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Support Grows for California Online College



by Ed Coghlan

A diverse coalition is building for Governor Jerry Brown’s plan to create a statewide online community college designed to serve workers who need more skills and credentials to move ahead but cannot access traditional college courses.

CA Fwd, co-organizer of the California Economic Summit, encouraged in a letter to key legislators that the proposal should be approved because, in addition to online instruction, the plan includes competency-based learning, multiple start times, and personalized support – all of which have been proven to work with untraditional students.

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