The right support for the right student at the right time.
Developmental Education is a comprehensive process that focuses on intellectual, social, and emotional growth and development of all students. Developmental Education includes, but is not limited to, tutoring, personal/career counseling, academic advisement, and coursework.
Developmental Education is central to student success, the 2020 Completion Goals, and MCCCD Governing Board outcomes and metrics. The purpose of this site is to highlight professional development opportunities around the implementation of Maricopa Community College's developmental education redesign.
Please visit the Developmental Education Transformation website for additional information
Creating a Culture of Caring: Supporting Students' Basic Needs Webinar
Students need more than tutoring to be successful in the Maricopa community colleges. They need to know that they are connected to the college community and they may also need basic needs support. Join us as we define current basic needs support for students, explain why this work is important, and explore the vision for basic needs support in the future. This on-demand webinar is the third in an on-going series of webinars about the Suite of Support. You will be required to register to view this recording.
But...I don't teach Dev Ed! What is my role in Maricopa's Academic Suite of Support? Webinar
Join Christianne Nieuwsma, Stephanie Polliard, and Mary Zimmerer as they discuss the role of Academic Support in the Suite of Support. Over the course of the hour, they will explain why academic support is an essential component of a holistic support model for developmental education, what academic support strategies are currently being done around the district, and share their vision for the future of academic support. This on-demand webinar is the second in an on-going series of webinars about the Suite of Support. You will be required to register to view this recording.
What is Developmental Education? Webinar
Join Ashley Stich, Rosslyn Knight, Christianne Nieuwsma, and Ray Ostos for this discussion about Developmental Education and the Suite of Support. In this initial conversation, they will define Developmental Education, introduce the Suite of Support and explain the 3 categories of support; academic support, non-cognitive support, and basic needs support. This is an on-demand webinar. You will be required to register to view this recording.