Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.97
Liaison Kristy Howell
Submission Date July 28, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Johnson County Community College
AC-7: Incentives for Developing Courses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Kristy Wittman Howell
Sustainability Education and Engagement Coordinator
Center for Sustainability
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Does the institution have an ongoing program or programs that offer incentives for faculty in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses?:
Yes

A brief description of the program(s), including positive outcomes during the previous three years (e.g. descriptions of new courses or course content resulting from the program):

Our Sunflower Project program offers monetary incentives for faculty to incorporate sustainability into existing courses as well as development of new sustainability focused courses. See website for details.


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

We offer $500 for a syllabus modification of one class; $750 for a syllabus modification applying the same unit in more than one class; $750 for altering the course outline on a department-wide basis, or $1500 for developing an entirely new course. Details are available on the website.


The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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