NROC Webinar Scaling Student Success Across North Carolina Community Colleges

LIVE WEBINAR

North Carolina has undertaken a statewide initiative called RISE (Reinforced Instruction for Student Excellence). Learn how the initiative was developed and implemented over three years, including changes in student placement practices that emphasize GPA and eliminate high-stakes placement tests for most students; the creation of one-semester transition courses; and the development of robust co-requisite courses[…]

NROC Webinar Kentucky Skills U Instructional Framework Series for Adult Educators

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR

The Kentucky Skills U Instructional Framework Series was designed to provide a common instructional foundation for all of Kentucky’s adult education providers. Local adult educators (who intuitively aligned instruction with college and career readiness standards, student assessment criteria, and program performance metrics) provided the impetus for this project. Building upon the work done by local[…]

NROC Webinar Workforce-Education Partnerships to Change the Opportunity Equation

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR

Comprehensive workforce talent pathways, aligned with industries that drive economic development, give communities the power to rally their entire workforce continuum––education, WIOA, nonprofits, and employers––to strengthen local economies. Learn how The Bridge of Southern New Mexico, and its mission-related Workforce Talent Collaborative, brought together an unprecedented set of partners to connect the people of this[…]

NROC Webinar OER Slam Favorites From the NROC Community

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR

Pioneering NROC members are working with teachers to adapt low- and no-cost content and applications for powerful instruction in high school, college, and adult education classrooms. Learn how they are implementing their favorite open educational resources (OER) to improve student outcomes. Presenters: Jon Fila, Minnesota Intermediate District 287; Theresa Umscheid, Iowa Community College Online Consortium;[…]

NROC Webinar Training Pre-service Teachers with EdReady

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR

Learn how California State University at Long Beach focused the use of EdReady on the goal of enhancing prospective secondary mathematics teachers’ pedagogical content knowledge, as well as their understanding of how digital resources might enhance student learning in practice. Presenter: Babette Benkin, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics,[…]