League Connections
December 2012 Volume 13, Number 12
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Sneak Peek
Leland Melvin
2012 STEMtech Keynote


From the Field

Improving Developmental Education Assessment & Placement

Employability Skills Framework


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Why Traditional Placement Testing Is Being Replaced by Multiple Measures
Leadership Abstracts

The Soft Side of Retention: Ways to Engage with Community College Students and Develop Their Best Possible Selves
Learning Abstracts

Combining a Fifth Year of High School and First Year of College: Creating a Win-Win-Win for Students, School District, and Community College
Innovation Showcase


Leland D. Melvin, Associate Administrator, Education, at NASA, explores how educators can help ensure that students overcome failure in this excerpt from his keynote presentation at the League’s STEMtech Conference in October. View the entire presentation in this month's iStream Sneak Peek!

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