ERIC Number: ED483979
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Jul
Closing the Gaps by 2015: 2004 Progress Report.
Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Closing the Gaps by 2015 was adopted in October 2000 by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board with strong support of the state's educational, business, and political communities. The plan, which is directed at closing educational gaps within Texas, as well as between Texas and other states, has four goals: (1) to close the gaps in student participation; (2) student success; (3) excellence; and (4) research. This document contains an overview of progress for each of the four goals. Each goal in the plan includes strategies, as well as intermediate targets for assessing progress toward the goals. The following information is appended: (1) Closing the Gaps, by 2015; (2) Participation: High School Graduates Enrolling in Public Higher Education; (3) Participation Goal; (4) Success Goal; (5) Excellence Goal; (6) Research Goal; and (7) Participation and Success Institutional Targets. (Contains 5 tables.)
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Texas State Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin.