The heart and soul of the national conference, more than 110 educational sessions in three topic areas offer plenty of choices to gain knowledge in areas that have direct impact on your job. Learn alongside colleagues dedicated to advancing the profession, hear from leaders in the field and share your experiences in these sessions.
Sessions are categorized by the professional area to which they are most applicable. The professional areas are:
|Postsecondary Admission Issues
||Provides information about the profession of college admission, best practices, ROI (evaluation of practices), and other practice-related information specific and relevant to the operation of the admission office.|
|Secondary Counseling Issues
Provides information about the profession of college counseling, best practices, ROI (evaluation of practices), and other practice-related information specific and relevant to secondary counseling. Topics for independent counselors, community colleges, transfers, overseas counselors, and community-based organizations (CBOs) are also included.
| Includes information equally relevant to both sides of the desk.|
Block, Date and Times
NACAC's educational sessions are scheduled into seven (7) time blocks from Thursday through Saturday. The schedule for the time blocks is:
View educational sessions by date and time.
|A Educational Sessions
||Thursday, October 4, 2012; 3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.|
|B Educational Sessions
Friday, October 5, 2012; 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
|C Educational Sessions
Friday, October 5, 2012; 10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
|D Educational Sessions
Friday, October 5, 2012; 1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
|E Educational Sessions
Saturday, October 6, 2012; 8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
|F Educational Sessions
Saturday, October 6, 2012; 10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
|G Educational Sessions
||Saturday, October 6, 2012; 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. |
NACAC’s educational opportunities also extend on to the Exhibit Hall:
Learning Lounge Sessions and Exhibitor Presentations
Learning Lounge sessions are scheduled in 30-minute time blocks during most of the open Exhibit Hall hours. Exhibitor presentations are scheduled in 45-minute time blocks and will also be offered on the Exhibit Hall floor.
Circumstances beyond NACAC’s control—weather, transportation difficulties, last-minute speaker cancelations, or other unforeseen occurrences—may necessitate changes in scheduling or cancelation of a particular scheduled event or speaker.