Note: The Acceleration in Context Initiative is excited to announce the first AIC Summer Learning Institute! It will be held June 9-11 at Chabot College in Hayward, CA.
For more information: the-initiative.accelerationincontext.net/2011/04/07/aic-summer-learning-institute-june-9-11-at-chabot-college-in-hayward/
The Acceleration in Context Initiative is also hosting one-day conferences across California that will respond to and expand on issues raised in this film as well as offer strategies for bringing Acceleration to community colleges.
To learn more about Acceleration in Context please visit:
Film synopsis: English professor Tracey Walker and Student Co-Inquirer Ryan Hicks are from Mesa College in San Diego, California. At the Faculty Inquiry Network Conference Celebration held in Spring 2011 at Chabot College, they told the story and presented the data around developing accelerated English course pilots at both Mesa College and San Diego City College.