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Basic Skills Student Outcomes and Transformation

Welcome to the Basic Skills Student Outcomes and Transformation workgroup page.


Five-year Outcomes

The target outcomes of the Basic Skills Student Outcomes and Transformation over a five-year period are to (1) progressively increase shares of students enrolled at Moreno Valley College who successfully complete a college-level English or mathematics course, or both, within a sequence of three or fewer courses after enrollment; OR earn an industry-relevant college certificate or degree within two years; and (2) attain a significantly greater share of entering students achieving the goal listed in (1) within a shorter time period than before the implementation of the plan in 2017.


Project DirectorsJennifer EscobarAssistant Professor, English
Kathryn Stevenson, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, English
Lead FacultyRachel Dyer Assistant Professor, Human Services
Rosalia CuetoAssistant Professor, Mathematics
Joyce Kim, Ph.D.Associate Professor, ESL
Sonya NyropAssociate Professor, Reading
Nikki ThurstonAssistant Professor, Counseling
Valarie Zapata, Ph.D.Associate Professor, English
K-12 LiaisonsEsteban Navas, Ph.D.Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Jennifer EscobarAssistant Professor, English
Co-Requisite CoordinatorsMelanie JamesAssistant Professor, English
Gabriela MaereanAssistant Professor, Mathematics
Outcomes AssessmentDominique Moise-SwansonOutcomes Assessment Specialist
Administrative AssistantJennifer CruzAdministrative Assistant II
Administrative FacilitatorAnna Marie AmezquitaDean of Instruction


Meeting Dates

The Basic Skills Student Outcomes and Transformation workgroup meets on the third Thursday of each month during the spring 2019 semester in Humanities, room 227 unless otherwise noted.


Agendas & Minutes (by year)





Proposals (View all)





Support Documentation - (7 items)

  1. BSSOT Activities 2017-2018
  2. BSSOT Contact Info 2018-2019
  3. BSSOT Faculty Roles 2018-19
  4. BSSOT Proposal Form Updated 09.17
  5. Personnel Travel Request Timeline Aug. - Dec. 2018
  6. Quarterly Report Questions for Leads and Liaisons (updated)
  7. Quarterly Report Questions for Leads and Liaisons (updated) WORD



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Jennifer Cruz, Administrative Assistant II

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday: 7:30 am - 4 pm


Student Academic Services building
Office of Instruction, Room 319

Phone Number:

(951) 571-6260

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