Noncredit Enhanced Funding Effective Practices

Fall
2007
Resolution Number: 
05.03
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
Category: 
Budget and Finance
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, One outcome of SB 361 (2006) has been enhanced apportionment for targeted areas of noncredit instruction;

Whereas, Local districts and colleges are using this increased funding to support noncredit instruction in a variety of ways;

Whereas, Effective examples for using the enhanced funding for noncredit can help encourage support for future state augmentations of noncredit funding; and

Whereas, These examples can also be used as ideas for local colleges and districts to use the enhanced funding for noncredit instruction;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges research some of the effective examples for using the noncredit enhanced funding to support noncredit instruction and noncredit student success and report on these effective practices in a Rostrum article or future plenary breakout session. MSC Disposition: Local Senates

Summary: 
Research some of the effective examples for using the noncredit enhanced funding.
Recommendation: 
Further collection and dissemination of activities that resulted from enhanced funding might be useful.
Status Report: 

Update 6/25/2015: Breakouts presented at Fall Plenary 2013, Spring/Fall Plenaries 2014, Spring Plenary 2015, and Curriculum Institutes 2014/15.