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1/13/2017 –  ACCJC Gives CCSF Full Accreditation for Next 7 Years
http://www.sfgate.com/bayarea/article/SF-City-College-wins-accreditation-will-stay-open-10856333.php
http://48hills.org/2017/01/14/city-college-wins-accreditation-battle-but-issues-remain/
http://www.aft.org/news/california-community-college-wins-accreditation-battle
http://cft.org/news-publications/media-center/news-release.html
https://academeblog.org/2017/01/14/victory-at-ccsf-accjc-fate-still-unsettled/
http://sfbayview.com/2017/01/we-did-it-city-college-regains-full-accreditation/
http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2017/01/13/ccsf-accreditation-announcement/
Now read what you didn’t read in these articles

10/21/2015 – Administration Announces Massive Class Cuts:
48 Hills Online: http://www.48hills.org/2015/10/19/city-college-projects-26-percent-class-cuts/#more-8415

8/28/2015 – CCCO Task Force Says to Dump the ACCJC:
SF Examiner
Report urges new accreditor for California community colleges
SFGate
College accreditation group should be replaced, task force says
Inside Higher Ed
California Community Colleges May Seek New Accreditor
KRON 4
Task force report urges new California community college accreditor
AFT 2121
Accreditation Task Force Report: Get Rid of ACCJC!
CFT
Chancellor’s Task Force calls for new accreditor
wn.com
ACCJC Dealt Serious Setback (AFT – American Federation of Teachers)

10/31/14 – People of California vs. The ACCJC:
City College awaits answers from the Student News at Skyline College
(Good summary of where CCSF is right now.)
http://www.theskylineview.com/news/2014/11/05/city-college-awaits-answers/

“Beno reversal City College accreditors try to dig out of a hole” by Tim Redmond  http://48hillsonline.org/2014/10/29/city-college-accreditors-try-dig-hole/#more-2600

“Accreditation group president denies edits had intent to close CCSF”  Joe Fitzgerald Rodriquez http://www.sfexaminer.com/sanfrancisco/accreditation-group-president-denies-edits-had-intent-to-close-ccsf/Content?oid=2910701

CCSF trial opens with testimony on  Student Success Task Force, removal of trustees    http://www.sfexaminer.com/sanfrancisco/ccsf-trial-opens-with-testimony-on-student-success-task-force-removal-of-trustees/Content?oid=2910428

“ACCJC Prez admits City College got unfair treatment” and “City College Trial opens with dramatic admission” by Tim Redmond   http://48hillsonline.org/2014/10/28/accjc-prez-admits-city-college-got-unfair-treatment/#more-2585

“Accreditation Commission President Testifies commission Was quick to Discredit CCSF” –CBS- http://sanfrancisco.cbslocal.com/2014/10/28/accreditation-commission-president-testifies-commission-was-quick-to-discredit-ccsf/

Related reading:
FCMAT Article: http://www.beyondchron.org/errors-exaggerations-and-bias-in-the-fcmat-report-on-ccsf/

OPEB Made Simple


“Evaluating Student Success at the City College of San Francisco” by Hans Johnson, from the Public Policy of California website:  http://www.ppic.org/main/blog_detail.asp?i=1471

SF Examiner 9/22/2014  CCSF case will go to trial next month

SF Examiner 9/11/2014  Sides drawn in courtroom showdown over CCSF accreditation

The Nation Blog 5/15/2014 http://m.thenation.com/blog/179807-fight-save-san-franciscos-public-college

SF Gate 04/24/2014 CCSF beats accreditors on academic playing field

SFBG 04/15/2014 Accreditors Ask City College to voluntarily terminate its own accreditation

SFBG 01/28/2014 Controversy still brewing over CCSF Admin Pay Raises

LA times  01/26/2014 Critics call for more oversight of California accreditation panel

National Review Online 10/18/2013 Another Accreditor Abuses Its Power

SF Gate 10/18/2013 College accrediting panel seeks to stay afloat

LA TIMES 10/14/2013 Community college accreditation commission under scrutiny again

LA TIMES 09/24/2013 Accreditation Panel sued as SF college faces closure

Ed Source 09/24/2013 Faculty unions sue to keep City College of SF open

SF Examiner 09/24/2013 Teachers’ unions file suit seeking to stop loss of CCSF accreditation

Beyond Chron 08/26/2013 City Attorney Herrera, not the SF Chronicle, is Protecting CCSF

Press Release SF City Attorney 08/22/2013: Herrera Announces Suit against ACCJC

SF Bay Guardian online 08/22/2013: SF City Attorney sues to keep City College open

SF Gate 8/22/2013: San Francisco will file suit to keep CCSF open

KTVU.com 8/21/2013: State to audit agency over revocation of CCSF’s accreditation

SF Gate 8/21/2013:  Lawmakers OK probe of accrediting panel over CCSF