Core Mission Workgroup: Basic Skills
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Basic Skills Workgroup Mission Statement
The Basic Skills Workgroup/College Skills steering committee on the Foothill campus
coordinates the design and implementation of programs that support the development of foundation skills in reading, writing, mathematics, English as a Second Language, and learning/study to achieve success in college-level courses. In doing so, we endeavor to focus necessary and purposeful activities in four areas of effective practice: organization/administration, program design, staff development, and instructional practice.

Meetings are scheduled the second Tuesday of each month at 2:30 p.m.

Darya Gilani, Classified
Teresa Ong, Faculty
Paul Starer, Administrator

Kelly Lopez, Student

Eloise Orrell
Interim Vice President, Instruction &
Institutional Research

As a part of our shared governance process, all meetings are open to any faculty/staff/student that would like to attend.

Meeting Date: Agenda: Minutes: Attachments:
Oct. 12, 2010 Agenda
PPT Presentation
PDF Basic Skills 2008 Inventory
Oct. 20, 2010 PaRC Presentation
Poppy Copy
Nov. 9, 2010 Agenda PDF  
Dec. 6, 2010 Agenda PDF Basic Skills Survey (DRAFT)
Program Review Example
Jan. 11, 2011 Agenda PDF Draft - Tutorial Services (table)
Draft - Tutorial Services (list)
Jan. 25, 2011 Agenda PDF Final Tutorial Services Table
2009 Student Services Survey
Feb. 8, 2011 Agenda PDF Example of District Metrics
Mar. 8, 2011 Agenda PDF  
Apr. 5, 2011 Agenda PDF Basic Skills Survey Results
Possible Metrics
Apr. 12, 2011 Agenda PDF Metrics and Goals v.3
Spring Tutorial Services Chart
Update to PaRC
May 3, 2011 Agenda PDF  
May 10, 2011 Agenda PDF BSI Funding Update
June 14,2011 Agenda PDF  

Visit the Other Core Mission Workgroups & Operations Planning web pages:

Basic Skills
Operations Planning

To view archived work of the Strategic Initiative Planning Committees, visit:
Building a Community of Scholars
Promoting a Collaborative Decision-Making Environment
Putting Access Into Action

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