ERIC Number: ED205250
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Faculty Resource Guide.
Watts, Gordon E.
This guide provides faculty at Westark Community College (WCC) with information regarding the resources for professional development available to them. Section I explains how staff members may advance on the Faculty Salary Scale by earning Continuing Education Units (CEU's). Section II outlines procedures for obtaining Faculty Development Committee funds through the faculty development travel and minigrant programs. Section III describes two organizations which provide a variety of staff development resources and services: the Instructional ACCTion Center (IAC) and the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD). Section IV reveals a variety of workshop opportunities available on- and off-campus by WCC's Director of Staff Development, the IAC, and NISOD. Section V lists the materials housed at WCC's Office of Staff Development related to instructional planning, design, and theory; instructional strategies and skills; and discipline-oriented subjects; outlines the contents of the Office's reading files; and describes the self-study packages available through the Office. Section VI explores possibilities for graduate course work at the University of Arkansas, Arkansas State University, and Northeastern Oklahoma State University. Section VII briefly describes some of the services available through WCC's Learning Resource Center. Appendices offer multiple copies of the CEU proposal, travel fund request, and minigrant proposal forms. (AYC)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Westark Community Coll., Fort Smith, AR.