February 8, 2016 — The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC), the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) and Higher Ed for Higher Standards today released Seizing the Moment: Community Colleges Collaborating with K-12 to Improve Student Success. The full report calls for action in three areas:
- Precollege interventions to help students speed up and catch up;
- Streamlined postsecondary placement practices to smooth student transitions; and
- Redesigned freshman-year experiences to meet student needs.
Alignment, Community College, K-12 Collaboration