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Spring 2016 January Flex Days
Our next District FLEX Day, Wednesday January 20, 2016 is currently being planned by members of your campus Professional Development Committee (PDC). Your campus COLLEGE FLEX DAYs are also currently being planned.
Please forward your ideas and input to your campus PDC!
Previous Flex Days
Warmly welcoming our new Chancellor, Dr. Jowel Laguerre!
.Special Guest Congresswoman Barbara Lee is a Peralta alumna, Congresswoman Barbara Lee has served East Bay voters since 1998. She was the first woman to represent the 9th District and is also the first woman to represent the 13th District. Lee was the Chair of the Congressional Black Caucus and serves on many other Congressional committees and caucuses. Lee is notable as the only member of either house of Congress to vote against the authorization of use of force following the September 11, 2001 attacks. She is also known for her stance as an advocate for educational and social justice issues.
August 20, 2015 campus programs:
Please contact your BCC and COA Professional Development Committees and college Presidents for details of college flex days at these campuses.
I am looking forward to working with you in this coming year,
Staff Development Officer
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 do I apply?
Please look for informational workshops held at each campus this semester. The workshop will inform interested faculty members about the application procedure and selection process. If you haven’t seen an announcement for the workshop, please contact your committee chairperson.
College Professional Development Chairs:
Brandon Celaya, BCC – Brandon Celaya firstname.lastname@example.org
Sherrone Smith, COA – Sherrone Smith email@example.com
Chris Weidenbach, Laney – Chris Weidenbach firstname.lastname@example.org
Jason Holloway, Merritt – Jason Holloway email@example.com
Where can I locate more information about Sabbaticals in the PCCD?
PFT contract Article 26, pages 1-6