ERIC Number: ED348073
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Santa Fe Community College Staff Development Programs, Policies and Procedures.
Santa Fe Community Coll., NM.
This collection of materials describes various aspects of Santa Fe Community College's (SFCC's) faculty and staff development program. Part 1 explains the philosophy that underpins staff development at SFCC; the planning, programming, information dissemination, and evaluation phases of staff development; and the use of professional development plans (PDP's) for full- and part-time faculty to reward professional growth. Examples are provided of the 14 different types of activities that can be used for PDP credit, including credit for videotaping a class and reviewing the tape with an experienced faculty member. Part 2 provides flowcharts and an essay by the college president to illustrate the relationship between staff development and student success. Part 3 contains a description of SFCC's part-time faculty development programs, a list of the programs offered by the college in 1988-89, and a list of the activities provided as part of SFCC's Effective Teaching Program. Part 4 contains memoranda, instruction sheets, and reporting and feedback forms related to the use of classroom observations of teacher performance in the faculty evaluation process. (AYC)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Santa Fe Community Coll., NM.
Identifiers: Santa Fe Community College NM
Note: Report distributed at the Annual Convention of the American Association of Community and Junior Colleges (69th, Washington, DC, March 29-April 1, 1989).