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Peralta District Staff Development

Tamika Brown,



JANUARY 15, 2014 

Laney College




Who is Eligible?
Professional Development leave, with pay, may be granted to regular faculty members for the purpose of carrying out an approved program which will benefit the District, students, the college and the faculty member.  The faculty member must have completed at least six (6) consecutive years of regular faculty service preceding the granting of the leave.

How many Sabbaticals will be awarded for Spring 2014, Fall 2014
Faculty for Spring 2014 (College of Alameda)

Faculty for Fall 2014 (2 Laney, 1 Merritt and 1 College of Alameda, and 1 Berkeley City College)

Spring 2015 (Laney, Merritt, and Berkeley City College)

How do I apply?
Please look for an informational workshop held at each campus next semester.  The workshop will inform interested faculty members about the application procedure and selection process.

College Professional Development Chairs:
Gabe Winer BCC
Rochelle Olive, COA
Sonja Franeta, Laney
Jason Holloway, Merritt

What is the timeline for Fall 2014 applicants?
Sabbatical Announcement (District): January 27, 2014
Sabbatical workshops:  Week of February 3, 2014
Application Deadline: February 28, 2014
Committee Decision Announcement: March 14, 2014
Notification to District Staff Development: March 17, 2014

Where can I locate more information about Sabbaticals in the PCCD?
PFT contract Article 26, pages 1-6