Upcoming Webinar: Addressing COVID-19 in Cultural Orientation

As refugees come to the United States, the COVID-19 global pandemic may present additional challenges to their resettlement. To better assist resettlement staff and refugees, CORE developed a new supplemental lesson plan and resources to ensure refugees are informed with credible, accurate information about COVID-19 and, as appropriate, its impact on their resettlement. The resources […]

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Register for CORE’s Virtual Practicum 2: Facilitating Remote CO

CORE invites resettlement staff delivering remote CO to register for our upcoming Virtual Practicum: Facilitating Remote CO. Through this four-week interactive instructor-led online course participants will learn and practice applying best practices on designing and delivering engaging virtual instructor-led CO sessions for refugees. Week 1: Planning for Virtual COThursday, April 16th 2-3 p.m. EST Week […]

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Register for CORE’s Virtual Practicum: Facilitating Remote CO

CORE invites resettlement staff delivering remote CO to register for our upcoming Virtual Practicum: Facilitating Remote CO. Through this four-week interactive instructor-led online course participants will learn and practice applying best practices on designing and delivering engaging virtual instructor-led CO sessions for refugees. Week 1: Planning for Virtual COTuesday, April 14th 8-9 a.m. EST Week […]

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CORE Webinar: How to Deliver Remote Cultural Orientation

Join CORE for a special 60-minute webinar that will provide guidance and resources on how to deliver remote Cultural Orientation. In response to the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) many resettlement organizations are adapting how they provide services, including Cultural Orientation. This webinar will cover best practices on remote Cultural Orientation delivery and CORE will also […]

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CORE Offers “Delivering Interactive One-on-One Cultural Orientation” Virtual Practicum This Month

The second virtual practicum, “Delivering Interactive One-on-One Cultural Orientation,” started this month with 75 participants. The practicum is a four-week interactive instructor-led online course designed for domestic resettlement staff delivering Cultural Orientation. Participants will have the opportunity to enhance the delivery of their organization’s one-on-one Cultural Orientation, improve refugees’ learning experiences, and exchange knowledge with other staff in the field.  Didn’t get a spot […]

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Advanced Level Available for Online CO Certification Course

CORE is excited to announce that the Advanced Level of the Online Cultural Orientation (CO) Certification Course is now available. Each lesson takes 20 to 30 minutes to complete. Topics include: Taking a Strengths-Based Approach Creating a Positive Learning Environment Managing Common Challenges of CO Delivery Open to all resettlement staff involved in the implementation […]

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