Board Meeting

When: 01/25/2018 08:30 AM-02:15 PM
Where: 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

Supplemental Materials

Agenda Item VII-A Consideration of adopting the Negotiated Rulemaking Committee’s recommendation to the Board relating to the proposed amendments to Chapter 4, Subchapter D, Sections 4.81 – 4.85 of Board rules concerning college courses offered for dual credit by public institutions of higher education

Reports

Agenda Item IX-G  Financial Aid Advisory Committee Annual Report

Agenda Item IX-H  Promoting a Coordinated Approach to Financial Literacy

Presentations

Agenda Item I-C  SFA ENVISIONED PLAN Strategic Plan 2015 - 2023 - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Baker Pattillo, President; and Dr. Steve Bullard, Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs, Stephen F. Austin State University
Agenda Item IV-AOutcomes-Based Funding: National Context, Design Principles and Implementation - PowerPoint presentation by Martha Snyder, Director of HCM Strategists
Agenda Item VI-ABlock Schedules at Austin Community College: A Step Towards Guided Pathways - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Charles Cook, Provost/EVP for Academic Affairs, Austin Community College 
Agenda Item IX-C  Decline in Direct from High School Enrollment Rates, 2014-2016 - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Jenna Cullinane Hege, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Planning
Agenda Item IX-C  Data Highlight: 60x30TX Male Completion Targets - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Julie Eklund, Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Planning and Funding
Agenda Item IX-F  Accountability System Measures Update  - Non-Texas and Career Schools - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Julie Eklund, Assistant Commissioner for Strategic Planning and Funding
Agenda Item IX-H  Promoting How and Why to Pay for Training and Education after High School - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Charles Puls, Deputy Assistant Commissioner for Student Financial Aid Programs
Agenda Item X-K  National Research University Fund - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Rex Peebles, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Quality and Workforce
Agenda Item X-N (3)  Major Changes to Chapter 7 Rules - PowerPoint presentation by Dr. Rex Peebles, Assistant Commissioner for Academic Quality and Workforce

Handouts

Agenda Item IV-A Driving Better Outcomes - 2015
Agenda Item IV-A Driving Better Outcomes - 2016 
Agenda Item IV-A Outcomes-Based Funding Formula Overview
Agenda Item IV-A Testimony Before the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 
Agenda Item IX-F Non-Texas and Career Four-Year Institutions Accountability System Proposed Measures


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