The Colleges District includes Northeast Lakeview College, Northwest Vista College, Palo Alto College, St. Philip’s College and San Antonio College. The program was nominated by Ruth Dalrymple, Alamo Colleges District Associate Vice Chancellor for Academic Partnerships and Initiatives. The Alamo Colleges District Developmental Education Council of Chairs includes both Math and English Department Chairs from each of five colleges and has been convening since 2005 reviewing data, implementing strategies and initiatives to best serve students enrolling below college ready including the implementation of Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s (THECB) continuous reform in Developmental Education since 2009. The council is made of five Math Department Chairs and five English Department Chairs and a district liaison from Academic Success. The council meets weekly during the fall and spring semesters and biweekly during the summer semester. The Alamo Colleges District Developmental Education Council of Chair’s mission is to ensure student success in developmental education by examining and aligning policies, procedures, practices, and supporting faculty development. CD’s DE Council of Chairs has been responsible for innovative approaches to creating and implementing developmental education courses and corequisites with academic support that results in student success. Most importantly, students are transitioning into college courses with a solid foundation in math and English that will help them to the finish line of completing a degree or certificate program. Congratulations and keep up the good work!