Kellogg Institute 2020 Seminar Topics

Week 1:  Strategic Initiatives in Developmental Education

Week 1 focuses on strategies for success in the classroom. 

Seminars include: *

The History of Developmental Education

Adult learning and Developmental Theory

Universal and Instructional Design 

Data Driven Change on Campus


(*subject to change)


Week 2:  New Approaches for Developmental Education

Week 2 addresses models to incorporate new ideas for classroom success. 

Seminars will include: *  

Co-requisite Course Design 

Integration of Online Support Services

Open Educational Resources

Technology for the 21st Century Classroom

How to Positively Advocate for the Field

(*subject to change) 


Following the summer residency, participants return to their home campuses with an option to implement a Campus Innovation 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.