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Partnerships and Progress as ACCT Leadership Congress Continues

Day 2

October 26, 2018

Philanthropic and business leaders urged community college leaders to focus on the “radically different” during the second day of the 2018 ACCT Community College Leadership Congress in New York City.

2018 ACCT Leadership Congress Kicks Off With Focus on Excellence, Funding Needs

Day 1

October 25, 2018

The 2018 ACCT Community College Leadership Congress kicked off Wednesday by highlighting the work of community colleges that have made significant gains in improving student outcomes — and by calling attention to “the discrepancy between what our

​​​​​​​New Report Urges Community College and Businesses to Partner to Prepare Students for the Future of Work

October 25, 2018

Community colleges and businesses must work together to help students gain the knowledge and skills needed to keep pace with changing technology and be successful in the workforce

Who Governs Community Colleges?

New Survey Provides Insights on Trustees

October 24, 2018

The data shed light on who is leading the institutions that serve nearly 40 percent of all college students. 

The State of Community College Governance

Complexity, uniqueness characterize our nation’s state system governing boards

October 16, 2018

In most states, each community college has its own independently operating governing board. In nearly a dozen states, however, a statewide system governs all community and technical colleges.

Community Colleges Remain Resilient in the Wakes of Hurricanes Florence and Michael

October 11, 2018

A number of colleges and their surrounding communities thus far have sustained substantial damages in the wake of Hurricanes Florence and Michael.

ACCT Awards

2018 Regional ACCT Awardees Announced

Outstanding Community College Leaders Receive Regional Awards

August 20, 2018

WASHINGTON - The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual Regional Awards for community college trustees, equity programs, chief executive officers, faculty members, and professional boar

ACCT Statement on Workforce Development and Training Executive Order

July 19, 2018

Today, President Donald Trump signed an executive order focusing on workforce development and training. 

New Report on Executive Leadership Transitioning at Community Colleges

May 8, 2018

ACCT and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) have jointly published a new monograph designed to help community college boards smooth transitions from outgoing to incoming presidents.

Podcast: In the Know with ACCT

A podcast on the latest in community colleges

May 7, 2018

Whether you’re a community college trustee, a president, a policymaker or someone with a passion for the community college movement, ACCT’s podcast is designed to get you in the know.

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