ERIC Number: ED394413
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Mar
Fountains of Opportunity. National Association for Developmental Education Annual Conference Proceedings (18th, Kansas City, Missouri, March 2-6, 1994).
Higbee, Jeanne L., Ed.; Dwinell, Patricia L., Ed.
This proceedings publication addresses issues in developmental education at the postsecondary level. Papers are: "Public Relations: Making Videos to Promote Your Program" (Carol H. Bader and Kathy Liles); "Winning Strategies Through Individualized Learning in the Success Center" (Deanna L. Culbertson and Phillip C. Johnson); "Implementing Holistic Approaches in the Community College Reading Center" (Andra L. Dorlac); "Instructional Strategies to Promote Motivation of Developmental College Students" (Margaret Drew); "Integrating Teacher/Student Learning Preferences With Effective Note-Taking" (Dorothy H. Fancher); "A Teaching Excellence Program for Developmental Education" (Christine Hall et al.); "Your Teaching Experiences and Students With Disabilities" (Bonnie MacLean Hodge and Jennie Preston-Sabin); "Transition to College: Leveling the Playing Field" (Marjorie L. Illingsworth and Ronald D. Illingsworth); "Effective Writing Conferences: Teaching and Learning, One to One" (Margaret Kantz et al.); "Opportunity for Developmental Faculty: Videotape Project on Collaborative Learning" (Cathy W. Leist et al.); "Beyond the 3 Rs: Fostering Student Responsibility" (Patricia McClure and Barbara Henry); "Developing Visualization and Spatial Skills" (Jan Melancon); "MBTI Learning Style Preferences and Mathematics Instruction Methods" (Dorothy C. Newman and Charlotte Matthews); "Humor in the Mathematics Classroom? But Seriously" (Chuck Nicewonder); "Establishing a Training Program for Learning Assistants" (Gary M. Parilis and Bob Nelson); "Adult Literacy Models: Incorporating Creative and Critical Thinking Development" (Emily Miller Payne and Barbara G. Lyman); "On Seeing Black Through Both Blue and Brown Eyes" (Patricia T. Price et al.); "The Role of Institutional Support in Developmental Student Retention" (Ruth Salter and Ann Gray Noblett); "Producing and Utilizing Multicultural Videos in Developmental Writing" (Jaime Sanchez and Annette Sanchez); and "Successful Experiences and Outcomes of Cooperative Learning" (Donna Saye and Tammy Abbott). (Individual papers contain references.) (NAV)
Descriptors: Compensatory Education, Cooperative Learning, Developmental Programs, Disabilities, High Risk Students, Higher Education, Humor, Learning Strategies, Mathematics Instruction, Multicultural Education, Multimedia Instruction, Reading Instruction, Remedial Instruction, Remedial Programs, Special Needs Students, Teacher Student Relationship, Videotape Recordings, Writing Instruction
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association for Developmental Education.
Note: For the 1993 Proceedings, see ED 369 323.