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ERIC Number: ED013640
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Aug
Pages: 21
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Reference Count: 0
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RELATIONSHIPS OF FACULTY SENATES (COUNCILS) TO THE ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF, PRESIDENTS AND/OR SUPERINTENDENTS, AND BOARD OF TRUSTEES IN SIXTY-EIGHT CALIFORNIA JUNIOR COLLEGES AS REPORTED BY THE PRESIDENTS OR VICE PRESIDENTS.
BANDLEY, MARION K.
PRESIDENTS OF 68 CALIFORNIA PUBLIC JUNIOR COLLEGES RESPONDED TO A QUESTIONNAIRE CONCERNING THE PLACE OF THE FACULTY SENATE IN POLICY DEVELOPMENT. AT A MAJORITY OF THE COLLEGES (1) AN ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL REVIEWED SENATE RECOMMENDATIONS BEFORE ACTION BY THE PRESIDENT, (2) THE SENATE MADE RECOMMENDATIONS IN MATTERS OTHER THAN POLICY, (3) THE SENATE DID NOT MAKE RECOMMENDATIONS DIRECTLY TO THE GOVERNING BOARD, (4) CREDIT ON TEACHING LOAD, OR RELEASED TIME, WAS NOT GRANTED FOR SENATE SERVICE. AREAS OF MAJOR CONCERN TO FACULTY WERE RANKED IN ORDER OF THE NUMBER OF RECOMMENDATIONS PRESENTED--(1) INSTRUCTIONAL POLICY, (2) FACULTY SALARIES AND SALARY SCHEDULES, (3) FACULTY PERSONNEL MATTERS SUCH AS LEAVES, RECRUITMENT, AND INSURANCE, (4) CLASS SIZE AND WORK LOAD POLICIES, (5) ACADEMIC FREEDOM AND CONTROVERSIAL ISSUES, (6) IMPROVEMENT OF ARTICULATION AND TRANSFER PROGRAMS, (7) DEVELOPMENT OF VOCATIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAMS, AND (8) AIDING THE LESS ABLE STUDENT. A COPY OF THE QUESTIONNAIRE AND THE LEGISLATION AUTHORIZING FACULTY SENATES IS INCLUDED IN THE REPORT. (WO)
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Authoring Institution: San Joaquin Delta Coll., Stockton, CA.
Identifiers: CALIFORNIA