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Assembly Bill 705 to reconstruct math and English departments

Madeleine Sydkvist, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

Starting next semester, students will no longer have to take an assessment test to place into transfer level math classes thanks to Assembly Bill 705. The test was used to place new students into math and English classes as part of the enrollment process, however so...

Revitalized ESL curriculum strengthens learning process

Lucy Marx, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

City College’s English as a Second Language department is revolutionizing a new curriculum within the guidelines of California Assembly Bill 705 to help students increase their opportunities for success. “So far we’re r...

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