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The Necessity of Professional Development for Developmental Education Reform

Conference: American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) Annual Convention
Date and Time: April 20, 2015 12:30–1:30 PM
Location: San Antonio, TX
Venue: Harry B. Gonzalez Convention Center | 212A

Community colleges experimenting with instructional innovation may require instructors to change their teaching practices. This session featured research findings and faculty and administrator perspectives on designing professional development aimed at implementing and sustaining instructional change.


Maria Scott Cormier
Senior Research Associate
Community College Research Center
Donna McKusick
Dean, Developmental Education and Special Academic Programs
The Community College of Baltimore County-Essex
Barbara Lontz
Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs, West Campus and Associate Professor, Mathematics
Montgomery County Community College
Peter Adams
Professor of English and Director of Accelerated Learning
Community College of Baltimore County (CCBC)

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