April 21, 2009


Faculty Members Present Widely Viewed Webinar

Innovative Educators recently invited NACC to present a webinar on learning communities. This company provides professional development training for postsecondary professionals including webinars, face-to-face conferences, podcasts and social networking.

The presentation was entitled "A Revolutionary Approach in Developmental Education: A Learning Community Initiative." The three presenters were Joan Reeves, Instructor and Division Director of English and Fine Arts; Dr. Sharon Totten, Instructor of Math; and Tonie Niblett, Dean of Student Services. They were assisted by Shirley Buttram, Director of the Center for College Success at NACC.

The presentation received very good evaluations by the attendees who viewed the webinar, from Pennsylvania to Oregon. Attendees commented that they believed they received valuable information of benefit to their own institutions.

For more information, contact Shirley Buttram, Director of the NACC Center for College Success, at phone ext. 378 or by e-mail at

Pictured are (L-R) Joan Reeves, Dean Tonie Niblett, Dr. Sharon Totten, and Shirley Buttram.
Shown outside the Center for Colege Success