Orange, CA–On April 13 and 14, 2018, approximately 260 educators (mostly community college tutors) from 39 colleges and universities gathered at Santiago Canyon College for two days of workshops, presentations, and dialog about all things learning assistance. With more than 40 presentations covering a wide range of topics from motivation to ESL tutoring to online […]
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Tutor Expo ’18: Santiago Canyon College
Santiago Canyon College Hosts a Learning Assistance Sharing Event!
Orange, CA–On Friday, October 20, 2017, twelve educators representing five colleges (Coastline Community College, Golden West College, Santiago Canyon College, Saddleback College, and Cypress College) convened at Santiago Canyon College for a morning of discussion related to learning assistance (e.g., tutoring, supplemental instruction, etc.). Among the topics included the role of learning assistance in Guided […]
LAP Sharing Event @Saddleback College
Mission Viejo, CA–On the morning of Friday, March 10th, 2017, several educators representing six institutions within the California Community Colleges convened in the newly-renovated Learning Resource Center at beautiful Saddleback College. There, guests were treated to a tour of the Learning Resource Center, which includes the library and tutorial services. There was also helpful dialog around […]
LAP Sharing @Santiago Canyon College!
Orange, CA — On Friday, October 21st, approximately thirty educators (faculty, tutors, administrators, and researchers) representing 17 California Community Colleges convened at beautiful Santiago Canyon College for a morning of discussion, reflection, and networking to learn about effective practices to grow and sustain tutoring. A showcase of the program at Saddleback Community College was […]
Fullerton College Hosts Regional BSI Kickoff Event
Fullerton, CA — On Friday, September 9th, 2016, twenty-three educators from 12 California community colleges gathered at beautiful Fullerton College to learn information and share practices related to the Basic Skills Initiative, Student Equity, the Basic Skills and Student Outcomes Transformation, and the Student Success and Support Program (SSSP). The theme of the meeting […]
[3CSN] So Cal BSI Coordinators Event – Golden West College (May 13, 2016)
Huntington Beach, CA–Thirty-one educators from fifteen colleges gathered at beautiful Golden West College to hear Kirsten Corbin, Dean of Basic Skills and Special Programs at the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office, discuss the latest news regarding the Basic Skills Initiative. Some takeaways included learning that the format for the report due this October will return to […]
[Orange County] Math Success at Golden West College!
November 6, 2015 — Twenty-seven educators (19 faculty and 8 tutors) from six colleges convened in the green environs of Golden West College on a breezy, sunny Friday to listen to three great speakers, Dr. Barbara Illowsky, Dr. Greg Brigman, and Dr. Erin Craig, present on ways and means to enhance student success in mathematics […]
10/23 Strengthening Professional Learning @Cerritos College
On Friday, October 23, 2015, 18 representatives of 14 different colleges convened in the Teleconference Center at Cerritos College for a day devoted to discussion around new faculty orientation programs and practices. Participants learned about the Center for Teaching Excellence (CTX) at Cerritos, and were given time to work in groups to brainstorm issues, ideas, […]
May 7 – New! 3CSN Webinar Series on Reading Apprenticeship!
3CSN presents its first Reading Apprenticeship webinar series. The theme for this series is Reading Apprenticeship and Campus Change Narratives. Representatives from each college in this series will share how their RA efforts started and the specific steps they took to grow their Reading Apprenticeship program. This spring 3CSN has scheduled 4 webinars focused […]
[OCLN 3CSN] 3/27 Event Reflection – Professional Learning @Cerritos College
Norwalk, CA–On Friday, March 27, thirty-three educators from 17 regional colleges gathered at Cerritos College to learn about efforts made to establish and sustain the Cerritos Center for Teaching Excellence (CTX). The well-attended event afforded participants an opportunity to take a tour of the CTX and to hear about lessons learned from lead presenter and host […]