Sunday, February 25, 2018
The RP Group
Call for Proposals

The call for proposals for the 2018 Strengthening Student Success Conference is now open. We invite you to submit a proposal for a conference session by completing the online submission form by 11:59 pm on Thursday, March 15, 2018. We will notify everyone who submitted a proposal regarding the status of their proposal by May 4th.

Criteria and Submission Guide

For the criteria used to select submissions, including information on how we choose sessions, specific proposal questions, and detailed descriptions of the conference strands, please download the SSSC18 Proposal Submission Guide and list of Proposal Questions. The theme of this year's conference is "Making our Colleges Student-Ready."

How are Proposals Evaluated?

Each proposal will be evaluated using scoring rubric.

Topics & Formats

We are accepting proposals in 60 and 80-minute formats. All sessions should be designed for active learning. Through a range of narrative, demonstrations, conversations, and hands-on activities, participants will be able to consider how concepts, models, and possibilities could be applied to their own practices and settings.

Conference Strands

  • Collaborating Across Sectors and Segments: Partnerships and Networks

  • Transforming the Institution through Guided Pathways

  • Advancing Completion of Transfer-Level Math and English: Implementation of AB 705

  • Ensuring Learning in the Classroom and Beyond

  • Building a Culture of Improvement: Professional Learning and Leadership Development

  • Working at Scale: Strategic and Integrated Planning

  • Emerging Issues

  • Open Format

For a full list of strand descriptions please see SSSC18 Proposal Submission Guide.

Presenter Resources

Presenter resources are available here or in the left-hand menu.

Questions?

Please contact Lila Tavelli.