Highlights of Funded Requests


Essential Learning for Online Instruction and Student Empowerment (ELOISE!)

This is a proposal for funding of a new program to help Basic Skills students to access and succeed in online courses. 

On Course I Workshop 

This is a proposal to bring On Course I to College of the Sequoias.  Fifty COS instructors will be trained in On Course.

On Course II Workshop  

Twenty-four faculty will be trained at this 4-day workshop to be held in Wonder Valley in February 2011.

In Class Math Tutors  

In-class math tutors have been hired to work in Arithmetic (Math 372), Pre-Algebra (Math 360/365), Elementary Algebra (Math 200/205) and Intermediate Algebra (Math 230) classes.

Ag. Tutors and Computers 

Tutors to help students at the COS farm are funded with this proposal.

Achieving Success, Retention and Persistence for Student Athletes (SARP) 

Two tutors and a Retention Specialist are funded through this proposal.  This extra help with academics helps COS athletes succeed in their classes as well as athletics.


A complete list of Essential Learning Initiative funded requests are listed in the accountability reports as well as the End of the Year Reports below:


2008-2010 Accountability Report

2010-2011 Accountability Report

2009-2010 End of the Year Report 

2010-2011 End of the Year Report

2011 BSI COS End of Year Report.docx2011 BSI COS End of Year Report.docx

2010-11 BSI Expenditure Plan .doc2010-11 BSI Expenditure Plan .doc





Last Updated: 2/6/2012 8:57 AM