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Click Here to download the 2013 Think Big conference Program.

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Here’s your chance to attend our 2014 NACCTEP National Conference in Anaheim for FREE

NACCTEP is raffling one free 2014 conference registration on Sunday, March 10, 2013 during the national conference closing session. Attendee must be present to win the drawing. Remember to sign-up at the registration desk when you check-in, one entry per attendee.

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Breakout Sessions

The Breakout Sessions for the 2013 Think Big conference can be viewed here.

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New Early Session - Attendees asked for more sessions on Friday and this year we have added an additional Forum session.

Today’s Challenges

Demands on community colleges are greater today than just a few years ago. Budget cuts, student achievement, completion agenda, articulation, and the Common Core Standards are just a few of the issues facing our teacher education programs. Join your regional ambassadors as they moderate this unique opportunity to engage with your colleagues around some of the critical challenges facing community college teacher education programs.

Presenters: NACCTEP Ambassadors

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Rebecca Mieliwocki

The Power of a Teacher - 2012 National Teacher of the Year

Rebecca Mieliwocki is a 7th grade English teacher at Luther Burbank Middle School, which houses 1100 students in grades 6-8. She has been teaching for 14 years and has spent nine years in her current position. Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication from California Polytechnic State University and her professional clear credential in Secondary English Education from California State University Northridge (CSUN). She is the 2005 California League of Middle Schools Educator of the Year for Southern California, a 2009 PTA Honorary Service Award Winner, and a BTSA mentor, and has also served as a teacher expert for CSUN College of Education Panel titled "The ABC's of IEPs." Read More

   

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The 2012 National Teacher of the Year, Rebecca Mieliwocki, from Burbank, Calif., talks to Charlie Rose, Gayle King and Erica Hill about the educational challenges facing teachers and students today, and in the future. Watch Video.

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Community colleges serve as a gateway to higher education for millions of Americans. As we strive to provide the highest quality programs, we must continue to be innovative and forward thinking in our approach to serving teacher education and early childhood students.

Network with colleagues, hear from experts, and share ideas about how community colleges are thinking big as they prepare tomorrow's teachers at the National Association of Community College Teacher Education Programs Think Big conference, March 8-10, 2013, in Dallas, Texas, at the Hilton Anatole. Faculty, deans, presidents, chancellors, students, early childhood and K-12 educators, business partners, and educational organization representatives should plan to attend this innovative conference.

Explore ultra-modern and sophisticated Dallas, the ninth largest city in the nation. Attractions in Dallas include a rich arts district, first class restaurants, cultural venues, and the best shopping in the southwest.

 
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