Accelerated Learning Program: Resources, Discussion, & Links

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What is ALP?

What is CAP?

What’s the bill in California that’s causing all the commotion?


What’s the bill in Texas that’s causing all the commotion? This quick read from the Texas Community College Teachers Association explains it well, and contains a link to the actual law. 

What about North Carolina? What’s going on there? This short article from the North Carolina Community Colleges website explains the proposed program called RISE: Reinforced Instruction for Student Excellence. 

Information and background: This Special Issue of Basic Writing e-Journal (Issue 14.1, “Accelerated Learning in Basic Writing: Investigating the Successes and Challenges of ALP models.”) provides significant information and background.

Two influential articles in support of ALP:


A report from Complete College America, January 2016: “Corequisite Remediation: Spanning the Divide – Breakthrough Results Fulfilling the Promise of College Access for Underprepared Students”


Where are people using ALP? We asked attendees at the 2018 CADE conference in Washington, D.C., to pin their school on a map.