About - Commissions

Overview

SREB Commissions

Throughout SREB’s history, governors have taken the lead on critical education issues by convening policymakers from member states. SREB commissions bring greater attention to these topics, build consensus and make recommendations to address the challenges. The focus of a commission often arises from SREB’s Goals for Education; commission recommendations always inform revisions of the Goals. 

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Community College Commission

States and colleges must help community college students move down a well-defined path to degrees and careers. The commission called for reforming college placement and carefully monitoring students who need remedial courses. 

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Early Childhood Commission

Raise the quality of early education programs and ensure they are well-coordinated across different agencies and budgets.

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Teacher Preparation Commission

How can state policy improve the preparation of teachers, using  licensure and certification, approval of teacher prep programs, and accountability as levers?