Odessa, TX (Big 2 News) -The Higher Education Commissioner met with Odessa College officials Monday afternoon.
Doctor Raymund Peredes tells us his visit today was one of the regular visits he makes around the state, looking at fresh and innovative ideas from colleges and universities.
He says Odessa College did not disappoint.
Commissioner Peredes shared his take on the Student Success Initiative launched by the college.
“I like the idea for example that the superintendent of the Odessa schools was at lunch today and it’s very important that higher education and public education work much more closely together to get better results.”
Commissioner Peredes also applauded efforts by the college to intervene when students face scholastic difficulty.