Thursday, February 3, 2022
Exhibition Hall | Officially opens during breakfast: 7:30 - 9:00 AM
֍ PLENARY SESSION | Keynote Address: Dr. Richard Rhodes: 9:00 – 9:45 AM: Chancellor of the Austin Community College District and AACC Chair to discuss non-credit to credit pathways.
֍ PLENARY SESSION | Behind The Walls – Our Forgotten Workforce: 10:00 – 10:45 AM: This must-see presentation will discuss the benefits and successes of working with a special population, those “Behind the Walls”. You will hear from NCCET Board members, Mr. Don Tracy [Vice President of NCCET], and Howard Drake [President of NCCET and Director of the Corporate College at Polk State College]. In addition, you will hear from Warden Jennifer Brown of the Lockhart Correctional Facility and a formerly incarcerated student, Misty Campbell regarding success stories.
As a result of this session, you will be able to answer the following questions:
- How can your college develop a partnership with the Department of Corrections?
- How to design, develop and deploy training programs “Behind the Walls”.
- How to support student reentry into the community.
Lunch | 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Exemplary Program Awards 1:00 PM [Last segment during Lunch]
NCCET Exhibition Hall | 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM – Main Ballroom