Committee on Academic and Workforce Success (CAWS)

When: 12/13/2017 10:15 AM-01:00 PM
Where: START TIME: Begins upon adjournment of the CAAP Meeting, whichever occurs later. Location: Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, 1200 E. Anderson Lane Austin, TX - Board Room

Public Testimony

The presiding chair shall designate whether public testimony will be taken at the beginning of the meeting, at the time the related item is taken up by the Board after staff has presented the item, or any other time as determined by the presiding chair. For procedures on testifying please go to http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/public-testimony.

Agenda and Materials

Agenda and Agenda Materials

Supplemental Materials

Agenda Items V-M(3) through V-M(8): Consideration of adopting the staff recommendation to the Committee relating to the appointment of member(s) to:
(3) Finance Field of Study Advisory Committee
(4) Marketing Field of Study Advisory Committee
(5) English Language and Literature Field of Study Advisory Committee
(6) History Field of Study Advisory Committee
(7) Political Science and Government Field of Study Advisory Committee
(8) Social Work Field of Study Advisory Committee

Agenda Items V-N(1): Consideration of adopting the Commissioner’s recommendation to the Committee relating to the proposed amendments to Chapter 4, Subchapter C, Sections 4.53 – 4.59, and 4.62 and proposed new Section 4.63 of Board rules concerning the Texas Success Initiative (House Bill 2223, 85th Texas Legislature, Regular Session)

Agenda Items V-N(4): Consideration of adopting the Commissioner’s recommendation to the Committee relating to the proposed new Chapter 9, Subchapter N, Sections 9.670 - 9.678 of Board rules concerning certain Baccalaureate Degree Programs (Senate Bill 2118, 85th Texas Legislature, Regular Session)

Presentations

Agenda Item V-N(3) PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Rex Peebles, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Quality and Workforce

Agenda Item V-K PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Rex Peebles, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Quality and Workforce

Agenda Item V-N(1) PowerPoint presentation by Jerel Booker, Assistant Commissioner for College Readiness and Success


More than one video was found for that date.
Committee on Affordability, Accountability & Planning Play Committee on Affordability, Accountability & Planning  YouTube Video
Committee on Academic & Workforce Success (CAWS) Play Committee on Academic & Workforce Success (CAWS) YouTube Video

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