Alameda City USD | BP 4231 Personnel
The Governing Board recognizes that classified staff does essential work that supports a healthy school environment and the educational program. Classified staff shall have opportunities to participate in staff development activities in order to improve job skills, learn best practices, retrain as appropriate in order to meet changing conditions in the district, and/or enhance personal growth.
(cf. 3100 - Budget)
(cf. 3350 - Travel Expenses)
(cf. 4200 - Classified Personnel)
(cf. 4261.3 - Professional Leaves)
The Superintendent or designee shall involve classified staff, site and district administrators, and others, as appropriate, in the development of the district's staff development program. He/she shall ensure that the district's staff development program is aligned with district goals, school improvement objectives, the local control and accountability plan, and other district and school plans.
(cf. 0000 - Vision)
(cf. 0200 - Goals for the School District)
(cf. 0420 - School Plans/Site Councils)
(cf. 0460 - Local Control and Accountability Plan)
(cf. 0520.2 - Title I Program Improvement Schools)
(cf. 0520.3 - Title I Program Improvement Districts)
Staff development may address general workplace skills and/or skills and knowledge specific to the duties of each classified position.
The district's staff evaluation process may be used to recommend additional individualized staff development for individual employees.
(cf. 4215 - Evaluation/Supervision)
The Superintendent or designee shall provide a means for continual evaluation of the benefit of staff development activities to staff and students and shall regularly report to the Board regarding the effectiveness of the staff development program.
(cf. 0500 - Accountability)
44277 Professional growth programs for individual teachers
44032 Travel expense payment
45380-45387 Retraining and study leave (classified employees)
45390-45392 Professional development for classified school employees
52060-52077 Local control and accountability plan
56240-56245 Staff development; service to persons with disabilities
3543.2 Scope of representation of employee organization
PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT RELATIONS BOARD DECISIONS
United Faculty of Contra Costa Community College District v. Contra Costa Community College District, (1990) PERB Order No. 804, 14 PERC P21, 085
California Association of School Business Officials: http://www.casbo.org
California School Employees Association: http://www.csea.com
Policy ALAMEDA UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: August 25, 2009 Alameda, California
revised: February 23, 2016