Streamlining Local Curriculum Regional Meeting

Deadline to Register/Application Deadline: 
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 2:15pm

"Colleges interested in hosting a regional workshop, or interested in participating in the workshop, please contact Dolores Davison at davisondolores [at] foothill.edu (davisondolores [at] foothill.edu)"  

Program

Agenda 

Introductions

Summary:  What have been the problems?
-Curriculum queue on Q Street
-Inaccurate information being submitted
-Frustration at response times from regional consortia and others
-Problems with local processes

Update on what efforts have been statewide           
-Changes to curriculum approval at the CO
-Chaptering rather than approval
-Potential changes to title 5; suggestions f
-Reinforcement of regional consortia/DSN/SN roles (primarily regarding recommendation rather than approval) and discussions with those groups regarding time of recommendations, processes, etc.

What can be done locally?

Mapping the Local Process:
Discussion at the tables:
 -Where are the slowdowns or wasters of time?
 -What can the faculty do to make changes to this?
 -What can the CIOs do to make changes?
 -What rises to the level of the CEO?

Discussion in the room/Exchange of ideas:
-Are there problems that are not being addressed at the state level/CCCCO that need to be dealt with?
-Effective practices for colleges/districts
-Regional collaboration?
-Different issues for multi-college districts

What additional support can be provided to curriculum committees to ensure that the process is more efficient/streamlined?