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Center Director and Operations Coordinator

New Reports on Basic Skills by
The California Budget Project (CBP)

California's Basic Skills Students: Who Succeeds and Why

Gateway to a Better Future: Creating a Basic Skills Sytem for California

Career and Technical Education Pathways Initiative
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office
Fourth Annual Report
December 2010

The CAAs are featured in the fourth annual report on pages 38-42.

Issue Brief:  Career Pathways and the Hard to Employ
Social Policy Research Associates

New Automotive Career Advancement Academy funded by EDD
Governor Schwarzenegger announces $3 million to Skyline College to lead statewide partnership to build career pathways in the hybrid electric and electric vehicle aftermarket repair sector.
June 29, 2010

Recent News! Los Angeles Healthcare Career Advancement Academy is awarded multiple grant (ARRA) funds to train 20 cohorts of students over the next year.
June 9, 2010

Contextualized Teaching & Learning (CTL)
Student Perspectives Videos
February 2010

Contextualized Teaching & Learning, A Faculty Primer Spring 2009 

Utilities & Construction Prep program / Career Advancement Academy at L.A. Trade-Technical College featured.

San Francisco Chronicle, Nov. 15, 2009
CA EDGE Campaign Op-ED calls for investment
in skills training.
CAA among programs and partnerships highlighted.

Skills2Compete-California Campaign report: A focus on the need to train California residents for middle-skill jobs, which require more than high school but less than a four-year degree. Career Advancement Academies featured in this report released October 19, 2009


Can Community Colleges Save the U.S. Economy?
TIME magazine July 20, 2009

"Despite Recession, High Demand for Skilled Labor”
The New York Times – June 24, 2009, page A1

“Job Training that Works”
Public Private Ventures releases new study. 5/2009

Pressures of New Students and Old Weigh on Community Colleges
K. Mieszkowski
The New York Times
April 8, 2010

Community Colleges Like Attention, Need Money
E. Gorski
The Sacramento Bee (AP)
April 3, 2010

Process Technology Opportunities

Moving Adults from Basic Skills to Careers
California EDGE Campaign Webinar Audio and Presentations
Guest Speakers: Linda Collins, Julie Strawn and Israel Mendoza
June 17, 2008