An important feature of internal governance, committees provide a forum for diverse ideas to be heard, a mechanism for problem-solving and an environment for issues to be studied in a more in-depth manner than could be accomplished individually.
Academic Program Review & ECC Review Team
Oversees processes for regular self-study and peer review of ECC transfer programs, career-technical programs, and academic service areas to ensure continued quality.
Academic Technology Committee
Identifies needs and implement technology projects to support academic and student services goals.
Identifies general education outcomes, develop and monitor measures for these outcomes, report the results to the college community, and organize efforts to develop improvement strategies. The Committee meets twice a month during the academic year, and anyone interested from the college is welcome to attend.
Reviews all new courses and programs to ensure that the curriculum reflects the current educational goals of the college. The committee meets the first and third Fridays of each month during the school year.
To improve, enhance, enrich and strengthen the teaching/learning process.
Global and International Studies Taskforce (GIST)
Set goals, direct funds, and evaluate progress in fulfilling the college's strategic goals for cultural and global awareness.
Hay Review Committee
Evaluates and grade position description questionnaires (PDQs) for all non-faculty ECC positions according to HayGroup® methodology.
Assist ECC faculty in all disciplines to incorporate interrelation and intercultural perspectives into their work as instructors, counselors, and librarians.
- To assist administration and staff in understanding and celebrating all cultures.
- To assist human resources staff in recruitment of faculty, staff and students, and to develop or recommend activities/programs to assist our community to successfully meet their educational goals.
- To expand the knowledge, skills and research of multiculturalism in the evolving culture of the college.
- To design accountability and assessment measures.
Student Success Infrastructure
To improve student success among diverse populations by providing equitable support and resources.
Strategic Planning Committee/Strategic Planning and Budgeting Council
Creates new institutional goals upon review of existing reports, ECC data, regional trends, and national trends in higher education. Reviews department goals and budgets and recommend to the President ways to balance the college budget and through sound fiscal management.
TLSD Administrative Procedure Review Team
To review, research and make recommendations to the vice president for teaching, learning and student development on policies that deal with instructional related issues.