Promising Practices in Immigrant Higher Education

October 29-31, 2012

Bold Innovations @ Alamo Colleges: Implementing Innovative Assessment and College Credit Training Models for Underserved Adults

Annual Conference of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities

Anson Green, Carrie Tupa
Alamo Colleges
San Antonio, Texas

  • Part I
  • Part II

  • September 24, 2012

    Strategies and Practices for Effective  Assesment in Community Colleges

    National Immigrant Integration Conference, Baltimore, MD

    Anson Green
    Alamo Colleges
    San Antonio, Texas


    April 24, 2012

    Ensuring Immigrant Student Succes and Completion: A Critical National Imerative

    American Association of Community Colleges
    Orlando, FL

    Teresita B. Wisell and Jill Casner-Lotto, CCCIE
    Sarah Hooker, Migration Policy Institute
    Jeannett Manzanero, Palm Beach State College


    October 25, 2011

    Digital Learning and Adult ESL

    National Immigrant Integration Conference
    Seattle, Washington

    Heide Spruck Wrigley
    LiteracyWork International


    October 23-26, 2011

    Redesigning Community Colleges to Support Immigrant Student Sucess

    National Immigrant Integration Conference
    Seattle, Washington

    Kathy Cooper, Washington State Board CTC
    Mimi Maduro, Oregon Department of Community Colleges & Workforce Development
    Jeff Wagnitz, Highline Community College
    Sandra Schroeder, AFT Washington
    Teresita Wisell, Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education & Westchester Community College


    October, 11-12, 2011

    Humbolt Park Vocational Education Center’s Dual Credit/Dual Enrollment Program

    National Council of La Raza Workforce Development Forum, Chicago, IL

    Madeline Roman-Vargas, Wilbur Wright College


    September 22-24, 2011 

    Supporting Immigrant Student Success: A Critical National Imperative

    National Community College Hispanic Council Leadership Symposium, San Antonio, TX

    Teresita Wisell, Jill Casner-Lotto, CCCIE
    Anson Green, Alamo Colleges


    December 2010

    From Research to Practice: ABE/ESL to Work Credentials

    CCCIE Blue Ribbon Panel Annual Meeting
    White Plains, NY

    Dr. Luzelma Canales, Interim Associate Dean of Community Engagement & Workforce Development, South Texas College; Dr. Heide Spruck Wrigley, Senior Researcher for Language, Literacy & Learning, Literacywork International


    April 20, 2010

    Serving the Needs of our Immigrant Students: Promising Practices

    American Association of Community Colleges Annual Convention
    Seattle, WA

    Teresita B. Wisell, Jill Casner-Lotto, CCCIE
    Paul Feltman, World Education Services


    August 2009

    Community Colleges: Partners in Immigrant Education

    Texas Literacy Workforce Literacy Summit at Alamo Community College
    San Antonio, TX

    Teresita B. Wisell, CCCIE


    June 15, 2009

    Expanding and Strengthening ESL: Practice, Policy, and Partnerships

    Pennsylvania Department of Education ESL Conference
    Harrisburg, PA

    Teresita Wisell, Westchester Community College


    April 19, 2010

    Accelerating the Transition from Basic Skills to College and Career Pathways through I-BEST

    American Association of Community Colleges Convention
    Seattle, WA

    Israel Mendoza, Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
    Davis Jenkins, Community College Research Center, Columbia University
    Michele Johnson, Pierce College District


    April 5, 2009

    Community Colleges as Leaders in Immigrant Education

    American Association of Community Colleges Annual Convention
    Phoenix, AZ

    Teresita Wisell, CCCIE
    Raul Ramirez, Pima Community College
    Israel Mendoza, Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges


    April 2, 2009

    Retention Strategies for Immigrant Students

    Northeastern Association of Two Year Colleges
    Tarrytown, NY

    Teresita Wisell, CCCIE
    Ruben Barato, Robert Nechols; Westchester Community College