Dr. Matthew Wetstein Recommended for Cabrillo College Presidency
Times Publishing Group Article
December 15, 2017
Matthew Westein, RP Group President from 2014-2016 will be “the next President/Superintendent of Cabrillo College, with a projected start date of February 1, 2018.”
“Multiple Paths Forward” cites RP Group, Published in EdSource Newsletter
RP Group cited in WestEd Report “Multiple Paths Forward,” which was shared in EdSource email updates, daily for a period of more than 30 days in Spring 2018.
New bill removes remedial classes by 2018
The Connection Article
December 4, 2017
MMAP, led by RP Group and Educational Results Partnerships’ Cal-PASS Plus system, is used by Cosumnes River College to determine “how high school transcripts can be used to determine college competency.”
More Than $5.7 Million in Grants Awarded to CSUF During Last Three Months of 2016
California State Fullerton News Service
January 4, 2017
Director of the Social Science Research Center at Cal State Fullerton, Laura Gil-Trejo, received “$32,676 from the RP Group for the ‘Joyce Foundation Academy for College...
Four Finalists Announced for Lake Tahoe Community College President Job
South Tahoe Now
November 9, 2016
In this article, former RP Group board member, Matt Wetstein, is one of “four finalists for the position of Lake Tahoe Community College's Superintendent/President.”
Easy Change Could Improve College Racial Equity
San Diego Union Tribune
July 27, 2016
The article states that the process for assessing which students get to take college-level courses or remedial courses aids in the racial inequity within California Community Colleges. RP Group President,...
Community Colleges Sending Too Many into Remedial Math
San Francisco Chronicle
May 29, 2015
The article states that California Community Colleges’ placement tests have unfairly placed students in remedial courses. The RP Group is referenced as estimating that “each year, nearly 50,000 students who...
Reworking Remedial Education
November 11, 2014
The RP Group’s 2014 report, Curricular Redesign and Gatekeeper Completion: A Multi-College Evaluation of the California Acceleration Project, was referenced in an EdSource article about restructuring the approach to...
CLU Professor Receives Fulbright
al Lutheran News
May 27, 2014
Out of 1,100 candidates, RP Group senior researcher Diane Rodriguez-Kiino “received a Fulbright Scholar grant to teach at the University of Tokyo and Tsuda College in Japan during the 2014-2015 academic year.” She...
Public Campuses Mimic Private University Experience
San Francisco Gate
June 24, 2012
Metro Academies Initiative is a program that provides students in public colleges with a private university experience for a small additional cost to each school. Researchers Jane Wellman, a college cost expert,...