August 2017 CAEL/CAP Academy, Philly

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August CAP/CAEL Adult Learner Academy

August 1 – 3, 2017


Hosted by:

 Orleans Tech College

In partnership with CAP

(Council for Accelerated Programs)


Location: 2770 Red Lion Road

Philadelphia, PA  19114

Price per session:     Member:  $495, Non-Member: $730

Schedule (descriptions following):


CAEL’s Adult Learner Academy Comes to Philadelphia

CAEL’s Adult Learner Academy strengthens your institution’s efforts to attract and support the growing population of nontraditional students. Encompassing a series of workshops, led by expert practitioners and covering a range of topics relevant to all colleges and universities, participants gain valuable insight and best practices for effectively serving adult learners. On August 1-3, the Adult Learner Academy comes to Philadelphia! The workshops will be hosted at Philadelphia’s Orleans Technical College. The Philadelphia Adult Learner Academy is being offered in partnership with The Council for Accelerated Programs (CAP), a membership organization that serves professionals who lead, teach and conduct research in accelerated programs in higher education. CAEL and CAP workshops run concurrently, each running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants may register for one or more of the following workshops:

  • Tuesday 8/1: Advising Adult Learners OR CAP Standards for Accelerated Programs
  • Wednesday 8/2: Making Competency-Based Education Work for Your InstitutionOR Understanding Accelerated Learning: The Whys and Hows
  • Thursday 8/3: PLA Master Class OR Faculty Development in Accelerated Programs

Price: Each workshop costs $495 for CAEL and/or CAP Members and $730 for non-members. For more information about becoming a CAEL member, click here. To learn more about CAP membership, click here. For details on the workshops, presenters and/or to register, click here. If you have any questions about the Adult Learner Academy and/or CAEL membership, please email Elizabeth Warner at