ASCCC Central/Sacramento Regional Workshop Spring 2009
The following successful practices were presented at the Central/Sacramento Regional Workshop held at the Sacramento Hilton Arden West Hotel, April 30-May 1, 2009. The successful practices fell into three categories: First Year Experience, Tutoring, and Cross Curricular Programs.
First Year Experience Programs
Addressing the Needs of a Diverse Student Population Through a First Year Experience Program
Contact: Frances Gusman, College of the Sequoias: firstname.lastname@example.org
.XL – The Summer Bridge & First-Year Experience Program
Contact: Lynn Wright, Pasadena City College: email@example.com
Partnership for Student Success at Santa Barbara City College
Contact: Jerry Pike, SBCC: Pike@sbcc.edu
Students Helping Students Through Fresno City ETC Extending The Class
Contact: Jaclyn Hardy and Janine Nkosi, Fresno City College: firstname.lastname@example.org
Cross Curricular Programs
An Adjunct Paired Class: Helping Students Be Successful
Contact: Gretchen Cupp and Rick Bliss, Yuba College: email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org
Participants at the Sacramento/Central Workshop identified programs/activities in which their colleges excel and those in which their colleges are challenged.
Nancy Cook’s PowerPoint for ASCCC Central/Sacramento Regional Workshop, May 1, 2009
Check out presentations from the Bay Area Regional Workshop, April 23-24, 2009
Check out presentations from the Southern California Regional Workshop, May 7-8, 2009
Developmental Mathematics Pilot
Teams of college faculty in the San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco areas are collaborating in a pilot study program to support implementation of effective instructional practices for the Basic Skills Initiative in Developmental Math courses. The Faculty Collaborations for Course Transformations (FACCTS) Program for Development Mathematics in the California Community Colleges is supported by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. Read more about this exciting pilot!