Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 60.68
Liaison Scott Morgan
Submission Date July 25, 2011
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Evergreen State College, The
ER-14: Incentives for Developing Sustainability Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 3.00 / 3.00 Scott Morgan
Director of Sustainability
President's Office
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Does the institution have a program that meets the criteria outlined above?:

A brief description of the program(s):

Evergreen faculty create new inter-disciplinary, team-taught curriculum on an annual basis. As a supplement to that process, faculty summer institutes are provided for faculty development in areas of interest. The institutes are open to all faculty members regardless of their specialty. Sustainability and Justice is commonly a theme of at least one summer institute.

A brief description of the incentives that faculty members who participate in the program(s) receive:

Summer institutes (“In addition to team planning, faculty may register for up to four days of summer institutes”) provide paid professional development time for faculty to focus in on the development of themes and ideas for new future classes.

The website URL where information about the program is available:
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