Kellogg Institute 2019 Seminar Descriptions

Below are descriptions for the 2-week Kellogg Institute for 2019:


Week 1:  Strategic Initiatives in Developmental Education

Focuses on strategies for success in the classroom.  Seminars will include:  The History of Developmental Education; Adult learning and Developmental Theory; Working with Diverse Student Populations; and The ThinkWell/LearnWell Project. 

Week 2:  New approaches for Developmental Education

Addresses models to incorporate new ideas for classroom success.  Seminars will include:  Implementing Acceleration Models; Open Educational Resources; Technology for the 21st Century Classroom; and Integration of Support Services.


Following the summer residency, participants return to their home campuses with an option to implement a program development project to receive graduate credit and certification. The project should be based upon knowledge and skills acquired at the Institute and designed to benefit the participant's institution. Implementation of the Campus Innovation Project comprises the project portion of the Institute. Successful completion of the residency and the project leads to certification as a Developmental Education Specialist.

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