ERIC Number: EJ663233
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Publication Date: 2002
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A New Faculty Orientation Program: Building a Core of New Faculty To Shape the Future of the College.
Welch, Gerry F.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n120 p11-16 Win 2002
Discusses the New Faculty Orientation (NFO) program developed at St. Louis Community College, Missouri. Reports that about 35% of the college's 430 full-time faculty retired between 1999 and 2002, and the trend is expected to continue. Describes the NFO as a yearlong program that includes an intensive week of activities and the completion of a workshop. Outlines format, costs, goals, and successes. (NB)
Descriptors: Aging in Academia, College Faculty, Community Colleges, Faculty Development, Inservice Teacher Education, Professional Development, Teacher Orientation, Teacher Retirement, Two Year Colleges
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