Academic Freedom

Fall
2004
Resolution Number: 
19.01
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Professional Standards
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, The California Performance Review attempts to limit the right of faculty to select textbooks; and

Whereas, selection of materials is a significant matter of academic freedom;


Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges reaffirm the academic freedom of faculty to select textbooks and other course materials. MSC Disposition: Board of Governors, Consultation Council, Local Senates

Status Report: 

Completed with adoption of Textbook Issues: Economic Pressures and Academic Values Spring 2005.