A source of updates related to AB705 Implementation at Porterville College. Find previous meeting agendas and minutes on the right sidebar.
AB 705 is a bill signed by the Governor on October 13, 2017 that took effect on January 1, 2018. The bill requires that a community college district or college maximize the probability that a student will enter and complete transfer-level coursework in English and math within a one year timeframe and use, in the placement of students into English and math courses, one or more of the following: high school coursework, high school grades, and high school grade point average.
Melissa Long, AB 705 Coordinator, Language Arts Professor
Ann Marie Wagstaff, Language Arts Division Chair/Professor
Stewart Hathaway, Mathematics Division Chair/Professor
Dustin Acres, Mathematics Professor
Bulmaro Cisneros, ESL Professor
Primavera Arvizu, Vice President, Student Services
Erin Cruz, Director of Enrollment
James Thompson, Dean of Instruction
Richard Goode, Curriculum Chair, Natural Science Professor
Ana Maria Ceballos, Counselor Liaison
Katherine Figueroa, Counselor Liaison
Michael Carley, Director of Instituional Research
Reagen Dozier, Program Manager