|Submission Date||April 4, 2017|
FIE: Foundation for International Education
EN-9: Staff Professional Development
|1.00 / 2.00||
External Communication Coordinator
Does the institution make available professional development and training opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (the rate of employee participation in sustainability professional development and training)?:
Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) that participates annually in sustainability professional development and training that is either provided or supported by the institution (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more):
A brief description of any internal sustainability professional development and training opportunities that the institution makes available to staff:
A brief description of any external professional development and training opportunities in sustainability that are supported by the institution(e.g. through payment, reimbursement, or subsidy):
All FIE staff are encouraged to participate in training and development opportunities and/or attend events. Staff are supported generously through FIE's staff development initiatives. FIE facilities, housekeeping and 'Student Resident Life' staff are also all informally trained in 'thinking' and using sustainable practices and/or products. Many members of these teams are actively attending symposiums and signed up to 'green' emails as well (e.g.AASHE, EAUC, VINSPIRED).
Please see FIE's staff development application attached.
Estimated percentage of regular staff (full-time and part-time) for which sustainability is included in performance reviews (0, 1-24%, 25-49%, 50-74%, 75% or more) :
The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.