Desired Outcomes: Workshop participants will have a better understanding of how the BMF CTE programs of study are aligned to CLEP and will:
Review the alignment of CLEP Assessments;
Share teaching strategies to support success with CLEP;
Access and review on-line resources and CLEP test items; and
Learn about administering CLEP exams.
CLEP PROGRAM AGENDA
Welcome9:00 a.m.–9:05 a.m. Dr. Debbie Calhoun, Associate Professor, Notre Dame of Maryland University
Introductions and Agenda Review 9:05 a.m. – 9:10 a.m. Marianne Hollerbach Maryland State Department of Education
Overview: BMF Programs and CLEP 9:10 a.m.--9:20 a.m Bridgette Sloan Maryland State Department of Education Ø Alignment to CLEP Ø Colleges & Universities that accept CLEP (Handout) Ø How to prepare for CLEP exam
Strategies for Teachers: Tips and Sharing 9:20 a.m. – 9:45 a.m Dr. Nicole Buzzetto-More Associate Professor and Program Coordinator University of Maryland Eastern Shore Director, MSDE BMF Program Affiliate
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Eight business days notice prior to the event is required. Please contact Bridgette Sloan by telephone at (410) 767- 0556 or by fax at (410) 333-2099. TTY/TDD: (410) 333-3045.
Parking and Directions to Notre Dame of Maryland University By car from the north -- Take the Baltimore Beltway (I-695) to North Charles Street (exit 25). Drive 4.6 miles south on Charles Street to the University entrance on the left, immediately past Homeland Avenue but before Cold Spring Lane.
By car from the Inner Harbor -- Take I-83 north 4.4 miles to Cold Spring Lane east (exit 9A). Drive 1.3 miles on West Cold Spring Lane and turn left onto North Charles Street. The University entrance is .4 miles on the right.
Maryland State Department of Education