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

Spring
2016
Resolution Number: 
09.01
Contact: 
Assigned to : 
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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