An interstate cooperative to increase high school graduation rates, access to education beyond high school and postsecondary degree completion — particularly for those who would be the first in their families to enroll. Go Alliance research, services and professional development focus on college access policy and communications strategies to motivate students to plan for and apply to college.
West Virginia is a Go Alliance member state.
Go Alliance Representative: Autumn Perry, Coordinator for College Access and Success, West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
Educational Technology Cooperative
Membership group of state K-12 and higher education coordinating and governing boards that represent more than 800 colleges and universities and 3,100 school districts in SREB states. The ETC focuses member agencies and state policymakers on using technology wisely, helps states understand technology issues, and forms an action agenda for effectively using technology in education.
West Virginia representatives attended the spring and summer webinars.
West Virginia sent one attendee to the 2018 ETC annual meeting on teaching and technology.
West Virginia ETC representatives helped determine SREB’s 10 Critical Issues in Educational Technology and served on working groups for revisions.
West Virginia ETC representatives and member agency:
Roxann Humbert, Founding and Executive Director of WVROCKS, West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
Technology Purchasing Savings
Schools, universities and agencies in SREB states saved $8.3 million on over $83 million in technology purchases during fiscal year 2018 — more than double the FY2017 savings — through SREB’s participation in MHECtech discount agreements. Organizations in each of the 16 SREB states participated.
West Virginia saved $119,044 on $1,203,671 in technology purchases in fiscal year 2018.