College and Career Ready Updates

The lat­est CCRG infor­ma­tion can be found on the CCRGAP page at the NC Com­mu­ni­ty Col­lege Sys­tem web­site: click here.

Lat­est CCRG Update (pro­vid­ed by Susan Bar­bi­t­ta, 6.19.14):

CCRG: Plan­ning a Part­ner­ship


CCRG Update (pro­vid­ed by Susan Bar­bi­t­ta and Lau­ra Kalbaugh, 4.4.17):

  • The Col­lege and Career Ready Grad­u­ate Align­ment Part­ner­ship Infor­ma­tion Ses­sion held April 3rd at Wayne CC was record­ed. The ses­sion can be viewed here:
  • The ses­sion held March 21st at AB Tech was also record­ed and can be viewed here:
  • Meet­ing hand­outs avail­able here.
  • The EdReady math course is avail­able for explo­ration. To access the course, please fol­low the direc­tions here..
  • A bare bones ver­sion of the NROC Eng­lish course is also avail­able. Please note that this is still a work in progress. To access the Eng­lish course, fol­low the direc­tions here.
  • If your col­lege or high school is inter­est­ed in par­tic­i­pat­ing in Phase II, please con­tact Susan Bar­bi­t­ta ( or Lau­ra Kalbaugh ( A small amount of fund­ing is avail­able for up to ten col­lege part­ner­ships. In order to qual­i­fy for poten­tial fund­ing, you must indi­cate inter­est by April 26th.


CCRG Update (pro­vid­ed by Susan Bar­bi­t­ta, 11.18.16):

  • Sev­en college/high school part­ner­ships are under­way for the 2016/17 school year
  • A min­i­mum of an addi­tion­al 12 part­ner­ships are planned for Phase II
    • GEAR UP (Gain­ing Ear­ly Aware­ness and Readi­ness for Under­grad­u­ate Pro­grams) will pro­vide fund­ing to their high school / com­mu­ni­ty col­lege part­ner­ships.
    • There is a small amount of fund­ing avail­able for oth­er Phase II part­ner­ships
  • A state-wide math course has been cre­at­ed for use
    • Con­tent com­plete
    • Await­ing ‘deliv­ery’ of the course from NROC
    • Will be sent to the com­mit­tee for review
    • Use of this course is option­al
  • Work has begun on a state-wide Eng­lish course
    • Con­tent near­ly com­plete
    • Will be avail­able in the Vir­tu­al Learn­ing Com­mu­ni­ty (VLC) Spring 2017
    • Upon com­ple­tion will be sent to the com­mit­tee for reivew
    • Use of this course is option­al
  • Pro­fes­sion­al Devel­op­ment
    • Our project lead, Lau­ra Kalbaugh, will be sched­ul­ing three region­al PD meet­ings this spring
      • Our exist­ing part­ner­ships will share their mod­els and imple­men­ta­tion details
    • The CCRGAP PD sub-com­mit­tee will con­vene Jan/Feb


Col­lege Admin­is­tra­tors were asked to send nom­i­na­tions for mem­bers of the Col­lege and Career Ready Lead­er­ship Team to the NCCCS in late Novem­ber, and rep­re­sen­ta­tives from Math, Reading/English, and stake­hold­er orga­ni­za­tions were select­ed.

The team held a con­fer­ence call meet­ing on Decem­ber 9, 2015. This was a pre­lim­i­nary meet­ing, includ­ing intro­duc­tions of the com­mit­tee mem­bers and a dis­cus­sion of the time­line for the work of the com­mit­tee.

On Feb­ru­ary 10, 2016, an email was sent to team mem­bers with infor­ma­tion about items of con­sid­er­a­tion. See attached update below for points of dis­cus­sion.

On March 18, 2016, a report was pre­sent­ed to the North Car­oli­na Com­mu­ni­ty Col­lege Board (pages 79–83 of the pdf of the report below).

On May 31, 2016, a meet­ing was held at the NCCCS office in Raleigh. Notes from the meet­ing can be found below.

On June 23, 2016, a meet­ing was held at the NCCCS office in Raleigh. Notes from the meet­ing can be found below.

Please con­tact Jen­nifer Leigh,, with any ques­tions about the work of this team.

Click Here to View the Pow­er­point from the Decem­ber 9 Meet­ing

NC Col­lege and Career Ready Com­mit­tee Update 2.12

NCCCS Career and Col­lege Ready Report to Ed Over­sight Com­mit­tee March 15 2016

NCCCS Career and Col­lege Ready Grad­u­ate Task­force Meet­ing 5.31

CCRG Meet­ing Notes 6.23.16

Pro­posed Career and Col­lege-Ready Grad­u­ate Leg­is­la­tion — Sen­ate Bud­get 2016

Notes from June 23 CCRG Biweek­ly Meet­ing