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Council for Basic Skills

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

Membership information including executive committee contacts, rosters and council liaisons.

Current and Archived Meeting Materials

Details for current and archived meetings including registration, lodging, directions, agendas, minutes, handouts.

2018-19 CBS Meeting Schedule

  • Summer  July 24, 2018, Three Rivers Convention Center (business meeting, during Rendezvous Conference)
  • Fall – Oct. 11-12, 2018, Yakima Valley College
  • Winter – Jan. 17-18, 2019, Bates Technical College, South Campus
  • Spring – April 18-19, 2019, Peninsula College

2019-20 CBS Meeting Schedule

  • Summer to be determined  Centralia College



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)

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Last Modified: 7/19/18 11:07 AM

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