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Rochester area collaboration – High School to College: Supporting Student Success
May 22, 2019 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm EDT
Join us for this full-day conference where you’ll have the opportunity to learn from your colleagues as we talk about ways to help our students successfully transition from high school to college. This conference will feature breakouts, panels, and poster sessions, with plenty of time for one-on-one conversations and making connections with educators from around the region. In collaboration with Rochester Regional Library Council, Monroe 2 BOCES SLS, SUNY Brockport and many others.
CALL FOR PROPOSALS
We’re looking for poster sessions featuring research projects from both high school and first year college level that represent a wide range of student experiences.
We’re also looking for breakout sessions on all topics related to student success, such as:
• First generation college students
• Scaffolding instructional sessions for classes with a range of research skill levels
• Teaching strategies
• How college culture and research/classroom learning come together
• Student resilience & self-advocacy
• Preparing for college level writing in all its modalities
• Crosswalking information literacy standards and frameworks (AASL & ACRL)
• Helping English language learners achieve success
• Thinking inclusively & universal design
• Information literacy and its connection to critical thinking
• Digital citizenship
• Supporting the whole student (social emotional learning)
• How public libraries support high school & college students
• OTHER TOPICS – SUBMIT YOUR IDEA
A full conference program will be available the week of April 11th.