please contact us at or 1-866-434-0010. If your registration is cancelled within 5 business days after the registration deadline, you will receive a refund of your payment minus a $100 administrative fee. 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. If you cancel your registration more than 5 business days after the registration deadline, your registration fee will not be refunded.

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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