7/2013 Open House

"Moving Ideas, Not People"                                                        July 2013
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Curriculum Alignment Webinar
Teaching Tip
What's In The News
Programming Schedule
Featured Program
Renewal Time!

For the 2013-2014 academic year, STARLINK will be focusing on the Student Success Initiative, which is now a major agenda item for U.S. colleges and universities. 
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Curriculum Alignment Webinar!

This FREE pre-recorded webinar  discusses real-time web application processes for updating and aligning expected post-secondary learning outcomes to current industry skill requirements.


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What's In The News!

Defining and Promoting Teamwork in the Classroom


Group work and teamwork. In college courses the terms refer to students working together, often on an assignment or an activity. Group work is the more neutral term, whereas teamwork implies something about how the students are working together. And although teamwork is easy to identify when we see it on a playing field or court, what does teamwork look like in a college classroom? 

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STARLINK will host its second annual virtual open house on July the 15th-19th, 2013. During this time all of our archived programming will be available to view for FREE.  You must register in order to receive a login and password.
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2013-2014 Programming  


September 9, 2013

"What strong performing colleges & universities do to promote student success"


October 21, 2013

"What the best teachers do"   


November 25, 2013

"Deliver an authentic learning experience: real world or life experiences"   


February 3, 2014

"Improving student outcomes in developmental math courses"


March 3, 2014

"Early intervention systems: advising & counseling"


April 28, 2014

"The first year experience"


(Additional programs will be added in the fall)
Monthly Featured
"Hmmm; Can I spend it for that?: Carl Perkins Grant Allowables"
(Members Only)
Showing July 1-31, 2013



Michael Brustein is a nationally recognized authority on the federal role in education, and has spent the past 35 years concentrating on the federal delivery system for career technical education.  He is a founding partner in the Washington, DC law firm, Brustein & Manasevit, which maintains a nationwide education practice.  Mr. Brustein advises several, State, local and postsecondary institutions on matters related to Tech Prep and the Perkins Basic Grant. He has worked with congressional staff over the past several years in the crafting of the various Perkins Bills.


Mr. Burstein is the foremost authority on Perkins Grant regulations.  He will discuss such things as:

  • What activities and funding are allowable
  • Supplanting
  • Supporting student organizations
  • Time and effort reporting
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