2019 New Trustee Governance Leadership Institute

Washington, D.C.

August 8, 2019 to August 10, 2019

This GLI is a unique training opportunity for newly elected and appointed trustees/student trustees, who are looking to learn the basics of community college governance, and network with other trustees. 

2019 ACCT Leadership Congress

Hilton San Francisco Union Square

October 16, 2019 to October 19, 2019

For half a decade, the Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) has convened educational leaders from throughout the world to share expertise, network, and expand knowledge and build relationships.

Podcast: Need to Know: Summer Advocacy Visits

A podcast on issues in community colleges

June 27, 2019

Your representatives in Congress are coming home for the summer. Learn how to organize summer advocacy visits and tools to build relationships with your elective officials.

Trustee Ambassador Program

Now Accepting Applications!

June 24, 2019 to September 3, 2019

The Trustee Ambassador Program is an opportunity for new and experienced trustees to volunteer, network, collaborate, and share experiences during the annual ACCT Leadership Congress.

New Report Details Opportunities for Community Colleges to Expand Apprenticeships

February 27, 2019

Community colleges are leaders in offering work-based learning opportunities. Colleges can serve more students by expanding apprenticeship programs to emerging industries and focusing on diversity.

The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT), with support from Strada Education Network, today released an issue brief that offers community colleges strategies to expand apprenticeship programs.

How Urban and Rural Community Colleges Can Support Educational Attainment among Men in their Communities

February 11, 2019

As affordable, open-door institutions, community colleges are first responders for supporting males’ postsecondary attainment.

State System Governing Boards

Community Colleges are Overseen by a Variety of Models in Different States

January 25, 2019

As discussed in the fall 2018 issue of Trustee Quarterly, community colleges are designed and organized d

Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) - New England State Systems

Nashua Community College, NH

November 29, 2018 to November 30, 2018

The Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) is a national initiative that provides education for community and technical college trustees and presidents to assist them in data-informed governance to promote student success, equity and comp

New Report Explains How K-12 School and Community College Alignment Helps Student Success

November 28, 2018

AACC, ACCT, and Education Strategy Group offer recommended practices to improve community college, K-12 collaboration for better college and career outcomes.

2018 ACCT Leadership Congress Photos

November 9, 2018

We hope you had a great time at the ACCT Leadership Congress.

We have posted thousands of photos from the event, including the ACCT Awards, at Flickr.