Course Catalog • Fall I/II 2019

4 1452 David E. Cook Way · Clovis, CA 93611 559.327.2800 · fax: 559.327.2889 · www.clovisadulteducation.com MISSION STATEMENT “IMPROVING LIVES THROUGH EDUCATION” The purpose of Clovis Adult Education is to offer lifelong educational opportunities and services which address the unique needs of our diverse community by providing the means to become productive community members and workers, effective family members, and lifelong learners. STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES Clovis Adult Education StudentsWill Become: A FEW WORDS ABOUT ACCREDITATION Clovis Adult Education is proud of our six-year dual Accreditation from both the Council on Occupational Education (COE) and the Accrediting Commission for Schools Western Association of Schools and Colleges (ACS WASC). Clovis Adult Education is one of a very few California schools to have earned this high level of academic excellence and recognition. CUSD Administration & Board Members Superintendent: Eimear O’Farrell, Ed.D. Assistant Superintendent, Educational Services: Steve France School Board Members: Sandra A. Budd Christopher Casado Steven Fogg Brian D. Heryford Ginny Hovsepian Elizabeth J. Sandoval Jim Van Volkinburg, D.D.S. Adult Education Staff Principal: Ed Schmalzel Learning Director: Courtney McMahon Guidance & Learning Director: Barbie Hansen Guidance & Learning Specialist: Crystal Rodriguez Career Placement Officer: Ricky Talley Director of Nurse Education: Gwen Ross Clovis Family Literacy Coordinator: Vivian Simons Community Education Program Specialist: Kelly Peterson Sexual Harassment Policy: TheGoverning Board prohibits sexual harassment of or by any student or employee. This policy applies to conduct during and relating to school and school sponsored activities. Sexual harassment is inappropriate and offensive. All students have a right to be educated in an environment free from sexual harassment. All School District employees have a right to work in an environment free from sexual harassment. Prohibited sexual harassment includes, but is not limited to, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal, visual, or physical conduct of a sexual nature. The board encourages and expects a student to report incidents of sexual harassment to any teacher, counselor, or administrator at the school site immediately. Information is available in the office. An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer Notice of Nondiscrimination: The Clovis Unified School District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, disability, or national origin in admission or access to and treatment of employment in its programs and activities as required by Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504. Please refer to our website for the following Policies and Procedures: Attendance, Grading Policy, Transfer Policy, Student Conduct, Refund Policy, Complaint/ Grievance Procedure Refund Policy: Clovis Adult Education Refund Policy – Career Technical Education: It is the intent of CUSD Clovis Adult Education (CAE) to have a fair and equitable refund policy for the refund of registration fees in the event that the class and/or program is cancelled or the student does not plan to attend. Refunds, when due, are made within 45 days. The following procedures have been established as part of this policy: • Refund for classes or programs cancelled by CAE: If fees are collected in advance of the start date of the class and/or program, 100 percent of the fees collected will be refunded within 45 days of the planned start date of the class or program cancelled. No written notice by student is required. • Refund for student who withdraws before the first day of class: If fees are collected in advance of the start date of the class and/or program, and the student withdraws prior to the first day of class, the student will receive a full refund less a processing fee of $25.00 per class. The Refund form is generated by the department staff which includes verification of payment. • Refund for student enrolled prior to visiting the institution: Students who have not visited the Clovis Adult Education campus prior to enrollment will have the opportunity to withdraw, without penalty, within three days following attendance at the regularly scheduled orientation or following a tour of the facility and inspection of equipment. • Refund for student who withdraws after class commences: If fees have been collected, and the student withdraws on or before the second day of class, the student will receive a full refund, less a processing fee of $25 per class. • Refund for student whose circumstances fall outside of the above information: If the student feels that they should receive a refund, although their circumstances fall outside of the refund requirements, the student must submit a signed appeal letter to the CAE Principal. The student will receive a determination notice from the CAE Principal within fourteen days of receipt of the appeal letter. If you have a question, concern or complaint about Clovis Adult Education’s Career Technical Education Programs or its personnel, practices, policies or procedures; you may contact: Council on Occupational Education 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300 Suite 325 Atlanta, GA 30350. Telephone: (770) 396-3898 Fax: (770) 396-3790 www.council.org . Please note this Refund Policy does not apply to Community Education classes, please see page 38 for Community Education Refund Policy. POLICIES AND PROCEDURES PROBLEM SOLVERS ■■ Apply critical thinking skills and problem- solving processes. ■■ Utilize technology on the job and in day-to-day life. INVOLVEDCOMMUNITY MEMBERS ■■ Respect the rights of others. ■■ Make a positive contribution to your family, school, workplace and community. EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATORS ■■ Use spoken and written communications competently and confidently. ■■ Use technology creatively and ethically. DEDICATED QUALITY PRODUCERS ■■ Demonstrate a strong work ethic. ■■ Strive for excellence. ■■ Work well independently and with others. RESPONSIBLE GOAL SETTERS AND ACHIEVERS ■■ Establish and accomplish constructive short and long-term goals. Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Council on Occupational Education 7840 Roswell Road, Building 300, Suite 325 Atlanta, GA 30350Telephone:770-396-3898 / FAX:770-396-3790 www.council.org Accrediting Commission for Schools Western Association of Schools and Colleges 533 Airport Boulevard, Suite 200 Burlingame, CA 94010 Telephone: 650-696-1060 www.ascwasc.org

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