49th Annual Conference of the Two-Year College Association of the Northeast 23-25 October 2014 Embassy Suites Baltimore

full name / name of organization: 
Two-Year College Association of the Northeast
contact email: 
tyca2014@gmail.com

FINDING SAFE HARBOR: CREATING PATHWAYS TO COMPLETION AND STUDENT SUCCESS

Hosts: Community College of Baltimore County
Howard Community College
Montgomery Community College
Prince George's Community College

Speakers: Gish Jen, Taylor Mali

SUGGESTED TOPICS:

Flexible learning environments
 Teaching argument
 Closing the achievement gap
 Student support
 Fostering faculty diversity
 Building community with adjuncts
 The corporatization of higher ed
 What Common Core means for community colleges
 Middle College & dual enrollment
 The future of writing
 Accelerated classrooms
 Multimodal composition
 E-portfolios
 Developing basic literacy skills
 Critical thinking skills
 Relevance of Reading
 Supporting faculty in times of change

cfp categories: 
african-american
american
childrens_literature
classical_studies
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
ecocriticism_and_environmental_studies
film_and_television
gender_studies_and_sexuality
general_announcements
humanities_computing_and_the_internet
interdisciplinary
poetry
popular_culture
postcolonial
professional_topics
rhetoric_and_composition
romantic
science_and_culture
theatre
theory