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Reporting the Latest on California Guided Pathways


Getting Student Voices into Guided Pathways

Don’t overlook student voices. That’s the message of a new report, based on student focus groups that detailed their community college experiences and their thoughts on Guided Pathways. A cross section of students from two CA community colleges was queried about the process they encountered in selecting majors and choosing courses, what resources had been helpful and what services they felt were lacking.


Working Together as a Team: The Central Valley Higher Education Consortium Approach to Guided Pathways

The Central Valley Higher Education Consortium, which comprises 14 colleges in four districts spread across nine counties, is embarking upon a unified effort to ensure Guided Pathways succeeds in eliminating equity gaps, while substantially boosting the number of students who earn a certificate or a degree.


Spring 2018 Guided Pathways Workshops

The California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office is coordinating a series of upcoming workshops to provide resources and support for its colleges as they work toward implementing Guided Pathways. The content for these workshops was developed in response to feedback collected during the Fall 2017 Guided Pathways workshops–you spoke, we listened!


From the Desk of

Laura Hope

Executive Vice Chancellor of Education Services and Support

Welcome to our inaugural newsletter, “GP Connect.” It is designed to highlight the stories, tools, and practices to help propel our collective work on guided pathways. Our collective narrative around guided pathways implementation has the capacity to inspire and inform our efforts, and I hope that you will share your progress, your challenges, and your approaches so that they can be highlighted in GP Connect. Look for a new issue every month, and submit your story ideas to


Chancellor Eloy Oakley takes you inside the California Community Colleges for a series of lively discussions on a variety of academic and administrative topics. Subscribe on your favorite podcast platform or listen online.