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2nd Annual Reading Apprenticeship Conference

The Reading Apprenticeship Project hosted the Second Annual Reading Apprenticeship Conference on May 19 and 20 at College of San Mateo.  Educators from across the state joined us on Friday for pre-conference Reading Apprenticeship workshops offering deep dives into STEM, FYE, Learning Assistance, ESL, Math, and Equity.  Saturday’s concurrent sessions highlighted the strong work of embedding Reading Apprenticeship […]

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College of Alameda hosts “Transforming Student Success through Appreciation and Integration”

The NCLN and College of Alameda hosted a Transforming Student Success through Appreciation andIntegration event on February 10.  Participants from 11 community colleges and 2 CSU campuses came together to learn about Appreciative Inquiry as a means to facilitate conversation and goal-setting for campuses seeking to integrate BSSOT, BSI, Equity, and other transformational college initiatives.  […]

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Sierra College Hosts Introductory RA Workshop for ESL

Sierra College hosted an Introductory Reading Apprenticeship Workshop for ESL.  ESL educators convened to learn how the RA Framework and Routines can be used to apprentice English Language Learners, and they engaged in rich discussion of teaching and learning to help our students find greater success.  Also, special thanks to Susan Gaer and Tiffany Ingle […]

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BSI Kick-Off at Berkeley City College

Integration is the hot topic on California Community College campuses these days, as the Chancellor’s Office works to integrate plans; with this knowledge, 20 educators representing 10 California Community Colleges came together to discuss the integration of BSI, Equity, Transformational Grants, SSSP and other grant funding.   Berkeley City College hosted the NCLN’s Kick-off to explore […]

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Gavilan hosts Introductory RA Event

To kick off the academic year, Gavilan and 3CSN co-sponsored an Introductory Reading Apprenticeship Workshop on Friday, 9/9/16. Participants (students, faculty, tutors, and Supplemental Instruction leaders) came from Hartnell College, Gavilan College, CSU Monterey Bay, Evergreen College, Middlebury Institute for International Studies at Monterey, Foothill College, Cabrillo College and Gonzales Adult School.   The day […]

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Upcoming September Events

Welcome back!  We hope your fall terms are off to fantastic starts!     The NCLN is busy organizing professional learning events, and here are a few of them:    September 9: Introductory Reading Apprenticship Workshop hosted by Gavilan College: https://introragavilan16.eventbrite.com   Reading Apprenticeship (RA) helps teachers support students across the disciplines and levels to become motivated, […]

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Introductory RA Workshop at San Jose City College

On February 26, San Jose City College hosted a one-day Reading Apprenticeship event.  With the goal of making the invisible visible to our students, attendees spent the day learning how to invite our students into reading as problem-solving through the Reading Apprenticeship framework. Attendees experienced core Reading Apprenticeship routines like the Norms List pictured above.  […]

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March 25, 2016 Tutor Expo at Gavilan

On March 25, 2016, Gavilan will host its first Tutor Expo.  The purpose of the Expo is to extend tutoring networks of support within our campuses, our region, and our state.  The goals of the Expo are to help build peer tutor expertise, share strategies for collaborating with faculty and staff to provide effective academic support, showcase good work […]

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