About The Event --

We are excited to bring our “Discovery and Opportunity” virtual conference to you this year!

We anticipate exciting keynote speakers and engaging concurrent sessions in addition to networking with our friends and colleagues. THECB will be presenting and sharing the latest news coming down from Austin.

Event Schedule

At A Glance

Monday, October 19

Tuesday, October 20

Wednesday, October 21

10:00 am – 11:00 am

Session 1

Opening Remarks

Essie Childers

Staying on Course during The Pandemic Storm – Challenges and Opportunities 

Session 5

Opening Remarks

Tammy Francis

The Road May Not Be Easy: Strategies for Planning and Teaching on Purpose

Session 9

Opening Remarks

Tamara Clunis

11:15 am -12:00 pm

Session 2

Russ Hodges, Emily Miller Payne, Jonathan Lollar, Denise Guckert, Shiniece Owens, & Cassy Gonzales

Transforming Developmental Education:  Current Landscape of DE Policy and Reforms

Session 6

Denise Lujan

Session 10

D. Patrick Saxon and

Nara Martirosyan

Teaching Accelerated Developmental Mathematics: Faculty Viewpoints


12:00 – 12:55 pm

Lunch Break

1:00 pm -1:45 pm

Session 3

Carolyn Reed

Strategies for Engagement in Online Coreqs


Session 7

State Meeting


Session 11

Brian Anderson

Dalel Serda

Toward Equity and Inclusion: 100-percent Co-Requisite Implementation at College of the Mainland

2:00 pm -3:30 pm

Session 4

Virtual Happy Hour!

Session 8


Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Suzanne Morales Vale

Keylan Morgan

Session 12

New Board Member Inductions and Awards

Onto CASP 2021 – 40th Anniversary



The Registration Process

The conference registration consists of two parts:
Part One: Fill out our membership application.
Part Two: Submit payment for the conference.

Early Conference

$ 95

Same-Day Conference

$ 115

Featured Speakers

Essie Childers

Keynote Speaker

“Staying on Course during the Pandemic Storm–Challenges and Opportunities”

Stay Tuned for the Presentation Title.

Tammy Francis

Keynote Speaker

“The Road May Not Be Easy: Strategies for Planning and Teaching on Purpose”


Once you register, you will receive an email with detailed instructions on how to connect to the conference.

Registering before the first day of the conference sessions is $95.00; registering on the first day of the virtual conference is $115.00.

All conference sessions will be recorded and materials will be made available after the conference.

10:00 AM (Central Standard Time) Monday, October 19 is the first day of the confrerence. Convert to your local time here.

There will be a question and answer box in each session for attendees to ask questions.

Register today!

Last year our tickets sold fast so don’t miss out.

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