Purpose:
The Instruction Commission requested that the Articulation and Transfer Council lead a system wide task force to implement changes in pre-college education in community and technical colleges. The task force will be comprised of members from IC, ATC, WEC, CBS, student services, faculty and others as appropriate. Research, data and evidence will inform the future of pre-college education in Washington. Three major goals of this task force include:
  1. Identifying key challenges and barriers impacting the transition of students from pre-college education to college level courses.
  2. Identifying national and state best practices related to increasing the rate and number of students that transition from pre-college education to college level courses.
  3. Implementing best practices to increase the rate and number of students that transition from pre-college education to college level courses.