Patti Levine-Brown

Meet NADE's President-Elect

Incoming President-elect of the National Association for Developmental Education (NADE), Friend of NISOD, is Patti Levine-Brown. Mrs. Levine-Brown has earned her Ed.S. in Developmental Education from Appalachian State University (NC) and is completing her doctorate under Dr. John E. Roueche in the Community College Leadership Program, at The University of Texas at Austin. Her Kellogg practicum focused on designing and implementing a training program for adjunct instructors of developmental education courses. You may have seen her articles in Research in Developmental Education!

Mrs. Levine-Brown is a Professor of Communication and is the Project DELTA
Director at Florida State College at Jacksonville. She is a long-time member of Florida Developmental Education Association (FDEA), has taught a host of reading and writing courses, and has been a contributor to writing and reading texts and study guides. She has been recognized by the League for Innovation in Community Colleges and earned the Outstanding Faculty Award at her school. She brings many years of experience in facilitating online training courses for faculty on best practices for teaching online and hybrid courses, and has a platform that will help bring NADE to a new level.

Mrs. Levine-Brown will become the president of NADE at its 2013 conference in Denver (CO). When asked why NADE is a NISOD partner, Mrs. Levine-Brown replied:

NADE fully supports the commitment NISOD has made to the continued improvement of teaching and learning across this country. NISOD has honored hundreds of faculty members over the years for their contributions to their students and educational institutions, and many of these honorees are developmental educators.

Our NADE motto stresses that it is our fundamental belief that developmental education services enhance academic, personal, and professional achievement for all learners. NISOD, like NADE, is dedicated to many of the same principles, especially the professional development of faculty and administrators at all levels of the educational spectrum and supporting student learning. NADE is proud to be a partner with NISOD.

Welcome, Mrs. Levine-Brown!



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