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IRSC Professional Enhancement Day Resources: Home

This guide provides access to resources which provide additional information based on the content discussed during Professional Enhancement Day.

Equity

Achieving the Dream™ - Offers resources which offer guidance and tools to help improve the success rates of students with an emphasis on low income students and students of color. http://achievingthedream.org/resources

American Association of Colleges & Universities – Features publications, research, programs, and initiatives with an emphasis on diversity, equity, and inclusiveness.  https://www.aacu.org/

Center for Urban Education (CUE – USC) – Offers tools to facilitate institutional practices and to implement strategies. https://cue.usc.edu/

Diverse Issues in Higher Education – Provides information contributing to the success of individual success. http://diverseeducation.com/

Indian River State College Equity – Provides overview of equity and related topics. https://www.irsc.edu/aboutirsc/aboutirsc.aspx?id=4294973609

Inside Higher Education – Article called a Michelangelo of Teachers well worth reading. https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2017/09/22/teaching-lessons-master-teacher-essay

Lumina Foundation – Focuses on success in higher education and closing achievement gaps. https://www.luminafoundation.org/

NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education – Offers resources, communities, and support on diversity and equity. https://www.naspa.org/focus-areas/equity-and-diversity

National College Access Network – Offers strategies, tool kits, publications, and more to advance equity and promote success.  http://www.collegeaccess.org

Campus Safety

Indian River State College Safety and Security – Offers safety tips, videos, guides, campus information, and more. https://www.irsc.edu/campussafety/campussafety.aspx?id=744

National Criminal Justice Reference Service – Features campus safety awareness publications. https://www.ncjrs.gov/campussafetyawareness/

U.S. Department of Education – Provides resources, regulations, data, and more as it relates to campus safety. https://www2.ed.gov/admins/lead/safety/campus.html

U.S. Department of Justice – Offers prevention resources among other content. https://www.justice.gov/ovw/protecting-students-sexual-assault#resources

Forthcoming Topics

Florida Center for Students with Unique Abilities – Includes program development resources beneficial to creating an optimum college experience for students with unique abilities. http://fcsua.org/I_Program.php

Ferrell, L. (2017). Facilitating an intergenerational classroom. Greater Faculties, 1(4). Retrieved from https://uknowledge.uky.edu/greaterfaculties/vol1/iss1/4/

Selected References from Tia Brown McNair, Ed.D's presentation