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Nash Community College will be closed Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Network with peers from across the state on Sunday, October 8, 2017 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at NCC’s 360° Brewer Classroom located at the historic Rocky Mount Mills. Enjoy live music, beer sampling, or grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants on site.
The NCC Professional Peer Academy conference will be held Monday, October 9, 2017 in the Business and Industry Center. Registration will open at 8:30 am with Keynote Speaker, Dave Pearce at 9:00 am, the conference will end at 4:00 pm. This year’s theme is “Teaching Beyond the Content”. Download this year’s schedule and breakout session descriptions for more information.
Conference Cost: $99, includes pre-conference social, conference and lunch
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Keynote Address: Student Success: What’s Important?
Dave Pearce was an educator and administrator in the North Vancouver School District for 38 years. As author of Instruction Matters: One Step at a Time, he chronicles the seven-year process of North Vancouver School District’s system wide implementation of instructional change. Most recently, he has focused on the organization and implementation of a leadership series for administrators, senior management and future leaders in the K-12 and higher education systems. Dave is known for his interactive presentations on the practical design of instructional strategies/tactics for all learners and what it takes to re-culture an organization. With a background in Appreciative Inquiry, Dave has also facilitated educational institutions and their departments with the development of strategic plans, team building and goal setting.
NCC is certified as one of only two National Demonstration Sites for Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) Higher Education (AHE). As an AVID campus, Nash Community College is a pacesetter implementing research based instructional strategies to engage students and prepare them for success. The College is located on 111 acres midway between Nashville and Rocky Mount, North Carolina, less than one mile off U.S. Highway 64 Bypass and US Interstate 95.