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Welcome from Performance Partnership

Dear Friends,

Thank you to everyone who attended, presented, or supported the 2017 Performance Partnership Summit. Over 400 people, from 57 community colleges attended this year's Summit. It was a huge success. The Program Committee, led by Dr. Kristie Sullivan, Dean of Planning and Research at Sandhills CC, did an outstanding job of selecting 45 inspiring sessions. A special thank you to Sarah H. Deal, Project Activity Director at Carolina Works/First in the World for sponsoring the keynote speaker. Thank you for participating and devoting your time to explore new ways to enhance student success! The presentations will be uploaded to this website soon.

Also, at the Summit, Dr. Roxanne Newton presented Dr. Linda Scuiletti with an award for NC Student Success Center Student Success Champion Award. Please congratulate Linda if you see her.


Your 2017 NC Community Colleges Performance Partnership Advisory Team:

  • Wesley Beddard, AVP for Student Learning and Success, NCCCS
  • Dr. Evonne Carter, Vice President for Learning, College of the Albemarle
  • Dr. Doris Carver, (Chair), VP of Continuing Education, Piedmont CC
  • Gracie Davis, Program Assistant, NCCCS
  • Dr. Deryl Davis-Fulmer, Dean of Academic Affairs/CAO, Martin CC
  • Sarah H. Deal, Project Activity Director, Carolina Works, First in the World
  • JJ Evans, Associate Director, Student Life, NCCCS
  • Gilda Rubio-Fester, AVP College Career Readiness, NCCCS
  • Dr. Deborah Grimes, Senior VP of Instruction and Student Services, Lenoir CC
  • Alexis Lockett, Special Projects Coordinator, NCCCS
  • Roxanne Newton, Executive Director Student Success, NCCCS
  • Tracy McPherson, Director Public Safety Training Programs, NCCCS
  • Dr. Patricia Phillips, Associate Dean, Foundational Studies, Davidson CCC
  • Bill Schneider, AVP for Research and Performance Management, NCCCS
  • Dr. Linda Scuiletti, VP of Assessment, Planning & Research/SACSCOC Liaison, Central Carolina CC
  • Dr. Bob Witchger, Director of Career & Technical Education, NCCCS

Note: Advisory Team members for this ongoing initiative will serve on a rotating basis; if you are interested in joining us in future years we would love to hear from you.


 Enjoy the photos: Summit Photos

Registration and Hotel Information



2017 Summit Presentations

2017 Performance Measures Report - Schneider.pdf 


A Review of the Proposed Principles of Accrediation.pdf 

Bringing Tutors to the Math Classroom-Improve Math Score Success Rates.pdf 

Creating Relevant Doctoral Edu for Leadership Dev.pdf 

Credit for Prior Learning-The Efficacy of Awarding Credit for Non-College Learning on CC Completion.pdf 

Distance Ed Keeps Growing But Research is Coming July 25 2017.pdf 

Efforts to Increase Data Literacy Skills Among College Employees.pdf 

Engaging Students in Career and Academic Planning.pdf 

Find Certificate Earneres with SAS.pdf 

Finish First Presentation-A Data-based Initiative fo Improve Student Learning.pdf 

Foundations for Success A Transformational Journey-Licensure Pass Rates.pdf 

Gaston College NEXTGEN Presentation 7-25-17.pdf 

If You Want to be First in the World - You Need a Success Coach.pdf 

Instructor Characteristics in Courses with Low Withdrawal Rates.pdf 

It All Begins with SPARC3.pdf 

It Takes A Village-Building Strategies to Suport Successsful Student Learning.pdf 

Let's Do This Together-CCR.pdf 

Managing Your CCR Program - Continuous Improvement.pdf 

NCGPS-Guided Pathways to Success.pdf 

One A Really Can Make a Difference.pdf 

Past Present and Future - Trends in NCCC Enrollment.pdf 

Performance Measures-A Colleges Driving Force.pdf 

Planning to Succeed Student Success Navigators and First Year Progress Retention and Success.pdf 

Powerful Partnerships-Coupling Campus Resources to Enhance Student Career Capital.pdf 

Putting Problem Solving Power into Your Students Hands.pdf 

Redesigning MAT171 and MAT 172 for Student Success.pdf 

SCUILETTI We the Starfish PP Summit 7 2017 FINAL.pdf 

Should I Stay or Should I Go.pdf 

Strategies to ImproveTransfer Performance.pdf 

Student-Course Success Rates Presentation 7 2017 PP Summit FINAL.pdf 

Supporting Student Success-Figuring out what works-RBaker.pdf 

The Impact of STEM Instructors on Systemic Equity.pdf 

The Role of Success Navigators in First Year ProgressSuccessRetention.pdf 

Tools for Research and Data Analysis-student achievement.pdf 

When WIOA Partners Work Together.pdf 

World of Work Goes Virtual.pdf