November 14-15, 2016, Commission Meeting: St. Louis, MO
Valuing Military Learning - A Guide to Military Prior Learning Assessment and More
The Multi-State Collaborative of Military Credit (MCMC), a 13-state initiative of the Midwestern Higher Education Compact, has worked with the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning (CAEL) to provide a comprehensive online guide to obtaining healthcare education and assisting servicemembers and veterans on their path towards a healthcare career. This resource provides instructional guides, testimonials, and information on accelerated educational programs for veterans, as well as a comprehensive index of resources for MHEC’s member states plus Kentucky.
Faculty Qualification Policies and Strategies Relevant to Dual Enrollment Programs: An Analysis of States and Regional Accreditation Agencies
This policy report that was written in collaboration with the Education Commission of the States and examines state and regional accreditation policies relevant to instructor qualifications for dual enrollment programs. First, results are presented from a content analysis of state policies for dual enrollment instructor qualifications. Second, the faculty qualification policies of regional accreditation organizations are compared with a particular emphasis on the Higher Learning Commission and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Third, a description is presented of state strategies to increase the number of in-service teachers qualified to teach dual enrollment courses.