Two Somerset Community College faculty members were recently elected to the Kentucky
Association for Development Education (KADE) Executive Board. April Sears, SCC Transitional
Education math instructor, was elected as the Secretary of KADE and Kim Toby, Transitional
Education Student Success instructor, was elected as a two-year institution member
The mission of KADE is to increase the success of students who come to postsecondary education underprepared in basic skills areas, such as English writing, reading or mathematics, by providing developmental educators with a forum in which to share research, best practices and theories pertaining to developmental education.
Above, Toby (left) and Spears (right), attended the KADE Executive Board Spring Retreat at Blue Lick State Resort Park in April 2012 to begin their executive duties for this year.