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2015 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

Savannah, Georgia

Conference Program

Conference Presentations

Monday, April 27
An Accountability Framework for Higher Education
Data Privacy & Higher Education: A Look at the Changing State and Federal Landscape in 2015
Grappling with Gainful Employment: Breaking Down and Understanding the New Gainful Employment Rules
The State Consumer Protection Role in the Federal- Accreditor-State Triad

Tuesday, April 28

In the Wake of Mergers, Acquisitions and Campus Consolidations: New Challenges for Oversight Partners and Key Stakeholders
State Authorization & Professional Licensure—Who Cares?
Placement and Third Party Verification
You’ve Finished Your Initial Applications, Now What?
Judgment: Non-Compliance. Now What?
Consumer Transparency in Higher Education: Grand Canyon University
Washington Potpourri: What is the Legislative & Regulatory Outlook for 2015?
Student and Exchange Visitor Program Updates

Wednesday, April 29
Implementation of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (SARA)
Federal Regulatory Updates: Saved by the Pause: State Authorization Negotiated Rulemaking One Year Later

2014 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

Little Rock, Arkansas

Conference Presentations

 Monday, April 28
Competency Based Education: What’s Next?
Evaluating Post-Graduation Outcomes
Washington Potpourri: Reauthorization, Regulations and Compliance Update
Ask the State Regulator
 
Tuesday, April 29
Compliance Audits and Data Verification
The Student Exchange and Visitor Program, Part 1
The Student Exchange and Visitor Program, Part 2
Streamlining State Authorization
Effective Closed School Teach-Outs
Building Bridges Between School and the Workplace: Preparing Students for a Career – and for Life
 NASASPS SARA Discussion Forum

Wednesday, April 30
State Authorization Network Survey of State Websites, Instructions and Application
State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Update

2013 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

Sacramento, CA
 

Program Agenda

Presentations / Handouts

Monday
Keynote Address | Understanding the MOOC Phenomena and Implications for State Regulators

General Session 1 | A Progress Report on the Establishment of a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)
General Session 2 | Legislating and Regulating Quality
General Session 3 | Survivor: State Authorization Island

Tuesday
General Session 1 | Potholes in the Road to State Regulatory Compliance
General Session 2 | The School Closure Experience, Coming Soon to a State Near You
Concurrent Session 1A | Federal Potpourri: A Washington Perspective
Concurrent Session 1B | Streamlining the Licensing and Credentialing Process
Concurrent Session 2A | Adding New Programs to Meet the Demand for Skilled Workers
Concurrent Session 2B | There is No “They” in Compliance: Operating in a Multischool System Within a Multistate Environment

Wednesday
General Session 1 | Successful State Agency and University Collaboration: Leveraging the Assets of a Large Research University to Meet State Higher Education Needs
General Session 2 | Simplify Your Life

2011 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

2005 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

2004 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes

2003 Annual Conference Handouts and Minutes