Equity and Diversity Action Committee

The Equity and Diversity Action Committee (EDAC) responds to resolutions from sessions that deal with the issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion in hiring, equal opportunity, and cultural diversity in the curriculum.EDAC recommends strategies that promote student equity and student success, including effective teaching and student learning styles and fostering a campus climate conducive to faculty diversity and student achievement. The committee provides overall guidance to colleges and recommendations to the Executive Committee with regard to the inquiry, design, and implementation of Guided Pathways frameworks and engages in broad, and inclusive discussion and inquiry about the diversity, action and inclusion integral in the Guided Pathways approach, framework and evidence. The Committee advises the Executive Committee on guidelines, laws and regulations relating to equal opportunity and cultural diversity and promotes the integration of equity and diversity issues in appropriate ASCCC activities. Revised spring 2021

Academic Year Meetings

2021-2022 Meeting Schedule

  • August 24, 2021 @ 4:00--6:00 p.m.
  • September 13 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • October 11 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • November 8 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • December 13 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • January 10 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • February 14 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • March 14 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • April 11 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • May 9 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m.
  • June 13 @ 10:00 a.m.--12:00 p.m. (if needed)

Current Agendas/minutes

Resolutions

Title Session Year Sort ascending Category
Support The Anti-Racism Pledge Fall 2020 Diversity and Equity
Develop Resources on Effective Practices for Anti-Racist, Equitable, and Inclusive Instructional Strategies Fall 2020 Diversity and Equity
Address Privacy and Rights Violation Caused by Education Code §87408 (2011) Spring 2019 Diversity and Equity
In Support of All-Gender Restrooms on California Community College Campuses Spring 2019 General Concerns
Support for DACA Students Fall 2017 Diversity and Equity
ESL Equity Impact Caused by Termination of Common Assessment Initiative Fall 2017 Diversity and Equity
Revise the 2002 Paper Student Equity: Guidelines for Developing a Plan Fall 2017 Diversity and Equity
Ensure Equal Access for All Qualified California Community College Students to College Promise Funds Fall 2017 Financial Aid
Revise the Paper A Re-examination of Faculty Hiring Processes and Procedures Spring 2017 Diversity and Equity
Support for Marginalized Students Spring 2017 Equity and Diversity
Support for Students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Status Spring 2017 Equity and Diversity
Diversifying Faculty to Enhance Student Success Spring 2016 Diversity and Equity
Infusing Equity throughout College Processes Spring 2016 Professional Standards
Inclusion of English Language Learners in Equity and Scorecard Categories Fall 2016 Consultation with the Chancellor's Office
System-wide Collaboration on Violence Prevention Programs Spring 2015 General Concerns
Infusing Cultural Competence Spring 2014 Diversity and Equity
Student Safety: Sexual Assault Fall 2014 Consultation with the Chancellor's Office
Success of Latino Student Achievement Spring 2012 General Concerns
CPEC report, Access and Equity for all Students: Meeting the Needs of LGBT Students Spring 2011 Diversity and Equity
Need for Behavioral Intervention Teams Spring 2011 General Concerns
Local College Participation in the LGBT-Friendly Campus Climate Index Spring 2011 General Concerns
Plan to Infuse Cultural Competence Spring 2010 Academic Senate
Faculty Hiring Resources Spring 2010 Academic Senate
Changes in Traditional Student Makeup Spring 2010 General Concerns
Assessment of Inclusive Practices Spring 2009 Academic Senate

