Institute for Student Success

Student Success

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Spring Institute for Student Success
January 14, 2016

Keynote Presenter:
Dr. Jeff Duncan-Andrade
San Francisco State University

Jeff Duncan-Andrade, Ph.D. is Associate Professor of Raza Studies and Education at San Francisco State University and Co-Founder of the Teaching Excellence Network (  As a classroom teacher in East Oakland for the past 21 years, his pedagogy has been widely studied and acclaimed for producing uncommon levels of social and academic success for students (see Duncan-Andrade lectures around the world and has authored two books and numerous journal articles and book chapters on effective practices in schools.

Watch Jeff Duncan- Andrade’s Tedx Talk

breakout session

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The Institute for Student Success is a one-day professional development event that aims to provide staff, faculty, and administrators with information, resources, and strategies useful in supporting a variety of student learning needs and enhancing the success of students from diverse backgrounds. The Institute includes a range of workshops focusing on various topics, from creating inclusive campus environments to effective pedagogy.