Staff and Program Development (Policy 1.240)
Florida Statute 1001.64; 1001.65
It is the Policy of the Board, during each fiscal year, to allocate funds within the annual operating budget to support staff and program development activities. The operating budget presented annually to the Board for approval will specify the amount and percentage of prior year's Community College Program Funds allocated for the staff and program development activities.
- Staff and program development is defined as follows
- Staff development is the improvement of employee performance through activities which update or upgrade competencies specified for present or planned positions.
- Program development is the design, evaluation, and improvement of existing or new programs, operational processes and services. Program development does not include maintenance of existing programs, operational processes and services.
- The President is authorized to establish procedures to implement this policy.