The Part-Time Engagement Work Team drafted the following Working Theory, Vision Statement, and Goals for review.
Positive student learning outcomes result when supported, engaged part-time faculty and Valencia College are mutually invested in each other.
Vision statement (Updated):
Valencia College is an engaged, collegial community of diverse professionals dedicated to the best possible student learning
- Part-time faculty compensation will be reviewed and aligned to professional development and curricular/co-curricular responsibilities
- Part-time faculty will be developed both in the essential competencies of a Valencia educator and their respective teaching discipline
- Valencia will create a new on-boarding, engagement, and evaluation process for new part-time faculty
- Part-time faculty will have enhanced opportunities for impact on student learning