Best Practices in Developmental Math Conference
Recently, The Massachusetts Community Colleges Executive Office (MCCEO) was involved in the planning, coordination and execution of the Developmental Math Conference which was held at Massasoit Community College this past June. MCCEO was a key partner along with the Community College Chief Academic Officers, Faculty Conference Committee, Department of Higher Education and the conference team at Massasoit Community College. The keynote was delivered by Dr. Uri Treisman, Professor of Mathematics and Executive Director the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Treisman spoke to an audience of numerous faculty and administration members from both the Massachusetts Community Colleges and the state universities. Panel presentations on best practices in Acceleration Models in Developmental Math, Non-traditional Models of Developmental Math Curriculum & Delivery, and Strengthening Under-Prepared High School Students for College math were delivered throughout the day long conference.