January 26, 2018 - 11:00 AM to January 28, 2018 - 10:15 AM
The Effective Trusteeship Workshop is the single best overview of responsibilities required for board members of California community colleges. State leaders and experienced trustees will provide comprehensive information on the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective trustee. There will be ample opportunity to discuss your questions. The 2018 Trustee Handbook will be provided at the workshop, along with other important resources.
Who Should Attend
All recently elected and appointed trustees should attend the Effective Trusteeship Workshop. Continuing trustees, student trustees, and CEOs are also very welcome, and will gain much from the workshop. Board presidents and vice presidents are encouraged to attend the Effective Trusteeship session with their new trustees and participate in the continuing education sessions or the Board Chair Workshop in the afternoon on Saturday.
Board Chair Workshop
Being a board president is an important leadership role. The chair runs board meetings, fosters teamwork, represents the board, and works closely with the CEO. The workshop is designed for board presidents, vice presidents, CEOs, and interested trustees. The Board Chair Handbook will be distributed.
- Board Chair Roles
- Running Effective Meetings
- Handling Difficult Situations
- CEO – Board Chair Relations
January 28, 2018 - 8:00 AM to January 29, 2018 - 5:00 PM
The League's Annual Legislative Conference provides a unique opportunity to connect with other advocates and learn the latest news on higher education in California. Attendees will also learn about new members of legislative committees, legislative proposals affecting colleges and student learning, and advocacy strategies for the current legislative year. Join your community college colleagues in the launch of this exciting legislative year as we advocate for community colleges. 2017 Legislative Conference Recap