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Professional Development Day: Equity Focus
Rooms 8402 & 8338
April 18, 2014
9 a.m.-2 p.m.
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Please register in advance for this event.

Professional Development Day • Equity Theme
8:30-9 a.m.  Coffee & Greeting
9-10:20 a.m.  Keynote Presentation Student Equity: From Policy to Action; Estela Bensimon, co-director of the Center for Urban Education

10:30-11:30 a.m.  Breakout Sessions

•  Equity in an Innovation Economy: From Access to Success; Robert Cormia, Engineering/Nanoscience Instructor

•  ESL Students in Content Courses; Rich Morasci, ESLL Instructor

•  Q & A Reception with Dr. Bensimon

11:40 a.m.-12:40 p.m.  Breakout Sessions

•  Student Services & Support: Implementing Equitable Practices on the Front Line; April Henderson, EOPS Services & Tutorial Coordinator

•  How to Reduce Stereotype Threat Effects in Your Classroom; Ben Stefonik, Psychology Instructor

12:40-1 p.m.  Lunch

1-2 p.m.  Equity and Foothill’s Future: Preview of the 2014 Student Equity PlanErica Onuga, Student Equity Workgroup Faculty Chair

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Special Notice: Admission is free for faculty & staff; please advance register for the event

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