The Mission of CCDA
The Colorado Career Development Association (CCDA) is a state affiliate of the National Career Development Association (NCDA). Our organization exists to serve those who have an interest in career and workforce development issues in Colorado.
2022 Award Recipients
|Rich Feller Award||CCDA Diversity Initiative Award|
The annual Rich Feller Award recognizes those who have made valuable contributions to the career development field and have served others as a mentor and colleague. The Rich Feller Award for 2022 was awarded to Andrea Wieland (Front Range Community College).
The CCDA Diversity Initiative Award recognizes an individual or team that has demonstrated a high degree of cultural responsiveness and inclusive practices within the domain of career-related activities. The Diversity Initiative Award for 2022 was awarded to Kyle Inselman (University of Denver).
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Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
CCDA abhors the horrific and senseless violence that struck Colorado Springs. We stand resolute that violence and hate will not prevail, including hate directed at the LGBTQ+ community. Learn more about resources and how you can help.
Storytelling: Connecting Culture, Creativity, and Career Development in the Classroom
By Karoline Jarr and Janae Hunderman
Students have stories that matter and want work that matters as well. This article will introduce practitioners to three free and useful tools, grounded in Narrative Career Counseling Theory, for connecting student stories to career development. Practitioners can use these easy strategies to equitably integrate culture, creativity, and career learning in any classroom setting.Complete Article >
"This article originally appeared in NCDA's web magazine, Career Convergence, at www.ncda.org. Copyright National Career Development Association, (Oct. 2021). Reprinted with permission."