WCET's 28th Annual Meeting
State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA): Myths and Tall Tales

Moderator: , Director, S-SARA, Southern Regional Education Board
Speaker: , Director, New England State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement, New England Board of Higher Education
Speaker: , Executive Director, National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements
Speaker: , SARA Director, WICHE
Speaker: , SARA Director, Midwestern Higher Education Compact


How familiar are you with SARA? NC-SARA and the regional compact directors will dispel some of the frequent statements about SARA that are absolutely incorrect!  Test your knowledge.  What is the status of the new national reciprocal plan for state authorization 'SARA' ? How? When? And what next for your institution? For the region? For states in other regions? How does it impact SREB's Electronic Campus Regional Reciprocity Agreement? Using a Q & A format, an update on the status of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement and the impact it has on the complex and rapidly changing landscape of state authorization in distance education will be provided. Real questions from the past six months will be used to dispel SARA myths. What is the difference between SARA, SECRRA, and SREB? Which one is going away?