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Looking Back on Naviance Summer Institute 2014

By Stephen M. Smith, President, Hobsons K-12

Filed under: Naviance Summer Institute

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As students and educators across the country gear up for a new school year, we’re looking back on the 2014 Naviance Summer Institute in Palm Springs, CA. Naviance President and Co-Founder Steve Smith remembers the journeys of NSI 2014, we share the highlights in a video recap, and relive the #NSI2014 experience, as told through the eyes of our Tweeters.

NSI 2014 Daily Recap: Day 2

By Crystal Nikish, Marketing Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Naviance Network, Naviance Summer Institute

NSI 2014 College Fair

The main conference got started yesterday with the Opening and Awards Ceremony, honoring outstanding work in counseling with the Excellence in Leadership and Innovative Program of the Year awards. Attendees shared their experiences, best practices, and tips and tricks in 20+ sessions led by Naviance clients, partners, and Hobsons staff, before being inspired by keynote speaker Darrius Garrett. Attendees could also stop in at the User Experience Lab to interact with Hobsons researchers, designers, and product managers to give their insights on Naviance, or check out the Educator’s College Fair and Gallup Strengths Coaching Cafe. Gallup speaker Brandon Busteed ended the day with a presentation on "The 'Why' of Strengths and the 'How' of Hope."

NSI 2014 Daily Recap: Day 1

By Crystal Nikish, Marketing Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Naviance Network, Naviance Summer Institute

NSI 2014

The 2014 Naviance Summer Institute kicked off with a bang yesterday! Attendees came in from all over the globe to enjoy sunny Palm Springs and develop their Naviance skills, share their knowledge, and get to know one another. Here’s a quick photo recap of everything that happened on Day 1 of NSI.

11 Essentials to Pack for Naviance Summer Institute

By Crystal Nikish, Marketing Manager, Hobsons

Filed under: Naviance Summer Institute

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July 15th is just around the corner and that means it’s time to start thinking about what to pack for the 2014 Naviance Summer Institute! And if this is your first time at NSI, you know that you’ll be learning from Naviance experts at in-person pre-conference training courses, acquiring best practices from more than 40 educational sessions, and taking the opportunity to network with your peers. But what you may not know is how to pack for the conference. Luckily, we’ve got you covered. Here are 11 things that we think are essential to bring to NSI this year.

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