Bakersfield symposium highlights concerns — and solutions — related to college access and equity

December 4, 2019
More than 300 practitioners from community colleges across California gathered in Bakersfield on Nov. 15 to learn about and explore intentional, supported pathways as a strategy for equity.  The intensive, daylong Bakersfield Intersegmental Pathways Symposium began with remarks from Kern Community ... Read More

Dual enrollment, Guided Pathways converge for equity

November 13, 2019
A new report from CLP explores a sea change under way at Bakersfield College and across Kern County in access to higher education. Offering all high school students in BC’s service area the opportunity to take college courses seems to be providing particular benefits for students of color, who... Read More

New law expands access to dual enrollment

October 28, 2019
Recent changes in California law increase the power of dual enrollment to broaden access to college and serve as a tool for equity.  Studies have shown positive outcomes for students who participated in high-quality dual enrollment while in high school, compared with their peers who didn’t. They ... Read More

Evidence supports dual enrollment as a strategy for equity

October 27, 2019
Career Ladders Project promotes dual enrollment as a strategy for equity — measured by course and degree completion, achievement in high school and college, and other indicators — for subgroups including students of color, low-income students, students from low-income families, male students, an... Read More

Engaging the whole campus in Guided Pathways redesign was the focus of LA / OC event

May 30, 2019
At our first-ever multi-location webinar, practitioners across Orange and Los Angeles counties shared practices and ideas.    Here is a PDF of the presentations given at the event, and here is a video of the event.   Focused on engaging the whole campus in Guided Pathways work, the May 7 “l... Read More


June 20, 2018
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Advanced Manufacturing

April 19, 2018
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Linked Learning 2018

January 10, 2018
The Career Ladders Project invites you to join us in Anaheim on February 12-14 for the 2018 Linked Learning Convention: Scaling Strategies for Success. Join us and colleagues and partners from across the state who are committed to preparing all students for college, career and life! The convention b... Read More

Strengthening Student Success Presentations

October 10, 2017
Presentations from the 2017 Strengthening Student Success conference are now available. SSSC – CLP Breakout Sessions Wednesday, October 11 Guided Pathways: A Framework for Integrating College Plans Chase Fischerhall, Career Ladders Project 3:35 pm – 4:55 pm Thursday, October 12 Guided Pathw... Read More

CLP will be presenting at the National Council of La Raza meeting in September!

April 24, 2017
CLP will be presenting at the National Council of La Raza‘s annual Workforce Development Forum to be held in Las Vegas this coming September in a session titled “Designing and Scaling College and Career Pathways for Opportunity Youth.” Elisha Smith-Arrillaga will present on CLP&... Read More