An Open Forum…Effective Basic Skills Practices

Dear Orange County Learning Network, What are your thoughts about how to link or connect BSI (Basic Skills Initiative), SSSP (Student Success & Support Program), and Student Equity? Also, how could ongoing professional learning assist in these efforts to break down silos and create a greater sense of community?

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Participants at LINKS 10 Santa Ana discuss professional learning in an post-lunch activity.

LINKS 10 Successfully Held at Santa Ana College!

9/26/14 Santa Ana, CA — Today Santa Ana College hosted 3csn’s LINKS 10: Taking the Lead: Building Sustainable Professional Learning. Participants engaged in a day of reflection, dialog, and productive tasks to explore what good professional learning looks like and how to further professional development efforts on their home campus. Twenty-six educators representing 10 colleges throughout southern California […]

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LINKS 10, Taking the Lead: Building Sustainable Professional Learning

Dear Colleagues, I encourage you to register for LINKS 10 at Santa Ana College on 9/26 (8:30am-2:30pm). This is going to be a truly awesome event. Let’s go and learn how to enhance the good work we do for our students by making a commitment to our own ongoing professional learning. The economy is recovering, […]

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Looking at Completion through the Student Equity Lens

https://magic.piktochart.com/output/2275893-equity-of-completion-outcomes-co

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California Acceleration Project

Acceleration Presentation

We had a terrific meeting yesterday (2/10/11) focusing on Acceleration at Fullerton College.  Thank you Katie and Myra for joining us and posting your presentation. Orange County Regional Meeting on Accelerated Curricula and Pedagogy

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Unlocking the Gate

Unlocking the Gate What We Know About Improving Developmental Education

Here’s the latest literature review from MDRC on stategies for improving Developmental Education… “Emphasizing results from experimental and quasi- experimental studies, this literature review identifies the most promising approaches for revising the structure, curriculum, or delivery of developmental education and suggests areas for future innovations in developmental education practice and research. This analysis focuses on […]

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Leadership Inquiry: Moving from Awareness to Action

BISILI 2011 Switch Your Organization: A Workbook

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CCRC Report on Acceleration

Get with the Program: Accelerating Community College Students’ Entry into and Completion of Programs of Study

Get with the Program- Accelerating Community College Students’ Entry into and Completion of Programs of Study

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Free Workshop: Assessment Strategies & Models that Help Tell the Story

Orange Coast College has been selected to host a free regional Assessment Strategies and Models workshop on March 25th for the Bridging Research, Information, and Culture (BRIC) initiative. BRIC is an important RP Group statewide initiative to develop resources, tools, strategies, and models that help build a culture of inquiry around central issues affecting community colleges. […]

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A Synthesis of State Policy Recommendations for the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office

WestEd reviewed recent California policy studies  and compiled A Synthesis of State Policy Recommendations from Select Reports for the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office.  It is presented here for your reference.

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