Skip to Content

Tag Archives: Developmental Writing

Using Freespeaking instead of Freewriting to Assist in Converting Thought into Writing for Developmental Students

Name of Event: NADE Conference 2014 Place of Event: Dallas, Texas Date of Event: March 8, 2014 Title of breakout or keynote address: Using Freespeaking instead of Freewriting to Assist in Converting Thought into Writing for Developmental Students Name(s) and Affiliation of Speaker(s): Summer Dickinson, Mid-Plains Community College What were some sample outcomes of the… Continue Reading

Posted in Developmental Education Virtual Resource | Also tagged | Comments closed

A Webinar Conversation on Creating Support for Wide Scale Changes to Developmental Education

 A Conversation on Creating Support for Wide-Scale Changes to Developmental Education How can we improve Illinois’ developmental education system? How can we ensure that stakeholders, including faculty, have substantive input in the process? Women Employed hosted a webinar on September 27th  2013, that featured leaders from Rend Lake College, Miami Dade College, and Texas State University,… Continue Reading

Posted in Developmental Education Virtual Resource | Also tagged , , | Comments closed

The Accelerated Learning Program (ALP)

The Accelerated Learning Program (ALP) is a form of mainstreaming developed at the Community College Baltimore County. ALP attempts to combine the strongest features of earlier mainstreaming approaches and, thereby, to raise the success rates and lower the attrition rates for students placed in developmental writing. Link to article http://alp-deved.org/

Posted in Developmental Education Virtual Resource, STEM CCR Resources | Tagged | Comments closed