Integrity

Spring
2004
Resolution Number: 
13.02
Assigned to : 
Category: 
General Concerns
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, the Academic Senate has published three papers on the topic of professional ethics and integrity, (in 1988, 1994, and 2002);and

Whereas, Some faculty may not fully understand or be aware of the impact of their actions or lack thereof, nor have current tools and information to effect change in their students, themselves, and their institutions;


Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges engage local senates in discussions of professional ethics and integrity and provide them with examples of effective procedures to empower local senates to model ethical behavior;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges offer a session on professional ethics at the Leadership Institute; and

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges urge administrators to support ethics and integrity procedures developed by local academic senates.

Status Report: 

Ethics was addressed as a component of a breakout at the Faculty Leadership Institute in 2005 and is a core element in all that ASCCC does. Issues of integrity were also addressed in a paper adopted in spring 2007.