2016 Statewide Collaboration for Dual Enrollment, Early & Middle Colleges

Thank you for attending the Third Annual Conference, Statewide Collaboration: Dual Enrollment, Early & Middle Colleges. Resources and presentations are below.


Thursday, October 27th

12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Pre-Conference Site Visit
John F. Kennedy Middle College High School
Corona-Norco Unified School District

The Machinery of Middle College Success

Presenter: Sarah Ragusa

JFK Guidance and Support

Presenters: Erin Spurbeck, Norco College Counselor and Lacy Carson, JFK MCHS Counselor

 

Thursday Mini-Session

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Navigating the Opportunities and Challenges for California Community College and Secondary Partnerships for Underrepresented Students

Dual Enrollment: Considerations Regarding Agreements for College and Career Access Pathway (CCAP) Partnerships and Non-CCAP Partnerships

Presenters: Rogéair Purnell, Senior Researcher, RP Group and Naomi Castro, Director, Career Ladders Project


 Friday, October 28th

9:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Morning Workshops – Session A

Strategies, Ideas and Pitfalls to Avoid when Starting an Early/Middle College High School

Presenter: Sherry Balian, President, California Coalition of Early and Middle Colleges

Prep 9 Academy: A Transition Model

Presenters: James Espinoza, Principal, Middle College High School @ San Bernardino, Linda Etzel, AVID Coordinator, Middle College High School @ San Bernardino, Mike Wood, Middle College High School @ San Bernardino and Axel Olson, Middle College High School @ San Bernardino

Open Access Textbooks – Meeting our Students’ Needs

Presenter: Barbara Illowsky, Dean of Basic Skills & OER, Online Education Initiative, Foothill-De Anza CCD

 Working Together Toward a Common Goal: One Collaborative Model

Presenters: Steve Hoffman, Teacher, Middle College High School @ Contra Costa College, Finy Prak, Principal, Middle College High School @ Contra Costa College and Dr. Ghada Al-Masri, Dean, Natural, Applied, and Social Sciences, Contra Costa College

11:05 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.

Morning Workshops – Session B

An Overview of K-12 Fiscal and Program Requirements of Dual/Concurrent Enrollment Programs

Presenters: Dr. Carolyn Hamilton, Education Programs Consultant, California Department of Education and Wendi McCaskill, Education Fiscal Services Consultant, California Department of Education

AVID: A Tool for Supporting College Readiness and Dual Enrollment Success

Presenters: Linda Etzel, AVID Coordinator, Middle College High School San Bernardino and Marissa Austin, AVID Teacher, Middle College High School San Bernardino

Change Theory in Practice: One School’s Journey

Presenters: Dr. Kathy Apps, Principal, Middle College High School @ Santa Ana College & Dr. Sara Lundquist, Vice-President, Student Services, Santa Ana College

1:50 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Afternoon Workshops – Session A

Middle College HS, San Bernardino: Leveraging College Partnerships Towards Becoming Top Ten

Presenters: James Espinoza, Principal, Middle College High School San Bernardino, Susan Gasca, San Bernardino Valley College Administrator and Linda Etzel, AVID Coordinator, Middle College High School San Bernardino

Ensuring College Course-Taking Success, Relevance and Supports in High School

Presenters: Jennifer Kim, Senior Research Associate, National Center for Restructuring Education, Schools and Teaching (NCREST) and Jan Murata, Prinicpal, Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy

College and Career Ready & the Role of Dual Enrollment

Presenters: Eric Peterson, Counselor/Dual Enrollment Coordinator Vista Murrieta High School and Susan Hochstrat, Dual Enrollment Coordinator, Mt. San Jacinto College

3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Afternoon Workshops – Session B

Dual Enrollment in California: Considerations for its Design, Implementation, and Evaluation

Presenters: Rogéair Purnell, Senior Researcher, RP Group and Naomi Castro, Director, Career Ladders Project

An Overview of K-12 Fiscal and Program Requirements of Dual/Concurrent Enrollment Programs

Presenters: Dr. Carolyn Hamilton, Education Programs Consultant, California Department of Education and Wendi McCaskill, Education Fiscal Services Consultant, California Department of Education

Open Access Textbooks – Meeting our Students’ Needs

Presenter: Barbara Illowsky, Dean of Basic Skills & OER, Online Education Initiative, Foothill-De Anza CCD

Ensuring College Course-Taking Success, Relevance and Supports in High School

Presenters: Jennifer Kim, Senior Research Associate, National Center for Restructuring Education, Schools and Teaching (NCREST) and Jan Murata, Prinicpal, Harbor Teacher Preparation Academy