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EdSource stories tagged with: community college faculty
February 27, 2023
California's state auditor says community colleges are misspending money meant to hire full-time faculty and is calling on the chancellor's office to provide better oversight.
January 17, 2023
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2023-24 January budget proposal for California's public college and university systems.
May 19, 2022
During an EdSource roundtable, panelists discussed new ideas for improving working conditions for the 37,000 part-time faculty at California's community colleges.
May 11, 2022
California Gov. Gavin Newsom's revised state budget, due this week, is expected to include $200 million in new funding for health care benefits for part-time community college instructors.
February 17, 2022
Adjuncts cobble together part-time work at multiple colleges, hoping for a full time job that never materializes.
February 17, 2022
Many take part-time teaching jobs hoping for a tenured professor post.
January 13, 2022
Leaders representing all segments of California’s education system share their reactions to the governor’s 2022-23 January budget proposal.
January 2, 2022
California's current laws have created an unfair system of "haves and have-nots" among community college faculty, and it's time to fix that.
November 12, 2021
California's community colleges' declining enrollment won't reduce state funding but adjunct profs may lose opportunities.
October 7, 2021
The majority of community college faculty are limited to working part time, often commuting from one district to another. A bill before the governor would allow colleges to increase the number of hours part-time faculty can work in a single district.
April 24, 2020
Most part-time faculty do not have health benefits, though they make up 70% of community college faculty.
May 14, 2019
Faculty complain they have been ignored in important changes at the 115 colleges. Community college leaders say change can be challenging.