Wednesday, August 17, 2022
The RP Group

 Call for Proposals

The call for proposals for Strengthening Student Success Conference 2022 is now closed! Everyone who submitted a proposal was notified regarding the status of their proposal in mid-may.

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 SSSC22 Proposal Submission Guide and list of Proposal Questions. The theme of this year's conference is "Leading with Clarity, Determination, and Purpose."

How are Proposals Evaluated?

Each proposal will be evaluated using the scoring rubric.

Topics & Formats

This year we will accept proposals for both in-person and virtual presentations. Please note that a limited number of virtual presentations will be accepted; the majority of the presentations will be offered in person.

  • In-person formats (60 and 80 minutes)

  • Virtual format (60 minutes)

All sessions should be designed for active learning. Through narratives, demonstrations, conversations, and/or hands-on activities, participants should 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: Antiracist Partnerships and Networks Creating Equitable Outcomes

  • Redressing Structural Inequities to Achieve More Equitable Institutions

  • Achieving Equity in the Classroom: Critical Changes to Address Inequities, Champion Antiracism, and Improve Learning

  • Creating Equitable Support Systems for Students and Employees that Address Basic Needs and Physical and Mental Well-Being

  • Building Culturally Robust and Positive Practices that Increase Student Agency: Professional Learning and Leadership Development

  • Strategic and Integrated Planning to Create Caring, Equitable, and Antiracist Campus Communities

For a full list of strand descriptions please see the SSSC22 Proposal Submission Guide.


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