Thank you from CADE 2017!

Thank you to presenters and attendees for making CADE 2017 a success! We had two fantastic plenary speakers this year, and the energy was palpable. We can’t wait to do it all again next year – stay tuned for location and dates, coming soon!

Important Change in the ALP Model

Our ALP co-requisite course sequence has undergone an important change; the developmental co-requisite class is now a fully integrated reading and writing course, Academic Literacy (ACLT) 053. The ALP co-requisite structure remains the same. Students with upper-level developmental placements in reading and writing register for a 10-student section of ACLT 053 and are also mainstreamed, as a cohort, into a 20-student section of college-level composition (ENGL 101), joining 10 college-ready students. Both classes are taught by the same instructor. Continue reading

CADE 2015: Thank you!

This year’s Conference on Acceleration in Developmental Education was a rousing success, thanks to the efforts of folks from California, to all the presenters, and to our fantastic plenary speakers, Mike Rose and John Hetts. We can’t thank people enough for being a part of this movement. We know that there’s still a lot of work to do, and we are energized to get back at it.

We look forward to seeing you next year at our next conference, in Baltimore. In the meantime, check out all the great presentations available on our site. Continue reading

2015 Conference on Acceleration in Developmental Education


June 25-26
Pre-conference workshops June 24th
Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa
3050 Bristol St., Costa Mesa, California 92626

Registration ending on June 8th!
This year, The 2015 Conference on Acceleration in Developmental Education is heading west as the California Acceleration Project joins the Community College of Baltimore County and ALP  as co-hosts of the conference.

Plenary Speakers:
Mike Rose, Ph. D., Thursday, June 25
John Hetts, Ph. D., Friday, June 26

Please use the menu above to explore the 2015 Conference – further details are coming soon!

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