HETS is pleased to invite all member institutions participants to register free of charge to the Virtual Best Practices Showcase that will be held from January 17 to February 8, 2013. This event is intended to celebrate Innovation in Retention and Assessment in Distance Learning Education, Equivalence and Authentication to Promote Hispanic Student Success in Higher Education. HETS is delighted to invite your faculty members, instructional designers, student support staff, distance learning personnel, and other academic and support leaders to participate and learn from more than 15 ground-breaking practices. Non members participants are also invited to join us and register for only $50.00.
This event will be free of charge to our member institutions and no travel cost is required to participate since it will be completely online. No charge registration applies to faculty, administrators, employees and students. You just need to use a valid institutional email address to register for free. Registration it’s easy an online, to register for this online event go to: VBPS registration. After registration, you will receive a confirmation message, and two days before the event you will receive your code to the HETS platform to access the presentations, that will be a combination of live and recorded ones.
This Virtual Best Practices Showcase is proposed to take place every other year to alternate with the face to face one. This combination of virtual and face to face Best Practices Showcases will provide a continuous space for HETS member institutions sharing their expertise in dealing with the Hispanic population and finding ways to provide them with opportunities to succeed. Moreover, participants will be not only able to learn from the showcased works, but also find solutions to many common issues and even establish new possibilities for collaboration with other institutions and potential partners.