Accreditation

Fall
1991
Resolution Number: 
02.02
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Accreditation
Status: 
Assigned

Whereas AB 1725 has mandated shared governance, and

Whereas Senate resolutions since 1970 ask for greater faculty participation in accreditation, yet faculty participation remains token on visiting teams,


Resolved that the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges direct the Executive Committee to develop a position paper on the faculty role on accreditation visiting teams which could include but not be limited to:

1. The final CEO interview

2. Assistant to chair

3. Distribution of preliminary report

4. Proportion of faculty on team (at least 50%)

5. Faculty review of visiting team report

6. Faculty training in accreditation

7. Use of the Senate document "Accreditation: Evaluating the Collective Faculty"

8. Academic Senate involvement in choosing visiting team members