Overall Rating Silver
Overall Score 55.33
Liaison Kristy Howell
Submission Date Feb. 15, 2022

STARS v2.2

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 that offers incentives for academic staff in multiple disciplines or departments to develop new sustainability courses and/or incorporate sustainability into existing courses? :
Yes

A brief description of the incentive program(s):

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 academic staff 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.


Website URL where information about the incentives for developing sustainability course content is available:
Additional documentation to support the submission:
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