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July 2016 Letter from NADE President Robin Ozz:

In the wake of so many violent and tragic occurrences in our society and globally, Robin urges us to consider the positive relationships we build with students and to practice kindness.

July 2016 Letter to NADE Members from Robin Ozz, NADE President


Inside Higher Ed: Senate panel backs year-round Pell Grants and boost in NIH funding

by Ashley A. Smith on June 8, 2016


National Association for Developmental Education (NADE) position paper (PADE is a NADE affiliate) The New(Old) NADE


Historic Reverse Transfer Agreement Signed (PennLive article by JanMurphy, March 30, 2016):


Six Core Principles Document and Resources for PADE members to review:

Home Page:

Direct link to PDF file: Core Principles for Transforming Remediation within a Comprehensive Student Success STRATEGY



Redesigning America's Community Colleges Book Cover Image

About the book:


Video Book Talk – A Panel Discussion with the Book’s Authors:



Upcoming Events

PADE 2019: Fortieth Anniversary Reception

40th Anniversary Reception Come Celebrate with Us!   As valued members of the Pennsylvania Association of Developmental Educators (PADE), you are invited to join us as we celebrate our 40th Anniversary Conference. Together, we will focus on the theme “Forty Years of Supporting … Continue reading

PADE 2019 Conference

PADE 2019 Conference Celebrating Forty Years! March 31-April 2, 2019 PADE is pleased to announce Dr. Michelle Asha Cooper, President of the Institute for Higher Education Policy (IHEP), is this year’s Keynote Speaker. Radisson Hotel Harrisburg, 1150 Camp Hill Bypass, … Continue reading