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2nd Annual Reading Apprenticeship Conference — College of San Mateo (5/19/17-5/20/17)

2nd Annual California Statewide Reading Apprenticeship Conference

Conference Website

Join educators from across California to learn more about how they use the Reading Apprenticeship framework to support students to become motivated, strategic, and critical readers, thinkers, and writers, to develop positive literacy identities, and to engage with challenging academic texts. On Friday, May 19, choose a full day (10:00am-4:00pm) or half day (1:00-4:00pm) workshop.  On Saturday, May 20, concurrent sessions will highlight practitioners’ work with Reading Apprenticeship and: English as a Second Language, English, History, Math, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, General Education Courses, such as History and Psychology, Career Technical Education Courses, Acceleration, Online learning environments, Faculty Inquiry Groups, Assessment, Campus Transformation and more.

Conference Website:

http://teingle.wix.com/raannualconference

 Conference Schedule At A Glance

College of San Mateo Campus Map 

http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/map/docs/CSMCampusMap.pdf

Parking Information

Posted closer to conference date

Hotel Information-

San Mateo Marriott San Francisco Airport 

1770 South Amphlett Blvd.

San Mateo, CA 94402

Conference Registration Fee: $75.00

Continental Breakfast and Lunch provided each day.

 

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Habits of Mind for Service Learning — Cerritos College (4/28/17)

Habits of Mind for Service Learning

Cerritos College, Auto Partners Bldg – Room 12A*

10am – 2pm

April 28, 2017

This introductory workshop provides an orientation to a Habits of Mind framework for supporting students in Services Learning Projects and Programs.  Topics include Hope, Growth Mindset, Grit, and Mental Dispositions/Habits needed for success. The practical application of these concepts will be explored, exchanged and generated in this interactive professional learning session.  

Agenda:

10:00      Check-in

10:10      Introductions and Session Overview

10:20      Desired Outcomes of Service Learning

11:00      Dispositions of Success:

  • Hope
  • Growth Mindset
  • Grit
  • Habits of Mind

12:00     Lunch

12:30     Showcase of promising classroom strategies, activities, assignments

1:00       Where dispositions are developed in our current educational practice 

1:30       Idea Carousel: Create & Exchange     

Workshop activities and discussions are designed for both faculty and staff.

We will engage your professional experience and generate new ideas for supporting student success!

*Parking instructions will be emailed to registrants the week of the event. 

The 3CSN Team hopes to see you there. Contact Jan Connal at jan@3csn.org for more information.

 As good environmental stewards, 3CSN has decided to limit the distribution of printed materials at all 3CSN events.  Only the most essential handouts will be provided.  Please consider bringing your WiFi friendly devices to access our materials online at 3CSN.org.   

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Introductory Reading Apprenticeship Workshop — Los Medanos College (4/28/17)

Do your students struggle to do the reading in your class?

Do you ever wonder how to help them engage with the course texts? 

Do you feel like giving up on assigning reading?

Don’t give up . . . Our Students Can Read!

Reading Apprenticeship (RA) helps teachers support students across the disciplines and levels to become motivated, strategic, and critical readers, thinkers, and writers, to develop positive literacy identities, and to engage with challenging academic texts.

Featured Speakers:

Kyle Hull, English Instructor, Gavilan College, 3CSN Regional Coordinator

Lauren Servais, English Instructor, Santa Rosa Junior College, 3CSN Regional Coordinator

What to bring: One copy of a short text (1-2 pages) from one of the classes that you teach

Location/Parking:

Link to Parking Permit coming

Campus Map Link 

 

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SSI/AtD Summit #3 – Creating Campus Professional Learning Hubs — West LA College (4/28/17)

In this summit, participants will learn the nuts and bolts of creating professional learning hubs that focus on campus initiatives and statewide projects.  Guest speaker and panelists will share activity planning, implementation and evaluation strategies that serve their campus-wide innovative student success efforts. 

