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Illinois Council of Community College Presidents response to PARCC

This policy was developed with the support and endorsement from the Illinois Community College Chief Academic Officers (ICCCAO) and Illinois Council Community College Chief Student Services Officers (ICCCSSO).  Additionally, this policy was developed in consultation with the Board of the Illinois Math Association of Community Colleges (IMACC) and endorsed by the Curriculum Committee of the… Continue Reading

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STEM CCR: Partners in Readiness

April 24, 2014 Marriott Hotel in Normal, IL. This event provided information to STEM College and Career Readiness sites about high school to college transition strategies and effective partnerships. Agenda April 24 Presentation Bridging the Gap:  An Illinois Toolkit for Using the Common Core for Secondary and Postsecondary Alignment Gap Analysis ELA Gap Analysis Math… Continue Reading

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Readiness, Behavior, and Foundational Mathematics Course Success

This article, published in the Journal of Developmental Education, Volume 37, Issue 1, Fall 2013, examines the effects of math readiness and student course behavior (e.g.,attendance, participation, homework completion)on knowledge gain and course success using two samples of students enrolled in foundational skills (noncredit-bearing) mathematics courses. As hypothesized, entering student mathematics readiness and course behavior… Continue Reading

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Strategies for Math Success Webinar

This webinar provide the participant with instructional math strategies to assist more students in being college ready. Paul Nolting, PhD, author of Winning at Math: Your Guide to Learning Mathematics through Successful Study Skills and additional other books and articles, will describe proven success strategies, including Math Study Skills Evaluation Survey, Math Learning Profile, and… Continue Reading

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STEM College and Career Readiness Initiative: Reducing Math Remediation

Name of Event: NADE 2014 Conference Place of Event: Dallas, TX Date of Event: March 7, 2014 Title of breakout or keynote address: STEM College and Career Readiness Initiative: Reducing Math Remediation Name(s) and Affiliation of Speaker(s): Brian Durham, and Amandao Corso, Illinois Community College Board;  Rosie Banks, Harold Washington College; Matthew Lathrop and Jeremy… Continue Reading

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STEM CCR Presentation to National Association for Developmental Education 2014 Conference

Representative from ICCB, Harold Washington College and Heartland Community College presented a break-out session on STEM CCR at the National Association for Developmental Education in Dallas, Texas. The PowerPoint that they utilized with the presentation is below. NADE STEM CCR PowerPoint

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What We Know About Accelerated Developmental Education

This research report from the Community College Research Center summarizes the research on accelerated developmental education. What We Know About Accelerated Developmental Education

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Dramatically Raise Persistence and Success by Embedding Interventions

Name of Event: National Association of Developmental Education Conference 2014 Place of Event: Dallas, TX Date of Event: March 6, 2014 Title of breakout or keynote address: Dramatically Raise Persistence and Success by Embedding Interventions Name(s) and Affiliation of Speaker(s): Paula Khalaf, Lone Star College – Cy Fair ; Sharon Miller, Lone Star College –… Continue Reading

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Developmental Math Intervention, Center for Success in Mathematics

Name of Event: National Association of Developmental Education Conference 2014 Place of Event: Dallas, TX Date of Event: March 6, 2014 Title of breakout or keynote address: Developmental Math Intervention, Center for Success in Mathematics Name(s) and Affiliation of Speaker(s): Jaime Hurtado, Richland College What were some sample outcomes of the project or instructional strategies?:… Continue Reading

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Developmental Math – No Longer the Black Hole

Name of Event: National Association of Developmental Education Conference 2014 Place of Event: Dallas, TX Date of Event: March 7, 2014 Title of breakout or keynote address: Developmental Math – No Longer the Black Hole Name(s) and Affiliation of Speaker(s): Susan Barbitta, Guilford Technical Community College ; LaRonda Lowery, Robeson CC What were some sample… Continue Reading

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