Webcast: Achieving Student Success: Transitions to Post-secondary Education

Achieving Student Success: Transitions to Post-secondary Education

This webcast occurred on January 20, 2010, at 1:00–2:30 pm EST


Transitioning students through their educational experience and on to post-secondary education can be a challenging process.

Learn what local programs, in partnership with colleges, are doing to ensure that students are ready to move from adult literacy classes to post-secondary education and beyond. In this Webcast, designed for program administrators, experts explore successful student transitions as well as discuss current research, state office technical assistance, and adult education program perspectives.

Presenters

Jeffrey A. Fantine, State Director of Adult Education, Maine

Ellen Hewett, Director of the National College Transition Network (NCTN) at World Education, Inc.

Daniel J. Miller, Acting Director, National Institute for Literacy

Julie Scoskie, Director, Jefferson County Public Schools Adult and Continuing Education, Louisville, Kentucky

Ronna Spacone, Education Program Specialist, U. S. Department of Education, Office of Vocational and Adult Education

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