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Register for the 2018 ACCT Leadership Congress!

Download the Program

October 24, 2018 to October 27, 2018

Join more than 2,000 trustees, presidents, chancellors, government officials, foundation representatives, and experts as we exchange critical information and ideas on successful new models, innovations, programs, and actively network with community college leaders from across the country. 

Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) - New England State Systems

Nashua Community College, NH

November 29, 2018 to November 30, 2018

The Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) is a national initiative that provides education for community and technical college trustees and presidents to assist them in data-informed governance to promote student success, equity and comp

Community Colleges Remain Resilient in the Wakes of Hurricanes Florence and Michael

October 11, 2018

A number of colleges and their surrounding communities thus far have sustained substantial damages in the wake of Hurricanes Florence and Michael.

ACCT Awards

2018 Regional ACCT Awardees Announced

Outstanding Community College Leaders Receive Regional Awards

August 20, 2018

WASHINGTON - The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is pleased to announce the recipients of its annual Regional Awards for community college trustees, equity programs, chief executive officers, faculty members, and professional boar

ACCT Statement on Workforce Development and Training Executive Order

July 19, 2018

Today, President Donald Trump signed an executive order focusing on workforce development and training. 

New Report on Executive Leadership Transitioning at Community Colleges

May 8, 2018

ACCT and the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) have jointly published a new monograph designed to help community college boards smooth transitions from outgoing to incoming presidents.

Podcast: In the Know with ACCT

A podcast on the latest in community colleges

May 7, 2018

Whether you’re a community college trustee, a president, a policymaker or someone with a passion for the community college movement, ACCT’s podcast is designed to get you in the know.

Highlights from Community College Month

Thank you for making Community College Month a great success!

May 1, 2018

Last month, we asked ACCT members to share what they appreciate about community colleges.

New Report, Webinar Explain Role of Trustees in Accreditation Process

April 2, 2018

Experts recommend trustees serve a central role in the process and stay informed about institutional and programmatic accreditation to ensure quality and student success.

April is Community College Month!

What can trustees do?

April 1, 2018

Community College Month is a campaign to raise awareness about the importance of our institutions to communities and to students. Here are some things that trustees and boards can do to bring attention to your college:

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