Interstate Passport Briefing Transfer News

Student Transfer in the News

Interstate Passport Network institutions map Passport Learning Outcomes to their curriculum to develop their Passport Block. As described above by Brown-Herbst of Laramie County Community College, mapping is used to develop Guided Pathways within the Passport Block. Now a recent article featured in Education Dive suggests that mapping could be a key to developing “universal language” describing the value of learning.

On July 18, 2019 The State Council of Higher Education of Virginia approved plans to provide community college students a smoother transition as they transfer to a four-year institution. Read the full article, Virginia’s community colleges will offer programs with guaranteed transfer credits next fall.

In a recent Chronicle of Higher Education article, ‘Everybody Is Panicking’: Thousands of Alaska Students Scramble With Scholarship Money in Jeopardy, students talk about their educational options, including transferring out of state, in the budget crisis.