Monday, March 25, 2019
The RP Group
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  • “Multiple Paths Forward” cites RP Group, Published in EdSource Newsletter
    April 4, 2018 | EdSource Newsletter Spring 2018 |
    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.

  • Dr. Matthew Wetstein Recommended for Cabrillo College Presidency
    December 15, 2017 | Times Publishing Group Article |
    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.”

  • New bill removes remedial classes by 2018
    December 4, 2017 | The Connection Article |
    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...

  • More Than $5.7 Million in Grants Awarded to CSUF During Last Three Months of 2016
    January 4, 2017 | California State Fullerton News Service |
    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
    November 9, 2016 | South Tahoe Now |
    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
    July 27, 2016 | San Diego Union-Tribune |
    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...

  • Community Colleges Sending Too Many into Remedial Math
    May 29, 2015 | San Francisco Chronicle |
    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...

  • Reworking Remedial Education
    November 11, 2014 | EdSource |
    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...

  • CLU Professor Receives Fulbright
    May 27, 2014 | Cal Lutheran News |
    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...

  • Public Campuses Mimic Private University Experience
    June 24, 2012 | SF Gate |
    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...

  • Modesto Junior College — New Student Day 2018
    December 10, 2018 | Modesto Junior College Student Success & Access |
    Modesto Junior College integrates “the RP Group research findings related to the Six Success Factors of Student Achievement” to partner with their students and help...

  • De Anza College — Vision, Mission and Values
    August 6, 2018 | DeAnza College: Vision, Mission and Values |
    With information from the RP Group’s Student Support (Re)defined report, De Anza College provides support for their students to have direction, stay focused, feel nurtured,...

  • Kern Community College District
    April 14, 2018 | 51st SPRING SESSION RESOLUTIONS |
    RP Group work referenced in relation to KCCD committee Academic Senate Spring Session Resolutions item: Reduce Course Enrollment Maximums as Needed to Satisfy New State Directives.

  • Riverside Community College District's Guided Pathways Initiative
    February 8, 2018 | Riverside Community College District's Guided Pathways Initiative |
    2018 Guided Pathways report has been included on the district’s Strategic Communications Workforce report list.

  • Reedley College - Equity Executive Summary
    November 28, 2017 | Equity Executive Summary |
    To determine how to best serve students, Reedley hired the RP Group to conduct focus groups with students.

  • Norco College
    November 15, 2017 | Completion Initiative Workgroup |
    Norco College used Completion by Design’s “Loss and Momentum Framework,” and the RP Group’s work that “focuses on six success factors that contribute to student achievement” to...

  • RP Group Fact Sheet
    2017 Fact Sheet about RP Group. Includes information about RP Group events, professional development and learning opportunities, research and evaluation projects, key projects, presentations, awards given, and RP Group resources and publications.