COLEGAS Builds Community to Support Latinx Student Success

December 7, 2020
The COLEGAS webinar series on issues, challenges, and effective approaches for supporting Latinx student success was very popular and well-received. “Thank you so much for creating the space for Latinx higher ed professionals to get together to collaborate and co-conspire. I really admire this... Read More

New Case Study and Tools for Developing Success Teams

November 24, 2020
A new CLP publication, Student Success Teams at Santa Ana College, highlights the college’s work to develop success teams including their use of student-centered design and equity-minded approaches. Last year, SAC started with one pilot success team and has since expanded the effort to all eight o... Read More

Breakout Sessions for Nov 20 GP Workshop: Redesigning with Equity and Careers in Mind

November 17, 2020
The second GP workshop convenes on November 20 from 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. and focuses on strategies and evidence-based practices that colleges are using to remove barriers to equitable student enrollment and completion. You have a choice of two breakout sessions. Scroll down for the agenda and sess... Read More

CBE Case Study and Discussion Guide: Focus on LA Trade Tech

October 22, 2020
What do you do when previous change efforts fail to move the needle on success metrics? Los Angeles Trade Technical College (LATTC) took action, this time working backwards from specific industry needs to redesign pathways. LATTC’s journey, covered in CLP’s new publication, Competency-based Educ... Read More

Register for GP Workshops: Redesigning with Equity and Careers in Mind

October 21, 2020
  Registration is open for the next, free CLP guided pathways workshop webinars on November 13 and 20 from 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. This is a two-part series of workshops with a different program on each day. Register Now Workshop 1: Friday, November 13, 9:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Dr. Hana Lahr, Seni... Read More

How Two Colleges Brought Learning Community Practices to Guided Pathways Redesign

October 20, 2020
This year’s Strengthening Student Success Conference is unrolling virtually each Friday in October. The conference underscores the continuing equity imperative for redesign. CLP and LearningWorks are partnering with 3CSN and the RP Group to organize the annual conference. In one of CLP’s breakou... Read More

Two New Dual Enrollment Resources

October 20, 2020
The Aspen Institute and the Community College Research Center have teamed up to release The Dual Enrollment Playbook: A Guide to Equitable Acceleration for Students. They examined nine dual enrollment programs across the country that have narrowed or closed equity gaps for Black, Latinx, Indigenous,... Read More

COLEGAS webinar on Latinx Workforce: Completing the Promise

October 19, 2020
More than 350 people zoomed in to the October 1 COLEGAS webinar, Latinx Workforce: Completing the Promise, to hear a broad range of panelists discuss ideas and actions to reach workforce goals for Latinx students across the system and in partnership with industry. As the disproportionate impact of C... Read More

CA Cloud Workforce Project Reaches Students Through Virtual Events

September 28, 2020
Did you know that cloud computing has been the number one job category posted on LinkedIn for five years running? Cloud computing has upended business practices in industry after industry and represents one of the most sought after skills today. Over 100 students attended the California Cloud Workf... Read More

Online Guided Pathways Design Guide Now Available

September 28, 2020
Career Ladders Project has launched an online Guided Pathways Design Guide for Integrating Student Supports into the community college student’s journey. The team has spent the last year researching and interviewing college leaders to learn how they are working to more proactively support studen... Read More