Advancing Roadmaps for Community College Leadership to Improve Student Learning and Success

Advancing Roadmaps for Community College Leadership to Improve Student Learning and Success will disseminate and advance the knowledge and insights from AAC&U’s continuing work with nineteen community colleges participating in the LEAP Developing a Community College Student Roadmap Project. Led by a set of experienced community college leaders, Roadmap schools have applied AAC&U’s LEAP practices and principles to bear on efforts to advance community college student learning and engagement. Beginning in September 2014, Advancing Roadmaps will scale these strategies to support guided learning pathways for all students and build national, regional, and state partnerships among organizations committed to improving student learning and success at two-year institutions, including Achieving the Dream, Inc. and Jobs for the Future. 

Project Activities

In order to facilitate a more far-reaching exploration of the changes needed to drive equitable access to high-quality learning for the millions of students whose college journey begins at two-year institutions, Advancing Roadmaps will:

Project Staff

Tia Brown McNair, Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Student Success
mcnair@aacu.org; x808

Michael Smith, Interim Program Associate
smith@aacu.org; x814

This project is supported by a grant from The Kresge Foundation. To learn more about the Foundation and its grant programs, visit kresge.org.