At 06:13 PM 10/4/2006, you wrote:
>1.  Does your institution have mandatory placement for reading? Yes, 
>we use ACT, ASSET, and Compass
>2.  What assessment do you use for reading placement?  Do you do a
>follow-up assessment to ensure proper placement? No, we do use 
>pre/post tests in the two reading classes. The instructors can judge 
>using these.
>3.  Do you  require a certain reading placement score as a prerequisite for
>any core curriculum courses? All science classes require certain 
>reading scores and we are in the process of setting reading scores 
>for Psycology and Sociology. Composition I, of course, has cut 
>reading scores as well as all Literature classes.
Melissa Chandler

>Connie Gilmore
>Essential Skills Program
>Yavapai College - Verde Campus

Melissa Chandler
Developmental Specialist
Allen County Community College
1801 North Cottonwood
Iola, KS 66749
(620) 365-5116 ext. 247
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