Mission

Suffolk County Community College's P-12 Partnerships support the teaching and learning process of Long Island's P-12 schools. Committed to student success for all, programs foster collaboration across faculties, serves as a resource on college readiness, and facilitates student transition into college.

Goals and Outcomes

 

Goal: Collaboration: Provide opportunities for faculties from P-12 and Suffolk.

 

Outcomes:

Share teaching/learning strategies among P-12 and community college faculty in English and Mathematics.Apply rubrics to assess student coursework in English, in order to norm student learning outcomes.Share Suffolk's instructional platforms for teacher development.

 

Goal: College Readiness: Communicate Suffolk's college readiness policies and procedures with P-12 administration and/or teachers.

 

Outcomes:

 

Share and provide explanations of school district data on developmental placement.
Provide information and resources on college placement exam.
Share placement qualifications, processes and procedures.

Goal: Student Transition: Provide educational opportunities and college admissions information to ensure a successful and smooth transition from high school to college.

 

Outcomes:

 

Explore and provide alternative opportunities for students to experience college other than the Excelsior Program or the Early College Program.
Offer targeted summer courses/programs to assist student's transition to college.