developing a positive self-image;
The AFC Calling Card for Success © (CCFS) program is
an alternative learning program that fits all who aspire to become successful
academically and socially. The essential pillars of the CCFS Program are
Educational Enrichment, Life Skills Exposure, and Career Development. Working
together, these pillars enhance academic, social growth and career aspirations
to achieve positive life outcomes.
The Alternatives for Crime "Calling Card for
Success © " Program, CCFS
self-confidence and self-sufficiency;
enhancing educational skills to graduate successfully;
readiness skills to compete in today’s workforce.
Pillars of Success Descriptions
Educational Enrichment: Provides active individual
learning options to take place through:
Fulltime online and blended programs; AP, remediation
and credit recovery courses; personalized educational summative, formative and
adaptive assessments for total student engagement; individual learning and
lesson plans; correlated curriculums that are aligned to state and national
standards; tests and reports to ensure that learning and benchmark goals are
met; storing data for reporting to assure that students are within Lexile and
Quantile national norms or above; 6 world-language courses needed to become
college and career ready and automated
tracking system for reporting individual and aggregated data.
Life Skills Exposure: Provides learning lessons, skills and techniques needed to achieve
individual success through:
Listening & communication skills; multi-tasking; anger
management; goal setting and mentoring
Career Development: Enables students to understand the
correlation of lessons learned to entering job markets of
tomorrow by utilizing well-known online curriculums to:
Understand technique for interviewing; resume writing;
finding career direction; acquire job readiness skills; learn career
advancement strategies and obtain employment through internship.
AFC cultivates a positive attitude toward learning and
achieving. The AFC philosophy is "failure is not an option."
doesn't come to you...you go to it" - Marva Collins