TJC announces 'Dream Big' television program
Published Tuesday, 12th February 2013
TJC's efforts to improve student success are the subject of new television show airing on Suddenlink Cable Channel 20, an educational-access channel for Tyler and Whitehouse subscribers.
The episode currently being broadcast is the second edition of “Dream Big: the Achieving the Dream Initiative at TJC.”
The show is hosted by TJC graduate and former Tyler news anchor Bryan Houston who serves as sports director and sports talk show host with 99.3 TALK FM.
Achieving the Dream is a national reform network dedicated to community college student success and completion, focused primarily on helping low-income students and students of color complete their education and obtain market-valued credentials.
The new episode of the TV show, produced with the assistance of the Tyler Independent School District and TISD TV, details progress made to improve student engagement and increase success rates in remedial mathematics.
The show is scheduled to air at the following times on Channel 20: Mondays at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.; Tuesdays at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; Wednesdays at 9 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; and Thursdays at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
To learn more about TJC’s efforts to improve student success, visit the TJC Achieving the Dream web page, www.tjc.edu/achievingthedream.
Author: Fred M. Peters
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