* Student Success Initiative Committee of LACCD. All local colleges can participant in the SSI/AtD Summits. LACCD -SSI Committee’s monthly meeting immediately follows the summit.

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LINKS (Learning in Networks for Knowledge Sharing)-Building Leadership Networks: Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn — Ventura Crowne Plaza (4/21-4/22/17)

For the past several years, RP Group’s Leading from the Middle (LFM) and 3CSN’s Basic Skills Initiative Leadership Institute (BSILI) have supported colleges as they strengthen their capacity to create and sustain leadership focused on what students need to reach their goals. Expanding on this work, LFM and 3CSN are pleased to invite you to a two-day conference, “Building Leadership Networks: Learning to Lead, Leading to Learn.” Held at the Crowne Plaza on the beautiful beach of Ventura, California on April 21-22.

Registration and Agenda Details

 

The cost is $50 (plus EventBrite Processing Fee of $3.74) for two days; this includes the preconference and meals. If you plan on attending one day, the cost is $30  (plus EventBrite Processing Fee of $2.64). Advance payment via EventBrite registration accepted via Visa, Check or Invoice. Checks should be made out to: Los Angeles Community College District.  Same day payment accepted via check only.

 

Friday, April 21, 2017

 

10:00am – 12:00pm – Preconference – California Guided Pathways

Dr. Craig Hayward will provide an overview of the California Guided Pathways project and lead an interactive session exploring ways in which your college can connect with this work.

 

12:00pm – 5:00pm Day One –Building Collaborative Cultures and Institutional Coherence

Interactive breakout sessions will feature case studies from exemplar LFM and BSILI colleges. Through these case studies, participants will explore leadership themes, including:

  •    Building organizational coherence
  •    Cross walking for integrated planning
  •    Developing collaborative cultures
  •    Engaging resistance
  •    Collecting and sharing data
  •    Seeding networks and relationships
  •    Scaling and sustaining projects/initiative over time

5:30pm – 7:00pm – Reception

Dinner on your own

 

Saturday, April 22, 2017

 

8:00 – 9:00am – Breakfast

 

9:00 – 3:00pm – Day Two – Building Capacity for Equity at Scale

Keynote speaker Dr. Francis Kendall will set the context for integrating equity into our success initiatives. The State Chancellor’s Office will discuss how they will provide resources to support leadership and integration for transformation at scale. Teams will participate in an interactive “Equity Data Walk,” and LFM and 3CSN coordinators will facilitate a conversation about how we can continue to leverage our networks and resources to support colleges across the state.

 

We will conclude the conference by a raffling off prizes, including registrations for the October 2017 Strengthening Student Success Conference

Please share information about this event with your friends: http://tinyurl.com/2017links

 

 
Area Hotels:
 
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach: 450 E Harbor Blvd, Ventura (805) 648-2100
 
 
Wyndham Garden View Point:550 San Jon Road, Ventura (805) 643-0245
 

https://www.wyndhamhotels.com/wyndham-garden/ventura-california/pierpont-inn-wyndham-garden-ventura/overview

 
Ventura Beach Marriott:2055 E. Harbor Blvd. (805) 643-6000
 

 

Best Western Plus Inn of Ventura: 708 E Thompson Blvd, (805) 648-3101
 

 

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Northern California Tutor Expo ’17 — Delta College (4/7/17)

Call for Proposals (click here!)

 Note: The deadline for proposal submission is 12:00 p.m. on March 10, 2017. Notifications will be sent out shortly after.

 Tutor Expo ’17, the forth annual conference by and for postsecondary tutors, faculty, staff, and administrators connected to tutoring and learning assistance within the California community college system, will be held in beautiful Stockton, CA, at San Jaoquin Delta College on Friday, April 7, 2016. The theme for this conference will be “Equity,” and we encourage proposals to interpret this theme broadly. Presentations will address topics such as tutor training, faculty-tutor collaboration, supplemental instruction, online tutoring, discipline-specific tutoring, program development, and many more.

