To provide faculty with activities and experiences that translate into successful learning for our diverse student population. In order to support such an environment, the Faculty Development Committee is charged with
Designing the flexible calendar schedule, with promoting professional development activities;
Overseeing the distribution of the Academic Enrichment Fund;
Assisting in the distribution of Basic Skills Initiative (BSI), Student Equity (Equity), and Student Success and Support Program (SSSP) Funds.
Approve Academic Enrichment Fund requests
Recommend BSI, Equity, and SSSP Fund requests for approval by the appropriate office
Produce Flexible Calendar Schedule
Approve professional development activities for FLEX credit
Approve Faculty Professional Advancement Plans
Approve Sabbatical Applications to be forwarded to the Superintendent/President.
Once monthly September – December and February – May; Up to 4 additional meetings per year, as needed
Elected full-time faculty member
One representative from each Academic Unit
One administrative representative, ex-officio, non-voting
Senate Approved April 27, 2017