Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges of Connecticut

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Spring 2019 Newsletter

Upcoming Event

Spring 2021 MATYCONN Meeting - Being held virtually through Webex* on 4/23/2021

9:00 - 10:00 Business Meeting

10:00 - 10:15 Share Best Practices for Online Teaching

10:15 - 10:30 Break

10:30 - noon Presentation by Elizabeth Kopka on Multiple Measure Placement Systems

Elizabeth Kopko is a senior research associate at CCRC, Community College Research Center housed in Columbia University’s Teachers College. From CCRC’s website . . . “CCRC studies community colleges because they provide critical access to postsecondary education and are uniquely positioned to promote equity and social mobility in the United States. Our mission is to conduct research that helps these institutions strengthen opportunities and improve outcomes for their students, particularly those from underserved populations.“ Elizabeth will be talking about the research on multiple measure placement systems, the use of GPA as one of those measures, and Aoptions for designing a multiple measures placement system.

Here is a link to her bio:

https://ccrc.tc.columbia.edu/person/elizabeth-kopko.html