Until TEA is able to get enlistment data from the U.S. Armed Forces, there are only two pathways to earning CCMR Outcomes Bonuses. No matter what, students have to earn the right score on the TSIA, SAT, or ACT. And then they have to either earn an associate degree or a level 1 or level 2 certificate, or they have to enroll in college immediately after high school.
In most districts, college enrollment will be the major pathway to CCMR Outcomes Bonuses. However, many districts have a large number of students who have the right test scores, but who aren’t making it to a two-year or four-year institution.
How can you bridge this gap? Here are three ideas for encouraging college enrollment that have worked for Texas schools.