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Barbara Beno, testifies during Day 3 of the trial between The City and the ACCJC.

President of CCSF’s controversial accreditor to retire

The controversial leader of the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges…

 

House minority leader Nancy Pelosi, pictured at Mission High School in October 2014, has called for the denial of the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges as a recognized accreditor. (Erica Marquez/2014 Special to S.F. Examiner)

Pelosi, Speier put City College accreditors in the crosshairs

Politicians on the national stage are calling to shut down the very…

 

S.F. Examiner file photo

Unions target CCSF’s accreditor in expanded lawsuit

Faculty unions for community colleges across the state filed an amended complaint…

 

The school buildings are seen at City College of San Francisco on Ocean Campus, Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

CCSF secures additional funding as clock ticks on accreditation review

The clock is ticking for City College of San Francisco to preserve…

The school buildings are seen at City College of San Francisco on Ocean Campus, Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner)
CCSF nearly lost its accreditation in 2013, but has been granted an extension to meet all accrediting requirements. (Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F.. Examiner)

CA Board of Governors favors plan to establish new accrediting model for community colleges

A plan to establish a new model for accrediting California’s 113 community…

CCSF nearly lost its accreditation in 2013, but has been granted an extension to meet all accrediting requirements. (Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F.. Examiner)
A new report from the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office’s Task Force on Accredication says the process that almost killed CCSF was riddled with problems. (2013 S.F. Examiner/Mike Koozmin)

CCSF was right all along about accreditors

Oh, what a difference three years can make. In that blink of…

A new report from the California Community Colleges Chancellor’s Office’s Task Force on Accredication says the process that almost killed CCSF was riddled with problems. (2013 S.F. Examiner/Mike Koozmin)

The myth of ACCJC's “mission of student success” and the unwarranted critique of ACCJC

In his Sunday San Francisco op-ed, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerSuperior Court Judge Curtis Karnow will now consider written and physical evidence concerning City College of San Francisco's accreditation status after live testimony in the trial over the school's future ended Friday.

Live testimony in CCSF trial concludes; both sides to make closing arguments next month

Live testimony came to an end Friday in the trial that could…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerSuperior Court Judge Curtis Karnow will now consider written and physical evidence concerning City College of San Francisco's accreditation status after live testimony in the trial over the school's future ended Friday.
Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7

City attorneys: Adequate warning not given on threat to close CCSF

City College of San Francisco's accreditor lacked clarity regarding the severity of…

Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7
Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/THe S.f. ExaminerACCJC President Barbara Beno admitted that she made edits that advised to toughen two sanctions in a draft report about CCSF’s accreditation status.

City attorneys question accrediting commission president’s role in CCSF evaluation process

As Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges President Barbara Beno took…

Joe Fitzgerald Rodriguez/THe S.f. ExaminerACCJC President Barbara Beno admitted that she made edits that advised to toughen two sanctions in a draft report about CCSF’s accreditation status.
mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerCalifornia Community Colleges Chancellor Brice Harris

CCSF trial opens with testimony on Student Success Task Force, removal of trustees

City College of San Francisco's life hangs in the balance as the…

mike koozmin/the s.f. examinerCalifornia Community Colleges Chancellor Brice Harris

CCSF case will go to trial next month

A San Francisco Superior Court judge decided Friday that a lawsuit over…

Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7

CCSF absent from agenda for accrediting commission meeting

Despite requests to extend the accreditation compliance deadline for City College of…

Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7
Beth LaBerge/2012 Special to S.F. Examiner

CCSF accreditor appeals judge’s ruling to suspend accreditation loss

The agency that stripped the accreditation of City College of San Francisco…

Beth LaBerge/2012 Special to S.F. Examiner
Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7

Despite enrollment drop, CCSF hopes court ruling and marketing stop the bleeding

One after another, people sped by Anna Asebedo as she stood at…

Beth LaBergeThe City College  Chinatown/North Beach Campus at 808 Kearney St on Nov. 7
Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner file photoCity Attorney Dennis Herrera tries to stop City College from closing down.

City Attorney Dennis Herrera sues to block closure of City College

City Attorney Dennis Herrera filed dual legal challenges Thursday designed to block…

Cindy Chew/S.F. Examiner file photoCity Attorney Dennis Herrera tries to stop City College from closing down.
MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.

First day at CCSF a bit less busy

When Keith Kimber heard about the accreditation crisis at City College of…

MIKE KOOZMIN/THE S.F. EXAMINERCCSF is engaged in a legal battle with the ACCJC for accreditation.