2016 MCCA Professional Development Conference
October 21, 2016
Conference Theme: Retention & Student Engagement
You can look forward to break out sessions that cover the following topics:
- Student Success
- Classroom Engagement
- Student Communication
Feature: Faculty panel who will speak to best practices related to student engagement and improving classroom communication.
Note: Your institution will be invoiced for all attendees, following the conference. A fee of $22/individual will be assessed with a discounted rate of $18/member for schools with 15 or more attendees. MCCA recommends you seek approval from your supervisor prior to registration.
Call for Submissions:
Have some best practices for engaging and retaining students? We would love for you to share your knowledge and expertise with your higher education colleagues! Check out the submission requirements below and reach out to Lacey or Stacy if you have questions.
Submission Deadline: August 29, 2016
Lacey Erickson firstname.lastname@example.org 612-656-6847
Stacy Severson email@example.com 612-244-2800
We look forward to your attendance!
-MCCA Professional Development Committee
· Title of innovation or solution
· Name of contact person and contact information
· Speaker bio
· Description of the format and outline of the content and key messages
· Abstract in 100 words or less describing your program session (to be used in the conference program)
· Learning outcomes
Presentation Information and Important Dates
Time: Break-out sessions are limited to 50 minutes: 40 minutes for presenting-10 minutes for Q & A. We strongly recommend presentations be timed in advance to ensure 10 minutes for audience Q & A. This is a very important part of the presentation.
Technology: All presenters are encouraged to bring their own USB drive to ensure presentations display correctly.
Proposal Submission Deadlines: You must submit your proposal on or before August 29, 2016
Authors notified of selection: You will be notified on or before September 15, 2016 regarding the status of your proposal.