The 7th Annual Student Success Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference
The Annual Mid-Atlantic regional Conference on Promoting Student Success is merging with the ISTEM Conference (Effective Teaching of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics from State and National Experts!)
Mark your calendars now for the Friday, April 25, 2014 event.
Check out last year's program to see what presentations we regulary offer.
Promoting student success is everyone's responsibility. This one-day regional conference will offer opportunities for faculty and administrators to present ideas on a wide range of topics and to interact with peers from other institutions. The goal of the conference is to disseminate ideas and best practices that can be replicated at other colleges.
Last Year's Keynote Speaker:
Improving Diverse Student Outcomes in STEM Classrooms: Addressing the Missing Link
The National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity (NAPE) and her partners have identified a successful professional development model and strategy for transforming classroom practice to better inform and empower STEM educators to engage all their students to better prepare them for successful educational experiences, motivate them to finish rigorous STEM courses, and lead them into STEM careers.
Last Year's Featured Speakers:
Dr. William Heiser and Jack Andraka
Presenting Transforming School Culture with Science and Innovation
Dr. Heiser will share his journey of transforming North County High School into an innovative learning college. Learn some universal strategies that have changed the his school culture from low-performing to high-achieving.
A fifteen-year-old 10th grader from North County High School, has traveled the world talking about his development of a new, cheap, and accurate test for detecting pancreatic cancer. Jack won the Grand Price at the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair. Learn about Jack’s remarkable innovation.
"This conference is about change and how to transfer that concept of change into the institution and classroom.The focus is student success and achievement."
Registration information coming soon!
2013 Keynote Presentation
2013 Featured Speaker
Promoting Student Success: The First Year and Beyond,