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crowd of attendees for Tutor Expo '17

LAP Strikes Gold in Sacramento at ACTLA 2017

Sacramento, CA–On Thursday, April 27th, 2017, coordinators of 3CSN’s Learning Assistance Project presented a 3-hour pre-conference workshop at ACTLA 2017 on the current developments within the LAP community of practice, which included a theoretical framework for tutoring. In total, participants represented ten different instutitions in higher education that included two and four-year institutions.  To view […]

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Tutor Expo Recognizes Award Recipients

  Pasadena, CA–For the first time in its four-year history, Tutor Expo featured an awards ceremony to recognize both tutors and coordinators who had been nominated for excellence in their practice. The nomination form for both Tutor of the Year and Coordinator of the Year were part of the registration materials in the months leading […]

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Tutor Expo ’17: Pasadena City College

Pasadena, CA–For two days across the final weekend of March 2017 (Friday, March 31 and Saturday, April 1), hundreds of learning assistance educators convened at the beautiful and serene Pasadena City College campus for Tutor Expo ’17, the flagship conference event produced by 3CSN’s Learning Assistance Project. Tutor Expo is an annual spring conference by […]

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Learning Assistance Project

The Learning Assistance Project (LAP), a 3CSN-based community of practice, promotes ongoing professional learning for tutors and all educators connected to learning assistance within the California Community Colleges. Founded in 2015, the origin of the community can be traced to 3CSN’s Basic Skills Initiative Leadership Institute (BSILI), where founding LAP coordinators Crystal Kiekel, Mark Manasse, […]

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