ATD In The Field & In the News

The Achieving the Dream team is in the field this week on campus site visits and participating in summits, conferences, workshops, and meetings across the country. Keep up with us on Twitter @achievethedream.

Achieving the dream holistic student supports institute

St. Louis, MO  

ATD’s second annual Holistic Student Supports Institute is designed to support institutional teams of four or more in examining student movement through their institution and designing and executing a coherent strategy for designing a student support model that supports the whole student, based on ATD’s Holistic Student Supports Framework. Executive Director of Holistic Student Supports Dr. Mei-Yen Ireland will be hosting with her Holistic Student Supports team and supported by experts in this field. Following along on Twitter using #HolisticStudentSupports

The open education conference

Niagara Falls, NY

The OpenEd18 program has over 350 presentations, posters, roundtables, lightning talks, panels, and symposia. Director, OER Degree Initiative, Dr. Richard Sebastian and Associate Director, OER Degree Initiative, Francesca Carpenter will present "Institutional OER Implementation: An Emerging Model from Achieving the Dream’s OER Degree Initiative". Richard will also be presenting "Student and Economic Impacts from OER: Lessons from the Achieving the Dream OER Degree Initiative".



15th Annual DREAM National Convening: February 19-22, 2019 in Long Beach, CA
A Unique Collaborative & Learning Event

Mark your calendars for our special 15th anniversary DREAM 2019 convening. This unique collaborative learning event is open to all colleges and universities, inside and outside of the Achieving the Dream Network.

ATD Teaching & Learning Summit: Building a Culture of Teaching Excellence for Student Success: May 30 – June 1, 2019 in Minneapolis, MN

Spend three days focused exclusively on building awareness of classroom-based student success strategies. Teams composed of faculty members, academic affairs administrators, faculty developers and CTL directors will devise action plans to bolster their institution’s teaching and learning capacity.  Check our website soon for details.


Tackling Poverty to Increase Graduations

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