Development of the Common Core Framework

December 2011 Revised report and recommendations regarding the 30-credit Common Core structure submitted to Chancellor Goldstein.

Disciplinary committees provide updates on work concerning largest transfer majors.

Chancellor Goldstein accepts recommendations regarding the 30-credit Common Core structure.
Late November 2011 Steering Committee meets to finalize report and recommendations.
November 15-18, 2011 Comment period closes.

Comments compiled and organized.

Steering Committee meets to review comments and consider resulting modifications (meeting summary <pdf>, draft revisions-in-progress <pdf>).
November 1, 2011 Draft Report and Recommendations on the Common Core distributed to the University community and posted online. Comments invited.
October 2011 Fifth Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf>).

Second Task Force meeting (Steering Committee and Working Committee: meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf> [revised October 20], PowerPoint presentation <pdf>, approved Common Core structure <pdf>).

Sixth Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf>).

Seventh Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf>).

Disciplinary committees convene and begin work concerning largest transfer majors (Biology <pdf>, Business <pdf>, Criminal Justice <pdf>, English <pdf>, Nursing <pdf>, Psychology <pdf>, and Teacher Education <pdf>).
September 2011 Third Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf>, draft cross-curricular learning outcomes <pdf>).

Fourth Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary (revised 10.11.11) <pdf>, 3- and 4-credit issue brief <pdf>, STEM issue brief <pdf>, breadth of areas issue brief <pdf>, history issue brief <pdf>, foreign languages issue brief <pdf>).
August 2011 Second Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf> [corrected], Standing Rule #1 <pdf>).

First Task Force meeting (Steering Committee and Working Committee: meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summaries <pdf>, PowerPoint <pdf>).
July 2011 First Steering Committee meeting (meeting agenda <pdf>, meeting summary <pdf>, PowerPoint <pdf>).
June 2011 CUNY Board of Trustees approves resolution on creating an effective transfer system <pdf>.