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Update – February 10, 2015

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Good afternoon San Jacinto College Community –

I am writing this update from Washington DC where I am attending the Association of Community College Trustees National Legislative Summit and will be meeting with many of our federal legislators.  Yesterday, I participated in a work session with representatives from the Department of Education and approximately 25 community college leaders from across the country. Our discussion was on the proposed national college rating system which is intended for roll-out during 2015-2016.  The proposed system is for 4-year and 2-year degree granting institutions, and the ratings will categorize institutions as high performing, low performing, and those falling in the middle.  Read the rest of this entry »