Bay Region Dual Enrollment  Exchange Spotlights

The Bay Region Dual Enrollment Exchange is a monthly meeting where dual enrollment practitioners in the Bay Region to come together to discuss challenges and best practices for dual enrollment. See the full 2022-2023 agendas and notes here.  

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Example in Practice: Creating a Dual enrollment Faculty MOU

Keywords: Union, Instructors, Scheduling 

Meeting Date:  April 17th, 2024Meeting Recording


Simon Pennington, M.A.

Associate Vice President of College and Community Relations, Marketing, & Communications

Foothill College

Shared Resources

Career Ladders Project (CLP) Data Tool &  Group Discussion on Broadening Access to Dual Enrollment

Keywords: Data, Adult Learners, Underrepresented Students

Meeting Date:  March 20th, 2024Meeting Recording


Mallory Stevens, EdD


Sarah Peterson

Interim Academic/Student Services Manager, Early College Credit 

Diablo Valley College 

Thank you to Sarah for sharing her use of the data tool at DVC! 

Group Discussion

San Mateo Community College District (SMCCD): Dual Enrollment Updates & Faculty Supports

Keywords: Faculty, Teaching, Student Supports 

Meeting Date:  February 28th, 2024Meeting Recording


Dr. Lauren Ford

Interim Dean of Strategic Partnerships and Workforce Development

Skyline College | 650.738.7124

Mayra Arellano

Director of High School Transition & Dual Enrollment

Cañada College | 650.306.3166 

Skyline College Dual Enrollment - Faculty Engagement - BACCC.pdf
Dual Presentation 2.28.2024.pptx.pdf

Dual Enrollment Opportunities Grant & Legislative Updates

Keywords: Legislation, Grant Proposal

Meeting Date:  January 17th, 2024Meeting Recording


Diane Crum, CDE, 

Shared Resources

CADEP Meeting CDE Slides

A Tale of a Robust and Successful Dual Enrollment Partnership Focuses on Career Education

Keywords: CTE, Pathways

Meeting Date:  November 15th, 2023Meeting Recording


Edwin Vazquez

Lead CTE Counselor 

Santa Ana School District


Refugio Rodriquez, EdD  Director of Dual EnrollmentSanta Ana College 


NACEP SAUSD/SAC Presentation

Modalities: In person, Hybrid, Virtual Synchronous, Virtual Asynchronous

Keywords: Modalities, Online

Meeting Date: October 20th, 2023Meeting Recording

Expanding Access to Dual Enrollment

Keywords: Equity, Special Populations, Justice System Involved Youth

Meeting Date:  September 21st, 2023Meeting Recording
Discussion: What special populations are you focusing on? What are the strategies you are using? What are the challenges?

Dual Enrollment: Strenghthening Napa County's K-14  Pathways Pipeline

Keywords: District, Growth, Process, Digital Forms

Meeting Date:  April 27th, 2023Meeting Recording, Slides

Christine Tapia

Manager, Dual Enrollment and Educational Partnerships 

Napa Valley College


Napa DE Exchange Presentation - April 2023.pdf

Dual Enrollment District Level Coordination, Support, & Guidance

Keywords: District, Growth, Process, Digital Forms

Meeting Date:  March 16th, 2023Meeting Recording
Group Discussion: Effective student supports 

Dual Enrollment District Level Coordination, Support, & Guidance

Keywords: District, Growth, Process, Digital Forms

Meeting Date:  February 16th, 2023Meeting Recording, Slides

Lauren Ford, EdD

Director of Strategic Initiatives and Planning

San Mateo Community College District


BACCC-SMCCD District Dual Enrollment 02 16 23.pdf

Shared Resources

Group Discussion

Keywords: Instruction, AB102, CTE, Partnerships

Discussion Notes

Roundtable Discussion

Keywords: Instruction, AB102, CTE, Partnerships

Meeting Date:  December 15th, 2022Meeting Recording


Christian Smith

Director of Academic Partnerships & Pathways

Monterey Peninsula College 


Benjamin Grainger

Director of Student Affairs

Hartnell College


Christopher Piercy

Executive Director of Recapturing Enrollment | Office of Instruction

Victor Valley College



AB 102 Update (slides

Round Table Discussion Questions 

(Christian Smith, Ben Grainger, Chris Piercy)




College of Marin Pathway Maps for CTE

Keywords: CTE, Pathways

Meeting Date:  November 11th, 2022Meeting Recording


Katheryn Horton, Director of Workforce Development Programs,

College of Marin Office: 415-884-3108, 


College of Marin DE CoP Presentation.pdf

CTE & Dual Enrollment Pathways

Keywords: CTE, Pathways

October Dual Enrollment Exchange - 2022-10-14 09.05.00.pptx

Creating a Dual Enrollment Strategic Plan & District Audit Manual Review

Keywords: Evaluation, Planning

Meeting Date:  May 12th, 2022Meeting Recording


Dual Enrollment Implementation Plan Overview

Be prepared! Review of the Community College Audit Manual 

Dual Enrollment Implementation Plan Overview 2.2.20222 (1)
Community College Contracted District Audit Manual.pptx

My FYE as a DED: First Year Experiences of a Dual Enrollment Director Told Through Acronyms and Analogies 

Keywords: leadership, training, process, resources

Meeting Date:  April 14th, 2022Meeting Recording


Vanessa Luna Shannon (she/her/ella)

Director, Dual Enrollment Pathways and Partnerships

Santa Rosa Junior College/Sonoma County Junior College District

(707) 778-3631


Bay Region Dual Enrollment Exchange presentation.pdf

Key Topics: Chancellor's Office Special Population Data Elements & Newsom's 2022-23 Education Omnibus Trailer Bill Draft Grants 

Keywords: Data, Evaluation, Grant Funding

Meeting Date:  March 10th, 2022Meeting Recording


Chancellor's Office Special Population Data Elements

Newsome Budget DE Exchange 03092022

Newsom's 2022-23 Education Omnibus Trailer Bill Draft Grants

Why is Data Important? State Level Data

Dual Enrollment Visioning Session

Keywords: Equity, Growth, Support 

Meeting Date:  February 4th, 2022Meeting Recording

Visioning Session

Supports for Practitioners 

Designing & Scaling Quality Programming

Equity in Enrollment 

Check out the discussion on the Jamboard!

