Career and College Readiness

Concurrent Enrollment Hearing Streamed Live Thursday

By October 7, 2015 No Comments

The Minnesota Joint Higher Education Hearing with the Higher Learning Commission on Oct. 8 will be streamed live on the House Media website, starting at 1 pm(Scroll down the page to find in the lower right hand corner).

The hearing will begin with a presentation by President Gellman-Danley of the Higher Learning Commission followed by discussion with state lawmakers and public testimony on the Commission’s recent decision to change credentialing requirements for concurrent enrollment.

The public testimony will include a number of rural superintendents, principals, teachers, students and former students. View list of testifiers.

MREA has been working with state and federal leaders to bring attention to the impact of the HLC’s recent ruling. In this Star Tribune opinion article publishedWednesday, I share why Minnesota’s dual credit program is not broken, vital questions to ask and how Minnesota got here.  Learn more from voices across the state.