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Governor Jerry Brown approves e-transcripts, common assessment tests for all California community colleges

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October 12, 2011

SACRAMENTO. (Press Release)- California Community Colleges Chancellor Jack Scott has thanked Gov. Jerry Brown for signing two bills designed to simplify the educational process for students and create more efficient placement testing within the 112-community college system. The new legislation will save...

Legislator offers Community Colleges some procedural relief

Kellen Brauer

October 3, 2011

  GROSSMONT COLLEGE – Assemblyman Marty Block (D-San Diego) has told a campus audience that California’s Community Colleges should have a single assessment test upon which state colleges and universities all could rely. Meeting with Journalism students on Wednesday, Sept. 27, Blo...

Chairman of Assembly Higher Education Committee to hold news conference on campus

Kellen Brauer

September 20, 2011

Marty BlockGROSSMONT COLLEGE- Marty Block, chairman of the Assembly committee on higher education, will be participating in a campus news conference at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 27. “A  panel of questioners will include Russ Lindquist, editor of the GC Summit; Marc Arizmendez, news director of Gr...

Bill reaches governor for uniform assessment of incoming community college students

September 15, 2010

SACRAMENTO (Press Release)--A bill to pilot a project for the uniform assessment of incoming community college students has been approved by the Legislature and awaits action by the governor. Assemblyman Marty Block (D-San Diego), the bill's author, said that AB 2682 requires the Board of Governo...

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