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2013-2014 Programming Survey

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. We want to be responsive to your needs, so we are requesting your assistance to finalize our programming. Below is a survey link which contains a number of topics that we are considering. Please complete the survey by April 29, 2013 making sure to add any additional topic ideas you may have. Your input is greatly appreciated.

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"ePortfolios: Helping Students ePlan Their Future"
(Members Only)
Showing May 1-31, 2013
This program will define the ePortfolio and discuss best practices, pitfalls to avoid and how ePortfolios are being used in workforce development. We'll also discuss the future of the ePortfolios and see examples of ePortfolios being used in the classroom.

Trent Baston
Executive Director
Association for Authentic, Experiential, and Evidence-Based Learning

Bret Eynon
Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning
LaGuardia Community College

Dr. John Zubizaretta
Carnegie Foundation's 2011 National Professor of the Year
Columbia College
Becki Williams
Science Faculty
Richland College
Student Completion


This previously recorded webinar provides information about the various initiatives that have improved the number of students achieving success in obtaining an industry-recognized credential, certificate, or degree in various Texas institutions.


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Assessing Assessment: Five Keys to Success



There are those in the academic community who dread hearing and reading about assessment. But aside from the mandatory reporting required by credentialing and accreditation agencies, how can faculty members be sure that all of the assessment activities they are required to report actually produce change and are not just more paperwork?


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