ERIC Number: ED449848
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Collegewide Faculty Handbook.
Valencia Community Coll., Orlando, FL.
This handbook provides Valencia Community College (Florida) faculty members with up-to-date and useful information regarding college policies and procedures that enhance their effort. It presents general procedures, professional responsibilities and behavior, academic issues and procedures, curriculum, faculty personnel issues, and forms important to faculty. Examples of issues covered are: (1) Accidents, incidents, and injuries on campus or at college sponsored off-campus events involving students or college employees are to be reported immediately to security and to a department chair supervisor; (2) Should it be necessary for faculty to miss a class, the chair must be notified as soon as possible. If time allows, the chair will arrange for a substitute for the class; (3) All forms of academic dishonesty are prohibited at Valencia Community College. Academic dishonesty includes, but is not limited to plagiarism, cheating, furnishing false information, forgery, alteration or misuse of documents, misconduct during a testing situation, and misuse of identification with intent to defraud or deceive; and (4) Any employee of the college who learns of behavior that may constitute sexual harassment is urged to communicate that information to an appropriate college official. To the greatest extent possible, steps should be taken to maintain the confidentiality of any allegations of sexual harassment. Appendix describes services for students with disabilities. (JA)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Valencia Community Coll., Orlando, FL.