Development of Teaching Institute

Spring
2001
Resolution Number: 
12.02
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Faculty Development
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, The Academic Senate for the California Community Colleges is already a major provider of faculty development through its Vocational Education, Technology, Curriculum, and Leadership Institutes; and

Whereas, There is a need for a faculty development program that specifically focuses on the development of the classroom teacher, including issues of teaching philosophy, classroom techniques, and pedagogy;


Resolved, That the Academic Senate explore the development of a teaching institute, with the focused goal of providing faculty development and resources to support and strengthen faculty in working effectively with students toward achieving their educational goals.

Summary: 
Explore the development of a teaching institute, with the focused goal of providing faculty development and resources to support and strengthen faculty in working effectively with students toward achieving their educational goals.
Status Report: 

The Teaching Institute has changed to a professional development institute and is held annually. Each year the Executive Committee selects a topics for the event and the standing committee which will coordinate the event.