Whereas, The California Community College System Office will be developing a system-wide strategic plan;
Whereas, Consultants hired for the development of the strategic plan will request that colleges each send no more than ten participants to regional planning meetings;
Whereas, Faculty participation is a critical component of the process; and
Whereas, Effective participation required by Title 5 mandates that local academic senates identify participating faculty;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges emphasize that local faculty need to be involved in the development of the system wide strategic plan; and
Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges remind local academic senate presidents that they have right of appointment of any faculty representatives to the regional meetings of the system wide strategic plan initiative. MSCDisposition: Local Senates, Chancellor
Faculty were involved in the strategic planning process at both state and local levels.