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Council for Basic Skills (CBS)

The Council for Basic Skills (CBS) comprises all basic skills education providers funded through the office of Basic Education for Adults at the State Board for Community and Technical Colleges.

CBS meets quarterly to carry out its purpose:

  • Assist and report to the Instruction Commission on issues affecting state, local or federally funded adult and family literacy programs and basic skills education issues.
  • Coordinate and improve basic skills instruction to promote student success, in accordance with state and federal guidelines for adult and family literacy education.

Members and Committees

2023-24 Executive Committee including committee listing and current work plan.

Current and Archived Meeting Materials

Details for meetings including location and meeting materials.

Meeting Dates for 2023-24

  • October 12-13, 2023 - South Puget Sound Community College
  • January 26, 2024 - Virtual
  • May 16-17, 2024 - TBD

Related Councils and Groups

Join an eList

Get involved in conversations with your peers at other colleges. Mailman Mail-Lists of interest to basic skills providers include:

  • ABEDir (Adult Literacy Directors)

Page Manager: clowder@sbctc.edu
Last Modified: 2/1/24, 9:36 AM

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