Whereas, Community colleges are serving the needs of an increasing population of students whose native language is not English;
Whereas, Some community colleges are currently offering courses in a variety of content areas in languages other than English without any formal policies or procedures; and
Whereas, This practice raises issues of integrity of the curriculum, minimum qualifications, and availability of student materials;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate provide guidance to local senates regarding policies and practices for teaching content area courses, other than foreign language courses, in languages other than English.
Not feasible. The System Office considers such a practice out of compliance with Education Code. Therefore, the objective is not feasible and should be removed.