Speakers and Workshops
All lunch workshops will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Degree Planning Workshops
All Degree Planning workshops will be held from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
The workshops are geared towards students who are enrolled in Educational Planning.
Sept. 21, 2019
Introduction to Degree Program Planning
This workshop will focus on orienting students to the language, tools, and processes related to degree program planning and the portfolio assessment process. Students will also learning more about DP Planner and PLA Planner.
Oct. 19, 2019
Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)
This workshop will focus on how to conceptualize and prepare written essays to support requests to earn college-level credit for prior learning experiences outside of the formal classroom. Students will also explore possible prior learning topics, learn about the PLA interview process and review the various forms of prior learning that are available to students.
Nov. 16, 2019
The Rationale Essay
This workshop will help demystify the rationale essay and the process of writing it. Students will learn what to include and what not to include in the essay, as well as tips for writing and organizing the essay.