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Northern California Learning Assistance Project Sharing Event #2 (10/27/17) – Skyline College

 

Faculty, coordinators, staff, instructional aides, and student leaders:

Please join us for a 3CSN Learning Assistance Project (LAP) event for Fall 2017: Professionalizing Learning Assistance and Building a Statewide Network!  Come share best practices and discuss how to create a wider learning assistance community.  Topics will include:

  • How Learning Assistance Programs support guided pathways at CA community colleges
  • Focused discussion on professional development for peer leaders
  • Establishing advisory committees for Learning Assistance Programs on your campus
  • Leveraging our LAP network: Association of Colleges for Tutoring & Learning  Assistance (ACTLA) and other state/national organizations

This event will also serve as a lead-up to Tutor Expo 2018!

Please find a map of Skyline College: http://www.skylinecollege.edu/maps/  A parking permit will be provided closer to the date of the event.

 

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SSI/AtD Summit #1 – Early Alert and Alert Teams (10/27/17) – LA Mission College

In this summit, participants will focus on the importance of Early Alert and creating Early Alert Teams (faculty, staff and program coordinators) to improve student outcomes.  

* 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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Intro to Equity and CRTL (10/26/17) – Laney College

Intro to Equity and CRTL will give participants an opportunity to learn and engage in activities to support their efforts in reducing opportunity gaps and improving student success outcomes.  Facilitators, Arnita Porter and Paula Brown, will provide an overview of Equity and Culturally Responsive Teaching and Learning (CRTL) pedagogy and share effective practices to improve equitable outcomes for students across disciplines and in the delivery of services.  Using Appreciative Inquiry, participants will engage in activities that foster

 

 

1. integration of equity and CRTL principles into their daily practice to improve students’ sense of belonging and increase engagement;

2. alignment with student equity and college success plans; and

3. building capacity for creating equity-minded institutions. 

 

From a strength-based perspective, this interactive workshop focuses on reimagining our campus communities into welcoming and supportive environments for our students.  

Tentative Agenda: 

8:30 – 9:00 am – Continental Breakfast, Check-in

9:00 – 9:15 am – Welcome, Introductions, Icebreaker

9:15 – 11:00 am – Session A, Activities

11:00 – 11:15 am – Break

11:15 am – 12:30 pm – Session B, Activities

12:30 – 1:00 – Reflections, Next Steps, Feedback

1:00 – 2:00 pm – Lunch 

 

 

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Ventura/Central Coast Learning Assistance Project Sharing Event (10/20/17) – Santa Barbara City College

 

Faculty, student leaders, coordinators, instructional aides and staff: Please join us as we introduce 3CSN’s Learning Assistance Project (LAP), share practices, and discuss how to create a wider learning assistance community, including participation in the statewide Tutor Expo in spring 2018.

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orthern CA Learning Assistance Project Sharing Event #1 (10/20/17) – Sierra College

 

Faculty, student leaders, coordinators, instructional aides and staff: Please join us as we introduce 3CSN’s Learning Assistance Project (LAP), share practices, and discuss how to create a wider learning assistance community, including participation in the statewide Tutor Expo in spring 2018.

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Greater Orange County Learning Assistance Project Sharing Event (10/20/17) – Santiago Canyon College

Calling all tutoring, supplemental instruction, and learning assistance (broadly) coordinators, directors, and others connected to postsecondary tutoring within the greater Orange County region! Join us for a morning of discussion, networking, and sharing to advance our community of practice. Topics will include:

  • Tutor Training
  • Preparing for Tutor Expo ’18
  • Leadership Training for Coordinators/Directors
  • The Role of Tutoring in Guided Pathways and Integrated Planning
  • Ways we can support each other’s programs (strengthening our community of practice)

Morning refreshments will be provided, and parking will be free. More details will be posted and emailed to registered participants.

 

Tentative Agenda

8:30 am – sign in and refreshments

9:00 am – welcome / introductions

9:10 am – think/pair/share (current issues)

9:30 am – read together (guided pathways activity)

10:00 am – break

10:10 am – discussion (guided pathways / integrated planning)

10:30 am – tutor training / Tutor Expo

11:00 am – who/what map activity

11:30 am – wrap up and evaluations

 

Please send any questions to Danny@3csn.org.

 

 

 

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Intro to Equity & CRTL Regional Event (9/29/17) – Riverside City College

The Intro to Equity and CRTL workshop will give participants an opportunity to engage in activities and learn tools that will support efforts in reducing equity and opportunity gaps and improving student success outcomes. Facilitators, Arnita Porter and Paula Brown, will provide tools and strategies for embedding CRTL and high-impact practices to create equity-minded classrooms and student services programs that are welcoming, supportive, and learning-centered. In this interactive workshop, participants will: 

1. be introduced to principles of Equity, CRTL, and Cultural Humility; 

2. engage in discussions to increase awareness and deepen their understanding of learning barriers, such as unconscious bias and stereotype threat; 

3. learn effective strategies for embedding equity and CRTL principles and practices into their daily practice;  

4. engage in activities to support their efforts in helping students reach their goals and improve student success outcomes. 

This regional event is open to instructors, counselors, classified staff, administrators, and all who are interested in building capacity for equity work. Join us to share ideas, network, and build community. 

Tentative Agenda: 

12:00 pm – Check-in, Working Lunch 

12:00 – 12:15 – Welcome, Introductions, Icebreaker 

12:15 – 1:00 – Session A, Activities

1:00 – 1:45 – Session B, Activities

1:45 – 2:00 – Break

2:00 – 3:00 – Session C, Activities

3:00 – 3:45 – Session D, Activities

3:45 – 4:00 – Reflections, Next Steps, Feedback 

Campus Map: HERE

 

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Intro to RA Workshop (9/8/17) – Saddleback College

 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 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.

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

Campus Map Information Comin Soon

 

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Intro to Habits of Mind for NCLN (9/8/17) – College of Marin

This introductory workshop guides participants in exploring and cultivating the Habits of Mind – intelligent behaviors/thinking dispositions – research has shown have the powerful potential to promote college and career success.  Using the Appreciative Inquiry framework, we will delve into how Habits of Mind, when mindfully and intentionally used, can and do support our educational practice, our classroom and campus cultures, and our students’ academic abilities and inclinations.

Room location: AC 255 (Academic Center)

Parking Information: Closest lots are 3, 2, and 16.

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Leadership Initiatives Conversation at ASCCC Event

In August 2017, ASCCC and 3CSN teamed up to facilitate a conversation with part-time faculty members from across the state of California about how to get more involved in statewide leadership initiatives. The purpose of the event was to break down some of the major state wide student success initiatives and to explore how part-time […]

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