ACCT is a non-profit educational organization of governing boards,Â representing more than 6,500 elected and appointed trustees whoÂ govern over 1,200 community, technical, and junior colleges in the UnitedÂ States and beyond. Located in Washington, D.C., ACCT is a major voiceÂ of community college trustees to the presidential administration, U.S.Â Congress, the Departments of Education and Labor and more
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Whether youâre a community college trustee, a president, a policymaker or someone with a passion for the community college movement, ACCTâs podcast is designed to get you in the know. Listen to provocative, informal conversations with visionaries and sector leaders in a portable format thatâs more radio show than classroom.
The Governance Institute for Student Success (GISS) is a national initiative that provides action-oriented training for community and technical college trustees and presidents to assist them in data-informed governance to promote student success, equity and completion.Â
Selecting a president or chancellor is one of the most momentous decisions made by a board of trustees. The decision has far-reaching implications for the board, the college, and the community. ACCT is committed to providing membership services that meet the highest professional standards, are reliable, and the highest quality available.
ACCT Now is the go-to resource for issues affecting community colleges. In addition to reporting and research, youâll have access to of-the-moment legislative updates. Weâve also included articles, reports, and research from outside sources that benefit the ACCT community.