The Impact of the National Elections on the Community College Agenda in Washington Thu, Nov 12, 2020 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM EST AACC government relations staff reviewed the recent national election results and their implications for community college priorities in the Executive Branch and Congress. They also answered questions posed by participants. ***Due to […]
November 6, 2020 | Issue # 174 We’re heading into our fall commission, committee, and board meetings. Between this week’s election and living through a global pandemic over the last 8 months, we have a lot to discuss. I know we’re all anxious about what will happen in the next few days, week, and months. […]
In this episode, we walk about short term pell grant program eligibility. Our guests include: David Baime, AACC’s senior vice president of government relations & policy analysis Jolanta (JJ) Juszkiewicz, AACC’s director of policy analysis Kent Phillippe, AACC’s associate vice president of research & student success Learn more about AACC’s work on this topic: Making […]
In this episode, we talk about effective online teaching during the pandemic. Our guests include: Dr. Walter G. Bumphus, president and CEO of AACC Linda García, executive director of the Center for Community College Student Engagement Dr. Rufus Glasper, president and CEO of The League for Innovation Dr. Kay McClenney, sr. advisor to the president […]
October 6, 2020 | Issue # 172 Over the past 6 years, AACC and AASA, The Superintendents Association, have held meetings to discuss college and career readiness. They’ve been valuable opportunities to hear about successful partnerships between community college leaders and K-12 superintendents. This week, we convened an online meeting and discussed the growth of […]
Join us! AACC welcomes AASA, The School Superintendents Association for a joint meeting on Wednesday, October 7 at 10:00 am ET. Listen in to hear directly from community college leaders and their K-12 partners from across the country.
In this episode of Community College Voice, we talk about dual enrollment. Our guests include: Tonjua Williams, president of St Petersburg College Joe Garcia, chancellor of the Colorado Community College System Amy Williams, executive director of the National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (www.http://www.nacep.org/)
September 25, 2020 | Issue # 171 This week, a report came out with alarming news about community college enrollments. According to the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center report, so far this fall, community college enrollments have declined by an average of 7.5%. Looking more closely, we find that traditional-age students and Black students were […]