Problem Solving: Moving Dual Enrollment Online, a CLP Webinar series

August 19, 2020
The Dual Enrollment webinar series restarted on August 13 and will run through December. Join us on the second Thursday of each month at 10 a.m. to hear what other practitioners are doing to support dual enrollment students. Mark your calendar for dual enrollment webinars: September 13, October 8, N... Read More

College Students and Career Choices – A Brief Video

May 27, 2020
CLP has produced a brief video featuring Dr. Cecilia Rios-Aguilar, professor of education and the associate dean of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion at UCLA’s Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, discussing her findings based on a research partnership with a CA community college a... Read More

Better Careers at Hartnell College!

May 21, 2020
Hartnell College has established strong connections from college to career for its agricultural, health and education students through pathways that include work-based learning and internships. Now, with support from the James Irvine Foundation, Hartnell is looking to scale these innovations across ... Read More

Moving Student Supports Online, a CLP Webinar series

May 6, 2020
To support student services staff and administrators and counselors at community colleges across California as they re-orient to an all-online world, CLP hosted a series of four conversations via Zoom in April: On April 8, in the first webinar, Dr. Cynthia Olivo from Pasadena City College and Val Ga... Read More

Problem Solving: Moving Guided Pathways Online, a CLP Webinar series

April 30, 2020
To support Guided Pathways redesign teams across California as they re-oriented to an all-online world, CLP hosted a series of four conversations on Wednesday mornings in April 2020. This page links to recordings of the webinars and to materials that were shared. On April 8, in the first webinar, Mi... Read More

Redesigning Transitions to College, a Guided Pathways workshop webinar series

April 7, 2020
To support community college redesign teams across California, CLP is hosting a series of workshop webinars exploring how colleges and their partners have been reimagining early onboarding, bridge programs, dual enrollment and other transitions to college within the Guided Pathways framework to serv... Read More

Learning new ways to connect: A community college instructor’s account

April 1, 2020
By Kris Palmer So much of the dynamism that emerged early this semester in my American Government class came from the community college students talking with one another or with me — from the energy of human connection.  Our classroom was alive with debate teams and group problem-solving. Student... Read More

Internet access and online resources for students and colleges

March 17, 2020
As schools and colleges move their instruction and support services online during the virus crisis, internet service providers are increasing access, and new resources are becoming available for educators. This post is being updated continually in Spring 2020.  For information about internet servic... Read More

Dual Enrollment: Moving to an Electronic Form

March 8, 2020
Career Ladders Project convened a small group of dual enrollment practitioners in a “think tank” in fall 2019, funded by the College Futures Foundation, focused on improving the paper-based enrollment process, with the goal of producing a suite of practitioner-informed potential solutions to sha... Read More

GP workshop highlights community college redesign with students’ careers in mind

February 20, 2020
Representatives from 55 California community colleges gathered in Sacramento on Feb. 18 for a Guided Pathways workshop; this one explored how colleges are redesigning with students’ careers in mind. Highlights included a compelling keynote about how community college students make academic and car... Read More