Adopt the Paper Ensuring Effective Curriculum Approval Processes: A Guide for Local Senates

Spring
2016
Resolution Number
09.01
 
Contact
John Freitas
Assigned to
Executive Director
Category
Curriculum
Status
Assigned

Whereas, Resolution 9.01 S15 directed the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges to “develop a paper on effective practices for local curriculum approval and present it to the field for adoption at the Fall 2016 Plenary Session”;

Whereas, The recommendations of the Task Force on Workforce, Job Creation, and a Strong Economy have resulted in renewed focus on the effectiveness on local curriculum approval processes; and

Whereas, The timely adoption and revision of curriculum requires effective faculty-driven curriculum approval processes through local academic senates and curriculum committees;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges adopt the paper Ensuring Effective Curriculum Approval Processes:  A Guide for Local Senates (as of April 2, 2016) and disseminate the paper to local senates and curriculum committees upon its adoption.

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