Developing a Comprehensive Advising Model:  From Start to Finish

Keywords: Advising , Developmental Psychology

Meeting Date:  December 3rd, 2021Meeting Recording


Boise State

Karina Smith Harmonee Teng

Assistant Director Academic Advisor




Other Resources Presented:

Textbook Acquisition Services 


Sara Sheppard

Director of Sales


Community College Summer Academies & Institutes

Keywords: Bridge, Summer

Meeting Date: November 5th, 2021Meeting Recording


Araceli Nuñez

K-12 Pathway Coordinator – Marin Community College District

(415) 491-6692

Rona Zollinger, Ph.D.

K-12 Pathway Coordinator – Ohlone Community College District

Office: 510-670-7705   Cell: 415-407-8555


Christopher Morris, Ed.D.

K-12 Pathway Coordinator – Berkeley City, Alameda, Laney, Merritt 

(510) 214-2259 (c)

Summer Career Academies 2019-21 Review
Dual Enrollment Exchange - Bridge to Career Success Summer 2022

Other Resources

Special Topics in Dual Enrollment -  A Guided Conversation

Keywords: Policy, Pathway Creation, Program Growth, Marketing

Meeting Date:  October 1st, 2021Meeting Recording


Questions that guided the conversation are included here. Click on each topic for detailed notes of the conversation. 

Topic 1: Creating a Dual Enrollment Culture via Policy

Topic 2: Approaches to Pathway Creation 

Topic 3: Gaining Support and Growing the Program

Topic 4: Getting the Word Out! 

National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP)

Keywords: Program Evaluation, Policy 

Overview of NACEPs work, including accreditation of dual enrollment programs and policy advocacy. 

Dianne Lassai Barker

Director of State Engagement

National Alliance of Concurrent Enrollment Partnerships (NACEP) 

(919) 593-5205

Meeting Date: September 10th, 2021 Meeting Recording

Other Resources

Presentation Slides

NACEP Website

Updates | Chancellor's Office Dual Enrollment Update  | May 2021

Keywords: CCAP, Dual Enrollment

Presentation of findings in the CCAP legislative report for 2020. 

Devin Rodriquez

Associate Governmental Program Analyst

Educational Services and Support Division

California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office

O: (916) 322-1438

Meeting Date: June 4th, 2021Meeting Recording
Chancellor's Office Bay Area Regional_Dual Enrollment Exchange_6.4.21.pdf

Other Resources

Special Event: Dual Enrollment & Guided Pathways | SF Bay Area GP Office Hours | May 2021

Keywords: Guided Pathways, Dual Enrollment

Exploring the intersection of two frameworks within our college system & partners to align our institutions in ensuring college access for students. Featuring DE Exchange CoP, K12 Pathway Coordinators, and more! 

Guided Pathway Office Hours: May 27th, 2021Recording, Slides

Example Program: College of Marin Compass Program

Keywords: Equity, Data, Metrics, Pathway Development

Nigel Haikins, M.A.

COMPASS Program Coordinator

College of Marin

C: (510) 501-7865

Meeting Date: May 7th, 2021Meeting Recording
05072021 College of Marin COMPASS Presentation.pptx

Other Resources

Update: Summary of Wheelhouse & Pace Research

Keywords: special populations, foster youth, homeless, ELL

We provided an overview a report from Wheelhouse about supporting dual enrollment for students from special populations as well as updates from the JFF workshop that launched this report. 

Amanda Issa | Guided Pathways Regional Coordinator – Bay Area

Meeting Date: April 2nd, 2021Meeting Recording
Summary of Wheelhouse

Admissions & Records Perspectives in Dual Enrollment

Highlights the importance of a strong partnership with A&R  to dual enrollment. 

Keywords: admissions & records, best practices, application process

Kenyetta Tribble  | Senior Dean 

Sarah Peterson | A&R Assistant, Senior

Meeting Date: March 5th, 2021Meeting Recording
AR Perspectives in Dual Enrollment 3.5.pptx

Non-Credit as a Dual Enrollment Option

Keywords: non-credit, credit recovery, expanding dual enrollment

Mallory J. Stevens, EdD | Pathways Support Consultant

Meeting Date: March 5th, 2021Meeting Recording

Other Resources

Example: Model for Recognizing Non-Credit Classes on the High School Transcript An example from Cabrillo College with links to applicable legislation. 

Discussion Guide: Review the thoughts of the small groups who answered these questions: 

Dual Enrollment Non-Credit to Meet High School Requirements (Cabrillo College) Provides guidance on how high schools can accept non-credit dual enrollment classes to meet high school requirements. 

Review & Discussion of National Brief

Recommendations for the Biden-Harris Administration to Support Dual Enrollment, Concurrent Enrollment & Early College High Schools

Keywords: legislation, national, policy

 Alex Perry | Coordinator of the College in High School Alliance or (202) 431-7221. 

Meeting Date: February 5th, 2021Meeting Recording