ERIC Number: ED451869
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Dec
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Achieving the Diversity Commitment: A Policy and Resource Paper of the California Community College Trustees.
Community Coll. League of California, Sacramento.
This document discusses the goals and efforts of the California Community College Trustees (CCCT) in promoting diversity in the system's students, staff, and faculty. Goals include: (1) holding conferences and seminars that assist local colleges in addressing diversity on their campuses and model a value for diversity; (2) paying attention to the implications of diversity issues in research and policy analyses; (3) representing local college perspectives to state and federal government and agencies, supporting policy that values diversity and empowers local districts to value diversity; (4) creating content in publications and other communications that assists local colleges in addressing diversity and models diversity; (5) ensuring that all partners, services, and programs support diversity; and (6) conducting procedures and operations in a diversity-friendly manner. Local Board policy statements are also listed, including those for student success, community value, college operations, human resources, student recruitment and support, and education programs. Examples of these amended policy statements include: (1) degree and certificate programs will be offered that are relevant to and current for the needs of the students and community; and (2) the criteria used to recruit and enter into business partnerships shall include support for minority- and women-managed and -owned businesses. Possible measures or indicators that might be used to monitor policies are also included (JA)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Authoring Institution: Community Coll. League of California, Sacramento.