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Tex-BEST 2013

Transitions. Opportunity. Sustainability.

4th Annual Workforce Literacy Summit

July 31- August 2, 2013

Pre Conference July 30, 2013

 

CONFERENCE INFORMATION | July 31- August 2, 2013

Grand Hyatt Hotel-San Antonio
600 E. Market St. 
San Antonio, TX 78205

Phone: (210)224-1234
 

Join us again on the exciting San Antonio Riverwalk for the fourth annual Tex-BEST Workforce Literacy Summit! 

This year’s summit will once again bring together local, state and national practitioners from developmental education, adult basic education, and workforce development to participate in a forward-looking agenda that will help us prepare for the significant advances being made in our field in the next year. 

Agenda topics include:

  • Implementing the TSI assessment
  • Adult education transitions
  • Best practices in contextualized developmental and adult education
  • I-BEST model development
  • Responsive advising and career guidance
  • Sustaining and expanding innovative program models in community colleges
  • Developing programs in response to Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and innovations in services to immigrant students  
  • Developing stackable pathways from Adult Basic Education to college.

 

Tex-BEST 2013 Agenda at a Glance 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

CONFERNECE REGISTRATION INFORMATION

 Conference Registration Fee: 175.00 

  •  If you are planning to pay by Credit Card please register at Alamo Market Place Mall.        
  •   Registration for Tex-BEST2013 is now CLOSED  *  PLEASE NOTE PO INVOICE PROCESSING WILL TAKE 5 TO 7 DAYS TO BE ISSUED. 

                *PO Invoices will be issued to Contact Individual listed on Conference Registration Form 
                *Check should be made out to Alamo Colleges and mailed with Check Payment Slip to: 
 

ATTN: Rachell Martinez
Alamo University Center
8300 Pat Booker Rd
Live Oak, TX 78223 
 

Deadline for Registration is July 17, 2013

 

PRE CONFERENCE INFORMATION | July 30, 2013

Alamo Colleges, Workforce Center of Excellence 
Adjacent to St. Phillip's College Southwest Campus 
800 Quintana Rd,
San Antonio, 78211

Phone: (210)485-0800
 

We are planning day-long preconference sessions on:

  1. Responsively implementing services for DACA-eligible and immigrant students.
  2. Implementation solutions for I BEST programs (a session customized for current I-BEST program implementers)
  3. I BEST and contextual curriculum development (a session customized for instructors and curriculum developers) 
  4. Innovative implementation of the Texas TSI Assessment (Texas specific session).

We are happy to work with Texas Learns, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and the Community College Consortium for Immigrant Education to bring you this high quality event for a fourth year!!!

PRE CONFERENCE REGISTRATION INFORMATION
Pre Conference Registration Fee:

1) Contextualization Workshop: $100
2) Promoting Accessibility and Affordability to Higher Education for
Undocumented Immigrants:
$100; Student: $25
3) The TSI Assessment: Test, Design, Policy and Implementation
Innovations:
$25(payment covers lunch and afternoon component of this session)  

 If you are planning to pay by Credit Card please register at  Alamo Market Place Mall.

Registration for Tex-BEST2013 Pre Conference is now CLOSED.  *  PLEASE NOTE PO INVOICE PROCESSING WILL TAKE 5 TO 7 DAYS TO BE ISSUED. 

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  • If you are a student registering for the Pre Conference DACA session please Register online Student Pre Conference Registration Form.
           *PO Invoices will be issued to Contact Individual listed on PreConference Registration Form 
           *Check should be made out to Alamo Colleges and mailed with Check Payment Slip to: 
     

    ATTN: Rachell Martinez
    Alamo University Center
    8300 Pat Booker Rd
    Live Oak, TX 78223 
     

     

    Deadline for Registration is July 17, 2013

     

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

To submit a Proposal please fill out the Tex-BEST 2013 Proposal Request Form and submit it to:

Sonia Aguirre at saguirre10@alamo.edu | 210-485-0279

DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS IS JULY 15, 2013 

  

EXHIBITOR INFORMATION :

To become a exhibitor during Tex-BEST2013 please fill out the Tex-BEST2013 Exhibitor Form  online.

If you wish to pay by check please fill out the online form and submit check with theTex-BEST 2013 Exhibitor PDF form. 

All checks should be made to Alamo Colleges and submitted to:

ATTN: Rachell Martinez
Alamo University Center
8300 Pat Booker Rd
Live Oak, TX 78223 
 

Credit Card Payment can be submitted at Alamo Market Place Mall. 

Exhibitor forms may also be faxed to:  210-486-5026 

 

HOTEL INFORMATION

Grand Hyatt San Antonio
600 E. Market St. 
San Antonio, TX 78205 |  (210)224-1234

To reserve a Room Call: 1-888-421-1442 

Room Rates:  Single $106, Double $131, Triple $156, Quadruple $181 

Group Name:  ACCD-Tex-BEST 2013

Reservations must be made by individual reserving room:  Please be prepared to provide credit card information to guarantee reservations. 

Deadline for Conference Rates:  July 12, 2013

 

 

Contact Information

Rachell Martinez
Phone: 210-486-5030
E-mail: rmartinez388@alamo.edu

Anson Green
Phone: 210-485-0259
E-mail: agreen27@alamo.edu

Belkiss Rodriguez
Phone: 210-486-5800
E-mail: bbradford-rodrig@alamo.edu

8300 Pat Booker Rd.
Live Oak, TX 78223