Focused Inquiry Network-Sharing Ideas .
Focused Inquiry Network-Sharing Ideas Information from first Meeting at this link. Date Tuesday, November 30th Time 2:15-3:45 FIN session II : Sharing Ideas AGENDA Intro to Faculty Inquiry- Rose Asera This is a follow-up to the overview at our first meeting with examples of inquiry projects from Chabot College, Pasadena City College, and College of the Desert. Rose Asera is currently the Director of Pathway Connections and is responsible for outreach and engaging the wider community of interest. From 2004-2009 she directed the Carnegie project on Strengthening Pre-collegiate Education in Community Colleges (SPECC), a multi-site action-research project that focused on teaching and learning in pre-collegiate mathematics and English language arts courses at 11 California community colleges. Intro to Inquiry into Math and ESL – Jeanne Gross, Professor, ESL Jeanne and her group will share their inquiry questions and the process they are following to gather information. Group discussion regarding the inquiry process There will be a facilitated discussion to help others with their inquiry projects. Our next meeting is Tuesday, Feb 22, 2011 2:15-3:45 Resources Change and Sustain/Ability: A Program Director’s Reflections on Institutional Learning PDF Version Publication Author: Rose Asera Abstract: In “Change and Sustain/Ability: A Program Director’s Reflections on Institutional Learning,” Asera looks at how community colleges encounter, respond to, and incorporate ideas about teaching and learning, and the various strategies they employ to sustain productive innovations.