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Sense 2008 National Report Basic Skills as a Foundation for Success in California Community Colleges (aka, the “Poppy Copy”) Two new Literature Reviews:   Promising Practices for Transitioning Students from Adult Education to Postsecondary Education and Effective Practices for Promoting the Transition of High Shool Students to College. Constructing a Framework for Success: A Holistic Approach to Basic […]

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SCVN Regional Gatherings

Welcome to the SCVN Regional Gatherings!  Here you will find information about all the SCVN Regional Gatherings that have occurred in 2010.  Everything here is yours to use and share.  Enjoy! SCVN Gathering: Cosumnes River College, February 19, 2010 Agenda Outcomes and Evaluation   PowerPoints Aimee Myers’ Assessment PowerPoint Aimee Myers’ Assessment Handouts Katie Hern’s […]

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Logic Modeling

  What is Logic Modeling? During the June 2009 Basic Skills Initative Leadership Institute, the SCVN coordinators/deans learned about logic modeling.  Logic Modeling is a process that helps basic skills committees create outcomes, activities, outputs, and resources for their collges’ collective basic skills efforts.  Logic Modeling allows everyone’s voice to be heard and valued and operates on […]

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Additional Resources

Following are a variety of resources that were posted during the 2009 BSI Leadership Institute.  Check them out! If you’d like to leave comments or questions about any of these resources, please click on “blog it” below. Measuring Up report, 2008: http://www.box.net/shared/qmbt4ythm9 The Randy Bass document referenced by Katie Hern in Day 5’s  session: http://www.box.net/shared/lay62o00mc […]

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SCVN Inquiry

While at the BSI Leadership Institute in San Francisco, the Basic Skills Coordinators/Deans from the pilot colleges in the Sacramento/Central Valley Network developed the following Regional Network Inquiry question: How do we get faculty to take ownership (ongoing engagement in and implementation of) of their professional development in teaching underprepared students? Please leave comments about this Inquiry […]

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Leadership Institute

Welcome to the 2009 BSILI! This page contains information that was discussed or created at the Leadership Institute, June 14-20, held at California State University at San Francisco. Please click on “blog it” below to leave comments or questions about the Leadership Institute. Left to Right: Participants from the Sacramento/Central Valley Network included Kirsten Corbin, […]

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