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Texas Community Colleges Lead to Upper Mobility
TACC, 2019
#TXcommunitycolleges lead to upward mobility by providing Texans with the opportunities they need to build bridges to success.

Whether they're interested in pursuing a career or a higher degree, we meet them where they are! #WePutTexansToWork #txlege
College and University Basic Needs Insecurity: A National #RealCollege Survey Report
The Hope Center (2019)
Using State Data Systems to Create an Information Culture in Education
Education Commission of the States (2019)
Latinos in Higher Education: Compilation of Fast Facts
Excelencia in Education (2019)
Designing for Success: The Early Implementation of College Promise Programs
MDRC (2019)
Recommendations for Providing Community Colleges with the Resources They Need
The Century Foundation (2019)
2019-2020 Aspen Presidential Fellows
TACC, 2019
Congratulations to 2019-2020 class of Aspen Presidential Fellows! A #PresFellow strives to transform community colleges to achieve higher and more equitable levels of student success. 6 of the 40 were from #TXcommunitycolleges! View all elected here: (link: https://highered.aspeninstitute.org/aspen-presidential-fellowship-program-overview/aspen-presidential-fellows-news-release/) highered.aspeninstitute.org/aspen-presiden…
Thank you, Senator West SB25
TACC, 2019
Congrats
@SenRoyceWest
on the passage of SB25 by the Senate! #TXcommunitycolleges know you've been committed to improving the transfer of credits between community colleges & universities over the last several sessions; we greatly appreciate your tenacity & leadership! #txlege
Early College Fun Facts
TACC, 2019
#TXcommunitycolleges build strong partnerships w/ ISD's to provide early college opportunities to students who are historically underrepresented in #highered. Nationally, students who have access to such programs, are more likely to persist to graduation. #earlycollegeweek
Texas community colleges are supported by three sources of revenue
TACC, 2019
The number of Texans enrolled in community colleges has roughly doubled since 1990, & we play a key role in the state's workforce development & educational attainment goals. Let's continue serving all Texans by keeping #TXcommunitycolleges the 3rd most affordable in the Nation!
SWCID Bill first sent to Governor Greg Abbott
TACC, 2019
Congratulations @GoToSwcid for being the first House Bill sent to Governor @GovAbbott! The passage of this bill will more accurately reflect the mission and purpose of the college. @HC_BigSpring #WeServeAllTexans #txlege #TXcommunitycolleges
Dr. Serrata elected as Chair-Elect for AACC
TACC, 2019
Congratulations, El Paso Community College President @WSerrata! He has demonstrated strong dedication to #TXcommunitycolleges by serving on our Executive Board, the @TXSuccessCenter Advisory Board, & now as the new Chair-Elect for @Comm_College! Read more: (link: https://elpasoheraldpost.com/el-paso-community-college-president-named-to-national-board/) elpasoheraldpost.com/el-paso-commun…
Performance-based funding at Texas community colleges, April 2019
TACC, 2019
#TXcommunitycolleges want what’s best for students, & performance-based funding requires more transparency on their behalf. The program has raised the level of accountability and created positive financial incentives for us beyond enrollment. #WeServeAllTexans #txlege
What are Early College High Schools?
TACC, 2019
We believe Early College High Schools propel students to postsecondary success by enabling them to graduate with a high school diploma and an associate degree simultaneously. For low-income students, early college means dreams can become an affordable reality. #EarlyCollegeWeek
60X30TX
TACC, 2019
TX community colleges are supported by 3 sources
TACC 2019
The number of Texans enrolled in community colleges has roughly doubled since 1990, & we play a key role in the state's workforce development & educational attainment goals. Let's continue serving all Texans by keeping #TXcommunitycolleges the 3rd most affordable in the Nation!
When Commitment Leads to Transformative Change: How Partnerships Pave the Road to Careers for High-Need Students
JFF (2019)
86th Legislature Policy Priorities Meme
TACC 2019
We're excited about opportunities to advance the priorities of #TXcommunitycolleges during the 86th #txlege session. If you're interested in exploring TACC's approach to advocacy in greater depth, please visit: http://tacc.org #WeServeAllTexans
Success Points
TACC 2019
#TXcommunitycolleges support performance-based funding & most colleges have realized increases in success points across performance metrics. THE ASK: increase biennial rate for success points from $171.56 to $215 per point. #WeServeAllTexans #TXlege
Community colleges show gains in graduation rates
TACC 2019
NEW DATA: #TXcommunitycolleges take pride in meeting students where they are--their success is our success, & our success is great for Texas. We believe that providing access to affordable, relevant & rigorous #highered is what we do best. #WeServeAllTexans
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