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Understanding and Teaching Adult Learners in an Accelerated Program

April 23 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Explore adult learning strategies and best practices in the accelerated learning environment. Join us in a Harper College Fast Track professional development course, “Understanding and Teaching Adult Learners in an Accelerated Program.” This course is part of the College’s commitment to strengthen the Fast Track program targeted to the adult learner. Current and future Fast Track instructors are highly encouraged to attend, as are all instructors interested in discovering and practicing successful teaching strategies in an adult-focused, accelerated, and/or blended setting.

This professional development course is a total of 20 hours, 12 of which will be delivered in three weekly, four-hour sessions. The rest will be delivered online. All course materials will be provided, including the text(s).

Blended course: April 16 through April 30

Face-to-face meetings: Mondays, April 16, April 23, and April 30

Facilitator: Kathy Foldvary, Associate Professor, Business and Social Science

CEUs: 2.0



April 23
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Harper Professional Center, Room 137
650 E. Higgins Road
Schaumburg, IL 60173 United States
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Individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation or who have questions about physical access may contact the event host or Access and Disability Services at ads@harpercollege.edu, 847.925.6266, at least two weeks in advance of the event date.

Academy for Teaching Excellence Workshop Cancellation Policy

Occasionally, the Academy for Teaching Excellence may have to cancel a workshop due to circumstances beyond our control. With the exception of instructor illness and inclement weather, the decision to cancel a workshop will be made 48 hours prior to the scheduled date of the workshop. In the event of a cancellation, the Academy will make every effort to notify registered participants via their Harper College email account. If you have a concern about a workshop you have registered for being cancelled, please contact academy@harpercollege.edu or call 847.925.6174.