Collaborative Faculty Partnerships (CFP): 2007-2009

A project to bring together high school and college faculty to collaboratively create academic & assessment strategies centered around their content areas to promote students' academic success in their classroom, and to share these effective strategies with their colleagues.

Goals:

  • Identify shared expectations for students' success
  • Increase students' academic performance
  • Promote collaborative efforts between secondary and postsecondary educational levels
  • Identify and share effective and meaningful strategies for learning assessment
  • Help meet faculty development needs
  • Develop teaching strategies centered around specific course content that will help increase students' critical thinking skills and academic performance
  • Share best practices with colleagues in a variety of ways.

Collaborative Projects

2009

Back to Basics

Team Members

Tony Cruz, SUNY Orange

Cynthia McKay, Orange-Ulster BOCES

Graphing Group Project

Team Members

Maria Blon, SUNY Orange

Lisa Howard, Warwick Valley High School

Technology Bridges the Gap: Finding ways to connect high school and college students

Team Members

Marion Loiola, SUNY Orange

Cassandra Langlitz, Orange-Ulster BOCES

2008

America in the Cold War

Team Members

Heidi Amelia-Anne Weber: Global Studies Instructor at SUNY Orange

Edward Sucich: History Teacher at Minisink Valley HS

America in the Cold War - PDF

Business Application of Functions and Scatter Plots

Team Members

Marion Loiola: Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Orange

Deborah L. Hewitt: Math Teacher at Chester Academy

Business Application of Functions and Scatter Plots - PDF

Exploring Social Issues Through Critical Reading and Persuasive Writing

Team Members

Alison Miller: English Teacher at Orange-Ulster BOCES and Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Orange for O-U BOCES New Visions Program

Roger Kalin: English Teacher & Department Chair at Goshen HS

Cynthia McKay: Technical Reading & Writing Teacher at Orange-Ulster BOCES

Exploring Social Issues Through Critical Reading & Persuasive Writing - PDF

Inquiry-Based Labs

Team Members

Dr. Michele Paradies: Biology Associate Professor at SUNY Orange

Terri Campbell: Chemistry Teacher at Valley Central HS

Michele Thompson: Biology Teacher at Chester Academy

Inquiry-Based Labs - PDF

Looking Beyond

Team Members

RoseMarie Mastrocola: Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Orange and Mount Saint Mary College

Bridget Lang: English Teacher at James I. O'Neill HS

Looking Beyond - PDF

2007

Case Study & Survey Regarding Student Expectations and Responsibility

Team Members

Maria Blon: Math, College Success and Yoga Teacher at SUNY Orange

Carolyn Bradley: Biology Instructor at Minisink Valley HS, SUNY Orange & Mt. St. Mary College

Alan Petersen: Adjunct Criminal Justice Instructor at SUNY Orange

Cost of War

Team Members

Irwin Solomon: Associate Professor at SUNY Orange

Michael Hiller: Social Studies Teacher at Minisink Valley HS

Diana Slater: Global History Teacher at Middletown HS

Mentoring Equals Success

Team Members

Rose Wolvek: Foreign Language Adjunct Instructor at SUNY Orange and Mt. St. Mary College

Myriam Velez-Pettit: Special Education Teacher at Middletown High School

Maria Blon: Math, College Success and Yoga Teacher at SUNY Orange

Note-Taking Skills

Team Members

Jean Halpern: Associate Professor of Nursing at SUNY Orange

Georgia Rampe: Biology Teacher at Monroe-Woodbury HS and SUNY Orange

Brochures & Applications

2009 Collaborative Faculty Partnerships Brochure & Application