Thursday, June 4, 2020
The RP Group

 Call for Proposals

The call for proposals for the 2020 Strengthening Student Success Conference is now closed. We will notify everyone about the status of their proposal in mid-June. If you have any questions, please contact Lila Tavelli.

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 SSSC20 Proposal Submission Guide and list of Proposal Questions. The theme of this year's conference is "Caring. Commitment. Community."

How are Proposals Evaluated?

Each proposal will be evaluated using the 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 narratives, 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: External Partnerships and Networks

  • Advancing Equitable Institutional Transformation

  • Fostering Equitable Placement, Support, and Completion

  • Ensuring Learning in the Classroom and Beyond

  • Building a Culture of Improvement for Equitable Outcomes: 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 SSSC20 Proposal Submission Guide.


Please contact Lila Tavelli.