... that bubble up from California's public universities and community colleges."
see IHE: Less Prescriptive in California
Applications are due in January. State officials said each award will be at least $2.5 million, meaning there may be up to 20 grants made.
--remember Dean Florez of 20mm (and that conference at UCLA)? Kind of stopped hearing about that: after this broke, anyway
he's gonna help pick the winners:
That means trying promising ideas from beyond California, said Dean Florez, a former state senator and majority leader who was named to the committee this week.
“It’s an opportunity for the systems to look outside their borders,” he said.
Florez said he is interested in applications that feature remedial math reforms, more online access or competency-based education.
UPDATE additional article - there's: LA Times today with this from the President of the UC Regents -a roast jokey aimed at a former ex officio UC Regent “Your way of keeping everybody in the dark was a real winner. If they had known everything they were doing, they couldn’t accomplish half of what we accomplished,’’ Brown said with a dry grin. “I say that—if the press is listening—with some degree of irony. No, we’re for transparency, for the record. We love the FPPC [Fair Political Practices Commission] — all the good things.’’
Remaking the University with a post on UC Care and concerns over next year's plans (that will be offered in November open enrollment this year, and a compilation of posts on the saga
and another on Salaita and University of Illinois
- Richard Blum (AGAIN!)
- Wm. De La Pena
- Gareth Elliott
- George Kieffer
- Sherry Lansing (AGAIN!)
- Monica Lozano (AGAIN!)
- Hadi Makarechian
- Eloy Ortiz Oakley
- Norman Pattiz (AGAIN!)
- John A. Pérez
- Bonnie Reiss
- Richard Sherman
- Bruce Varner
- Charlene Zettel
- Marcela Ramirez
- UC Regents Committees
- Staff Advisors, Faculty Reps, Designates
- Ex Officio UC Regents
- UC Alumni Regents
"If the University were a business, it would likely be the largest corporation in California."
"If The University Were A Business, It Would Likely Be The Largest Corporation In California"-Regents Minutes (2010)