Prepare for Assessment: Summer English Jam, 7/20 & 27

<h2>Prepare for Assessment: Summer English Jam, 7/20 & 27</h2>

Don’t miss Summer English Jam on July 20 & 27 –an opportunity to meet outstanding English instructors who will prepare you for the Peralta Reading and Writing Assessment (for English course placement) or, if you have already taken the assessment, possibly be placed in a more advanced English class can still participate! The Jam will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in L-137. For more information, contact Andrea Henderson at ahenderson@peralta or call Isela Santana at (510) 436-2648.



Tell your students about English Jam, an opportunity for students to meet outstanding English instructors who will prepare them for the Peralta Reading and Writing Assessment(for English course placement).  Students who have already taken the assessment but are interested in placing in a more advanced English class can still participate!

Summer English Jam with Professors Lynsie Falco & Andrea Henderson

Friday, July 20 & 27, 2018

9am – 1pm in L-137
Students who participate in English Jam will:
• learn about the English course sequence.
• gain a strong understanding of success skills for tackling college reading and writing.
• retake the English reading and writing assessment and possibly place into a higher level English Class.

 For more information, contact Isela González Santana at or (510) 436-2648. Registration not required but let students know to email and notify me about their participation.

This activity is sponsored by the Basic Skills and Student Outcomes Transformation Grant.

(Feel free to download or forward the attached flyer for students.)

Isela Gonzalez Santana
Merritt College
English Faculty & Interim Learning Center Director
12500 Campus Drive, Oakland, 94619
Office: L-124