College and Career Readiness and Linked Learning

Co-hosted with the Alliance for Excellent Education, this session focused on Linked Learning, a transformative approach for secondary education that integrates a college preparatory academiccore with career and technical education and work-based learning opportunities in small, career-themed pathways to increase student motivation, engagement and achievement. Brad Stam, VicePresident of ConnectEd: The California Center for College and Career, Matt Perry, Director of Secondary School Reform, Sacramento City Unified School District, Cindy Brown, Director of Pathways, Porterville Unified School District, Val Staley, Assistant Superintendent for Education Services, Porterville Unified School District, Jonathan Raymond, Superintendent for Sacramento City Unified School District, and other leaders from California’s Sacramento City Unified and Porterville Unified school districts shared their process for developing college and career ready graduate outcomes, and for strategizing how to authentically assess student progress toward those outcomes, as part of the Linked Learning District Initiative. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0bJRQC30r_Q
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm EDT
Online
Hosted by
National High School Center
College and Career Readiness and Success Center
Event Type
Online Webinar