This year, the Foundation has opted to raise funds for the students, faculty, and community colleges that were impacted by the recent fires across the state. Here are a list of college foundations that your contribution will make a difference for: Napa Valley, Mendocino, and Santa Rosa colleges. Donate here.
The Academic Senate Foundation is proud to sponsor one part-time faculty to attend an Academic Senate event. Faculty from any discipline, both credit and noncredit, are eligible to be included in the lottery. The scholarship awarded to the selected part-time faculty member will cover the cost of registration and hotel for two nights. Each academic senate may nominate one part-time faculty for consideration for the scholarship award. Click here to fill out the form and submit electronically.
On Friday at the Spring Plenary Session, April 21st, 2017, the Foundation will hold a dinner, dance, and raffle contest. On Saturday April 22, 2017 the raffle prize winners will be announced. All proceeds benefit the Foundation’s mission to enhance the excellence of the California community colleges by sustained support for professional development of the faculty in the furtherance of effective teaching and learning practices.
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The ASCCC Fall 2017 Plenary Session will be held at the Irvine Marriott Hotel in Irvine, CA from November 2-4, 2017. Please see the registration link for detailed registration information. The Fall Plenary Session theme is “Change”! We hope that all local faculty leaders will plan to join us in Irvine. To register click here.
Looking for some professional development opportunities? Check out our newly updated Professional Development College (PDC) curriculum offered through the ASCCC, made possible by the Academic Senate Foundation. The ASCCC initiated the PDC in 2014 to serve as a comprehensive professional development resource for all faculty, staff, and administrators in the California Community Colleges. If you complete all five online curriculum courses, you will be eligible to receive the Curriculum Development Certificate of Completion. More information….
The specific purposes of this corporation are to benefit, support, and enhance the excellence of California community colleges; to support, design and implement professional development for California community college faculty; to research, develop and communicate effective practices to promote effective teaching and learning in the California community colleges; and to promote a variety of activities and strategies to advance teaching and learning.