Dual Enrollment and Assembly Bill 288 (CCAP) Legal Opinion 16-02

Assembly Bill 288 (Holden) was enacted January 1, 2016 and added to the California Education Code section 76004.  Assembly Bill 288 enables the governing board of a community college district to enter into a College and Career Access Pathways (CCAP) partnership with...

Department of Education Releases New ESSA FAQ

On February 26, the Department of Education posted a new set of “Frequently Asked Questions” regarding the implementation of the recently passed Every Student Succeeds Act. The document is designed “to support States and LEAs in understanding expectations during the...

HP Life Online Courses

The Hewlett-Packard Learning Initiative for Entrepreneurs (HP LIFE)is a global program that helps students, potential entrepreneurs, and small business owners establish and grow their businesses by providing online and face-to-face training in IT and business skills....

Flipping the College Decision-Making Paradigm

November 3, 2015 By Guest Author Dr. Diane Hollems Read the full article here http://gettingsmart.com/2015/11/flipping-the-college-decision-making-paradigm/ Go ahead, try it. Ask any adult, regardless of their education level, to recount how they approached the three...

Noncompletion Success in California

Students who leave California’s community colleges with just a few credits in career or technical education but no credential still see substantial wage gains or promotions at work, according to new data from the state. March 4, 2016 By Ashley A. Smith For years...

1st Regional Program Endorsement: BIW Program

Mobilizing as a region, LAOCRC responded to the high employment growth and stable livable wages found in the Business Information Worker (BIW) pathway program by approving the first regional endorsement of a program! By design, this pre-approval endorses any LA/OC...

Colleges are Invited to Adopt the IT Technician Pathway

Colleges are Invited to Adopt the IT Technician Pathway The IT Technician Pathway (ITTP) is gaining momentum across the state. The recently launched Branded Pathway was featured in the CCC Chancellor’s Office eUpdate in November, and was presented at the Winter...