Friday, 07 January
275. Pedagogical Goals in the Two-Year College
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Diamond Salon 7, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on the Two-Year College
Presiding: Susannah Mary Chewning, Union County Coll., NJ
Speakers: Carol Denise Bork, Mercer County Community Coll., NJ; Katherine E. Boutry, West Los Angeles Coll., CA; April M. Bronis Lawson, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community Coll., Jackson County Campus; Steven B. Canaday, Anne Arundel Community Coll., MD; Laurie B. Hughes, Richland Community Coll., IL; Kathryn Kristyna Stevenson, Univ. of California, Riverside
This session aims to answer the question, For what are two-year-college faculty members preparing students—the workplace or transfer to a four-year institution? Participants will discuss their experience teaching language, literature, writing, and professional skills in order to serve students in the shifting landscapes of the professional and academic worlds.