COIN/Adult Basic Education Tests

Spring
1994
Resolution Number
06.03
 
Contact
Bill Scroggins
Assigned to
Unassigned
Category
Commission on Innovation
Status
Assigned

Whereas adult basic education (ABE) and providing instruction in English as a second language (ESL) are essential and important functions of California Community Colleges, and

Whereas the providing of ABE and ESL has placed community colleges and secondary school districts in a competitive situation in providing such education, and

Whereas the Commission on Innovation report Choosing the Future: An Action Agenda for Community Colleges in Recommendation 1, Strategy 5, states, "Undertake a major review of the State's Adult Basic Education and ESL programs,"

Resolved that the Academic Senate direct the Executive Committee to prepare a position paper on the role of community colleges in providing noncredit education in the nine program apportionment funding categories.