Michelle Zollars, MA

Associate Professor of Developmental English
Email: mzollars@patrickhenry.edu
Phone: 276-656-0295
Office: LRC, Room 214
Division: Academic Success and College Transfer
Department: Developmental English

Master of Arts, Hollins University
Bachelor of Arts, Averett University

VCCS Developmental English Redesign Team, Curriculum Team, Placement Test Team

Grant Recipient, Gates Foundation: Global Skills for College Completion; Grant Recipient, Hewlett Foundation; PHCC Distinguished Faculty Award; Award for Innovation, National Council on Basic Writing

“Accelerated Learning Program,” Achieving the Dream Strategy Institute Charlotte, NC, February 2010
“Digital Multiplicity: The Global Skills for College Completion Project to Create a Replicable Model for Success in Basic Writing” Conference on College Composition and Communication Atlanta, GA, April 2011
“Getting Through the Gate and Beyond,” VCCS New Horizons Conference Roanoke, VA, April 2011
“Cooperative Learning and Acceleration,” Accelerated Learning Program Conference Baltimore, MD, June 2011
“Adopting and Adapting Reforms: Replicating the Accelerated Learning Program” National Association of Developmental Education Conference Orlando, FL, February 2012
“Expansion of Acceleration in Basic Writing – The Replication Program” Conference on College Composition and Communication St. Louis, MO, March 2012