Check-In So Students Don’t Check Out
When students describe good or bad educational experiences, they often talk about whether their instructor “cared.” A Check-In routine is a flexible way for instructors to communicate, “I care about you, your experiences in this class, and your learning.” This webinar occurred on Monday, May 15 from 3:30-4:30. In this webinar presenters discuss how English
Webinar: Designing a Corequisite for Calculus I with Lisa Morales and Paula Young
This webinar occurred on April 14, 2023. Mt. SAC professors, Lisa Morales and Paula Young, guided us through the process they used to design a corequisite for Calculus I. Topics included backwards design, integrating precalculus skills just-in-time, and equity-minded instructional practices.
Webinar: Calculus I with a Corequisite, featuring Mt. SAC faculty Lisa Morales and Paula Young
This webinar occurred on March 16 from 3-4:30. Mt. SAC has offered a corequisite for Calculus I for four years as an option for students deemed calculus ready who want extra support. With AB 1705 and the mandate for STEM students to begin in calculus, Mt. SAC is positioned to build on their success with this
Webinar: Will AB 1705 Led to Stronger and More Equitable Calculus Completion for the Business Major?
Myra Snell, CAP Co-Founder and Professor of Mathematics, discusses CAP’s new report. Michelle Beatty, Professor of Mathematics at College of San Mateo, and Sepideh Daroogheha, Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Los Medanos College share their experiences teaching an open access applied calculus course with corequisite support.
Report: Will AB 1705 Lead to Stronger and More Equitable Calculus Completion for the Business Major?
In light of AB 1705 mandates, this report examines how prerequisite requirements, corequisite options, and the discontinuation of remedial math are currently impacting equitable access to and completion of calculus for the business major. This analysis suggests that opportunities exist throughout California’s community colleges for increasing the volume and diversity of students making progress toward
Webinar: AB 705 Research Update on English Learners
Hear the latest AB 705 research focused on English learners in California’s community colleges. Craig Hayward and Terrence Willett from the Research and Planning Group will discuss their research into placement of English learners who are US high school graduates, international students, and adult learners. Olga Rodriguez from the Public Policy Institute of California will share