Future-Ready Community Colleges: Conversations on Key Trends Shaping Policy, Practice, and our Professional Lives
Sunday, February 24 from 1:30 - 2:30 PM
ROOM: Soho on the 7th Floor
Drawing on findings from (1) the newest League for Innovation Key-Trends Study of presidents and senior leaders in community colleges, (2) issues and ideas from the recent Grantmakers for Education conference, and (3) a national survey of college students conducted by the Center for Generational Kinetics, the presenters—who are both former League for Innovation in the Community College presidents—will offer trend clusters that are likely to shape our policy, practice, and professional worlds in the near future and over the next decade. Come join the conversation and add your voice to the mix!
Speakers: Mark Milliron, Gerardo de los Santos
Thirteen Ideas That Are Transforming the Community College World
Monday, February 25 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
ROOM: Times Square on the 7th Floor
National leaders will present three ideas that are transforming the community college world: completion agenda, community college baccalaureate, and college promise. The ideas come from a new book—Thirteen Ideas that Are Transforming the Community College World—by 23 authors representing 12 national organizations and edited by Terry U. O’Banion.
Speakers: Terry U. O'Banion, Martha J. Kanter, Mark Milliron, Deborah Floyd