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CTN TO HOST VIRTUAL ASCENDER SPRING SEMINAR
CTN will host the Virtual Ascender Spring Seminar on March 31st and April 1st from 9 am until 4 pm. The Spring Seminar brings together scholar mentors, educators, advisors, counselors, and trainers from across the state to discuss progress and challenges in the program and to share best practices in the classroom. The third and final seminar for cohort 2021, the series focuses on components of the Ascender Framework for Student and Faculty Advancement. The seminar will focus on the retention of students for the upcoming fall term, and the recruitment of new first year students for the next academic year, while also addressing the needs of various disciplines through breakout sessions. Additionally, CTN will be incorporating guidance and adaptations for technology in the delivery/implementation of our Ascender framework.
The link for registration is https://guestli.st/702147 Only those people registered will be able to access the seminar links and materials.
Cohort 2021-22, $600.00
Cohorts 2012-2020 FREE
Course Credit Option:
In partnership with the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy at The University of Texas at Austin - University Extension, Catch the Next, Inc., provides one graduate credit for faculty and administrators participating in the Ascender Spring Seminar: ELP 183P – Individual Projects Spring 2022
The cost for the Graduate Credit is $310.00
To register with UT for the course: Click Here.
Enrollment Eligibility Requirements:
Students enrolling in the credit option for Spring 2022 must submit an Official Transcript verifying their baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university to the address listed on the Catch the Next registration page no later than March 23, 2022. Students will be changed to a non-credit status if they do not submit evidence of their undergraduate degree by this date and will receive no refund.
Catch the Next’s Professional Development is based on the premise that as faculty further their education and training, so too will their students thrive and succeed. Offering this coursework has already given many the validation and motivation to continue in their studies and has helped them strengthen their professional development portfolios at our partner institutions.