ERIC Number: ED291434
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Resources for Renewal: A Survey of Professional Development Practices in League for Innovation Community Colleges.
Hall, Judith I.; Petrie, Donna R.
This report presents the methods and findings of a study to compile information regarding professional development practices at institutions in the League for Innovation in the Community College, a consortium of 19 community college districts. Following background information on the League, and introductory information on the purposes of and patterns in professional development in community colleges, the report presents summary statements on the structure of professional development programs at 18 individual League colleges. Next, the report discusses the research methodology and presents a copy of the survey instrument, which focused on institutional characteristics, information concerning the organization and planning of development activities, information concerning funding and personnel, information concerning participation in programs, and program effectiveness measures. Percentage responses are included. Next, the report provides a list of 50 ideas for professional development activities, and makes recommendations to the League. Finally, a resource directory and 32-item bibliography are presented. (UCM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Monroe Community Coll., Rochester, NY.; League for Innovation in the Community Coll., Laguna Hills, CA.