Community and Technical College Leadership Council
Tasks Assigned to the Council include:
- Build collaborative relationships that will allow the state to leverage and scale the positive results of improvement initiatives and partnerships at public community, technical and state colleges.
- In collaboration with the Board's Undergraduate Education Advisory Committee and presidents and trustees of public junior, technical or state colleges, identify areas to reinforce the distinctive mission of community, technical and state colleges and develop policy recommendations to ensure seamless student progress through the educational pipeline linking with the K-12 system, adult education and four-year institutions.
- Beginning in 2016, provide guidance for how community college districts develop targets to meet statewide goals set by the next higher education plan post-Closing the Gaps by 2015;
- Review the legislative agenda of the Texas Association of Community Colleges and the Community College Association of Texas Trustees and provide legislative recommendations to the Board.
First Convened: July 2013
Current Status: Standing, Statutory
Meeting Schedule: Meets four times per year or as called by the chair.
Committee Members: Membership is composed of Presidents, Chancellors, and Trustees from public community and technical colleges. Membership terms are for rolling three year cycles.