Entries for 'Basic Skills and Student Outcomes Transformation'

September 2016  

The California Acceleration Project has received a total of $900,000 in new grant funding from the James Irvine Foundation, the California Education Policy Fund, and the College Futures Foundation to help community colleges transform remediation in English and math. 

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October 2015  

The California Acceleration Project was featured at the U.S. Education Learning Forum organized by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The event included keynote addresses by both Bill and Melinda Gates and a conversation moderated by PBS NewsHour correspondent Gwen Ifill. CAP Co-Founder Katie Hern spoke on the panel “Building…

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September 2015  

In a retreat at Folsom Lake College, the Board of Governors for the California Community Colleges received a report from the state Chancellor’s Office on the progress made under the state’s Basic Skills Initiative and plans for the new $60 Million allocated by the legislature for the Basic Skills Outcomes Transformation…

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