Tutor Expo ’17 is offered through 3CSN’s community of practice, the Learning Assistance Project, whose mission is to work across campuses to sustain a community of educators toward the professionalization of postsecondary tutoring and learning assistance. 

Registration will be in the Cafeteria. Morning refreshments and lunch will be provided.

Nor Cal Tutor Expo ’17 @ Delta College!

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Introductory Reading Apprenticeship Workskhop — Shasta College (3/31/17)

 Do your students struggle to do the reading in your class?

Do you ever wonder how to help them engage with the course texts? 

Do you feel like giving up on assigning reading?

Don’t give up . . . Our Students Can Read!

Reading Apprenticeship (RA) helps teachers support students across the disciplines and levels to become motivated, strategic, and critical readers, thinkers, and writers, to develop positive literacy identities, and to engage with challenging academic texts.

Featured Speakers:

Ann Foster, English Instructor, Santa Rosa Junior College, 3CSN Network and Reading Apprenticeship Coordinator

What to bring: One copy of a short text (1-2 pages) from one of the classes that you teach

Location/Parking:

Description of parking, permit required, etc.

a) Link to Parking Permit

Campus Map Link 

http://www.shastacollege.edu/Resources/PDF/Campus%20Map%20Redding%20Main.pdf

 

 

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Habits of Mind for Developmental Math — Cerritos College (3/24/17)

Habits of Mind for Developmental Math

Cerritos College, Auto Partners Bldg – Room 12A*

10am – 2pm

March 24, 2017

This introductory workshop provides an orientation to a Habits of Mind framework for supporting students in Developmental Math courses.  Topics include Hope, Growth Mindset, Grit, and Mental Dispositions/Habits needed for success. The practical application of these concepts will be explored, exchanged and generated in this interactive professional learning session.  

Agenda:

10:00      Check-in

10:10      Introductions and Session Overview

10:20      Desired Outcomes for Developmental Math

11:00      Dispositions of Success:

  • Hope
  • Growth Mindset
  • Grit
  • Habits of Mind

12:00     Lunch

12:30     Showcase of promising classroom strategies, activities, assignments

1:00       Where dispositions are developed in our current educational practice 

1:30       Idea Carousel: Create & Exchange     

Workshop activities and discussions are designed for both faculty and staff.

We will engage your professional experience and generate new ideas for supporting student success!

*Parking instructions will be emailed to registrants the week of the event. 

The 3CSN Team hopes to see you there. Contact Jan Connal at jan@3csn.org for more information.

 As good environmental stewards, 3CSN has decided to limit the distribution of printed materials at all 3CSN events.  Only the most essential handouts will be provided.  Please consider bringing your WiFi friendly devices to access our materials online at 3CSN.org.   

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SSI/AtD Summit #2 – Embedded Student Services in First Year Experience Programs — LA Mission College (3/24/17)

This Summit will focus on the importance of embedding student services in FYE Programs to further support our efforts in increasing student persistence and completion.  Guest speaker and panelist will discuss successes and share best practices and strategies for effectively addressing implementation challenges.   

8:30am -9am will be coffee and refreshments. Summit will begin at 9am. Lunch will be provided, so please register. 

*Student Success Initiative Committee of LACCD.  All local colleges can participate in the SSI/AtD Summits.  LACCD-SSI Committee’s monthly meeting immediately follows the summit. 

 

 

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Greater Orange County Learning Assistance Project Spring Sharing Event — Saddleback College (3/10/17)

Calling all educators connected to tutoring, supplemental instruction, and learning assistance! The spring Orange County LAP event will showcase the tutoring program at Saddleback College.

Tutoring coordinators, faculty, tutors, and tutorial staff are encouraged to attend!

Morning refreshments will be provided. Please park in LOT 7. A parking permit will be emailed to all registered guests. The event will take place in the LRC/LIB 314. For a map of the campus, please click here.

For more information, contact danny@3csn.org.

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