Educational Planning Committee
October 19, 2009
Purpose: The purpose of the Educational Planning Committee is to guide the college through the continual process of strategic educational planning that includes a systematic cycle of evaluation, integrated planning, implementation, and reevaluation. In addition, recommendations will be made on issues related to the college’s progress in implementing these plans successfully.
Membership: 16 Voting Members
Faculty: Senate (9) AFT (2)
Associated Students Organization (1)
The co-chair will be elected from and by the committee membership and will serve a 2-year term with possible re-election (in accordance with College Council policy on Shared Governance Committees). All appointed members are limited to two consecutive 2-year terms.
Authorization: The Educational Planning Committee is a Shared Governance standing committee, chartered and authorized by the College Council and the Academic Senate. It is authorized to form task forces to accomplish specific objectives.
Goals and Objectives:
The Educational Planning Committee will report and make recommendations to College Council
The Educational Planning Committee will make regular reports to and seek input from the Academic Senate
The Educational Planning Committee will make recommendations to the Budget and Planning Committee
The Educational Planning Committee will receive reports from and help ensure the proper functioning of:
Membership Responsibility and Code of Conduct: It will be the responsibility of every member of the Educational Planning Committee to attend each meeting and to adhere to the College Code of Conduct. Members with three unexcused absences during any semester will be replaced from the appropriate constituency.