Rostrums

Title Session Year Sort ascending Category
Getting to the Truth of It All: The Role and Impact of Critical Race Theory on Community Colleges 2021
How I Have Taught Lessons on Issues of Race 2020
Best Practices for Faculty Involvement in Student Equity and Achievement Program Plans 2020
Explicit Bias 2020
Faculty Involvement in the Student Equity and Achievement Program 2020
Curriculum Trauma 2020
Best Practices for Student Involvement in the Student Equity and Achievement Plan and Implementation 2020
Breaking the Silence: The Paradox and Agony of Education 2020
SYSTEMIC RESISTANCE: Inherited Acts of Self-Defense 2020
Do They Really Care About US: The Civil Right Act 1964, Diversity, and Equity 2020
Shifting from Passion to Purpose: Moving Past Our Emotions So We Can Do What’s Right All the Time 2020
Dealing with Health Disparities in Nursing School 2020
Can You See Me? The Realities of a Life of Black Educator 2020
Affirming Black Male Excellence 2020
Do I Matter? 2020
Gitcho' Mind Right: Why Confronting Unconscious Bias Must Become an Actionable Item 2020
Deconstructing Collegiality and Constructing Courageous Conversations in California Community Colleges 2020
The Black Superwoman and Socially Conscious Self-Care 2020
How to Start Antiracist Work: Faculty Hiring Practices for Diversification 2020
Selective Enforcement: Disparities in Tenure 2020
In the Wake of George Floyd: An Open Letter to College Educators Across the Nation 2020
Counseling Faculty Modeling Transformational Leadership to Bring About Change 2020
Subtle Support for Undocumented Students in the Classroom 2019
Campus Pride: Supporting LGBTQ+ Students at Your College 2019
An Oasis of Support: DACA, AB 540, and Undocumented Students 2019

Publications

Past members

Past Agenda/minutes

Term: 2020-21
Document Notes Term
EDAC Agenda 24 April 2017 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 27 February 2017.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 24 April 2017 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 23 January 2017 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 23 January 2017 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 12 December 2016 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 12 December 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 21 November 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 21 November 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 24 October 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 24 October 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 26 September 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 26 September 2016.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Agenda 27 February 2017 .pdf 2020-21
EDAC Meeting 9.14.2018.pdf 2020-21
EDAC Minutes 9.14.2018.pdf 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 2020 11-18-2020 Approved.docx 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 2020 10-7-2020 Approved.docx 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 2020 9-2-2020 Approved.docx 2020-21
EDAC Meeting Wednesday, December 2, 2020 Minutes.docx 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 2-25-2021 1.docx Post.docx 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 2-25-2021 1.docx Post.docx 2020-21
ASCCC EDAC Minutes 3-11-2021 -1.docx GM.docx 2020-21
EDAC MINUTES Thursday April 8 2021.docx 2020-21
EDAC Meeting Minutes Thursday May 20 2021.docx 2020-21
Term: 2019-20
Document Notes Term
EDACCommittee Agenda 091819.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 100919.docx 2019-20
EDAC Committee NOTES 9-18-19final.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 111219.docx 2019-20
EDACCommitteeMeetingSummary100919draft.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 120419.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Meeting Notes111219draft.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 11520.docx 2019-20
EDCA draft meeting summary 120419(1).docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 021220.docx 2019-20
EDACmeetingsummary 1-15-20draft.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 031120.docx 2019-20
EDACCommitteeMeetingdraftNotes021220.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Agenda 051320.docx 2019-20
EDACCommittee Meeting Draft Notes 040820.docx 2019-20
Term: 2018-19
Document Notes Term
EDAC Meeting Agenda 10262018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Minutes 10262018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Agenda 25 August 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Agenda 20 September 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 25 August 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 25 October 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Agenda 15 November 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Agenda for 13 December 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Agenda for 7 February.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 20 September 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 15 November 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 13 December 2017.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 16 March 2018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting 9142018.pdf 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 9142018.pdf 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Agenda 12192018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Minutes 12-19-18 Approved.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Agenda 10262018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Minutes 10262018.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Agenda 1162019.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Agenda 1312019.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Approved Minutes 1312019.docx 2018-19
EDAC Meeting Agenda 3262019.docx 2018-19
Approved Equity and Diversity Action Committee Meeting Minutes 3-26-19.docx 2018-19

Resources