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2014-17 Contract:
2015-16 MOUs
2014-15 MOUs

2011-14 Contract:
2013-14 MOUs
2012-13 MOUs
2011-12 MOUs

Article 21 ver2007-09


2014–17 AFA Contract - Articles

MOUs:  The District and AFA have reached agreement on Memoranda of Understanding (MOUs), which are written formal agreements or changes to the Contract that are in force. MOUs subsequently become part of the next Tentative Agreement and go to the AFA membership and the Board of Trustees for voting approval. Click here to view a complete listing of all approved MOUs.

Records of Interpretation: Formal records of Contract interpretation (per Article 6.03) are linked below next to the corresponding Contract Article number.

   -     2014-17 All Contract Articles, Appendices, and Addenda in one, searchable PDF (3.7MB)
  Table of Contents -     with jump links to Article PDFs (242KB)
  Article 1     -     Agreement to the Contract (524KB)
  Article 2     -     District Rights (41KB)
  Article 3     -     Association Rights (512KB)
  Article 4     -     Non Discrimination (500KB)
  Article 5      -     Professional Dues, Fair Share Service Fees, and Payroll Deductions (33KB)
  Article 6     -     Interpreting Contract Language (66KB)
  Article 7  -     Definitions (606KB)
  Article 8      -     Academic Calendar (512KB)
  Article 9      -     Academic Freedom (78KB)

  Article 10     

-     Benefits (98KB)
  Article 11     -     Conciliation/Grievance/Arbitration (111KB)
  Article 12     -     Contract Education (504KB)
  Article 13     -     Department Chairs & Coordinators (598KB)
            MOU-1: Coordinator Workload Study
            MOU-2: Department Chair Reassigned Time
            MOU-3: X-Factor for Chair Reassigned Time
            MOU-4: X-Factor for Coordinator Reassigned Time
            MOU-5: Coordinator Workload Study
            MOU-6: Temporary Change for Engineering & Applied Technology
            MOU-7: Chair Vacancies

  Article 14A

-     Regular Faculty Evaluations (217KB)
           Evaluation Forms available online

           Formal Interpretation: "Setting Aside" a Faculty Member's Evaluation

  Article 14B

-     Adjunct Faculty Evaluations  (213KB)
            Evaluation Forms available online

            Formal Interpretation: "Setting Aside" a Faculty Member's Evaluation
            MOU-1: Unsatisfactory Evaluations Rating
            MOU-2: Evaluation Pilot Program
            MOU-3: Evaluation Pilot Extension through 2019-20
  Article 15 -     Faculty Svc Areas & Competency Standards, and Reduction in Force of Faculty Positions (86KB)

  Article 16

-     Hourly Assignments (295KB)
            Formal Interpretation: Load Balancing and Hourly Assignments
            Formal Interpretation: District Reassigned Time and Department Like-Load
            MOU-1: Special Expertise
            MOU-2: Unsatisfactory Evaluations Rating
  Article 17 -     Job Descriptions (594KB)
            MOU-1: Faculty Dual Enrollment Liaison
  Article 18 -     Leaves (156KB)
  Article 19     -     Parking (53KB)
  Article 20      -     Personnel Files (78KB)
  Article 21      -     Professional Growth Increments (PGI) (123KB)
  Article 22      -     Professional Development (94KB)
  Article 23      -     Progressive Discipline and Due Process (49KB)  Ed Code 87732
            MOU: Misconduct Investigations and Progressive Discipline
  Article 24      -     Retirement (532KB)
  Article 25

-     Sabbatical Leave (557KB)
            MOU: Sabbatical Leaves, 2018-19
  Article 26

-     Salary Schedule Development (82KB)
            MOU-1: Reinstatement of Categorical Funding
            MOU-2: Revenue Cap

  Article 27

-     Salary Placement (532KB)
            Formal Interpretation: Summer Terms and Salary Placement
  Article 28      -     Special Educational Leave (106KB)
  Article 29      -     Substitutes and Report Faculty Absences(90KB)
  Article 30      -     Tenure Review (221KB)
  Article 31      -     Working Conditions - General Conditions of Employment (553KB)
            MOU: Closure of Email Accounts

  Article 32

-     Workload (586KB)
           Formal Interpretation: Load Balancing and Hourly Assignments
           MOU-1: Modification of Credit Lab Load Factors
           MOU-2: Online College Project
           MOU-3: Maximum Class Size
           MOU-4: Exchange Assignments for DRD Faculty
           MOU-5: Extension of Extended Lecture Project
           MOU-6: Canvas Conversion Compensation
           MOU-7: Extended Lecture Pilot Extension
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