​Professional Development Programs for Classified Staff (CSEA-Represented Employees)

Classified Staff Waiver Program for SMC Course Material and Course Work

The Admissions & Records Office waives tuition for classified employees. Employees may also receive reimbursement for required instructional materials.

PDF FileDistrict - CSEA Agreement Article 11.13

Classified Staff Professional Growth/Education Tuition Reimbursement

Permanent employees may apply for and receive reimbursement of tuition, registration, and/or cost of books or materials for classes, conferences, or workshops taken during the employee's non-work hours.

PDF FileDistrict - CSEA Agreement Article 11.11

Classified Staff Educational Pay Differential Program

Permanent employees may be eligible for an educational pay differential for successful completion of approved educational training.

**Deadline for Applications: October 1**

PDF FileDistrict - CSEA Agreement Article 11.10

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Santa Monica College

Professional Development Opening Day

Thursday, August 23, 2018

7:30 A.M. to 8:00 A.M. - Check-In, Coffee & Networking in the Pavilion

8:00 A.M. to 9:30 A.M. - "Innovations in Higher Education: Using a Guided Pathways Framework to Increase Success and Decrease Equity Gaps.”

9:45 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. - Session 1: Redesigning the Student Experience at SMC (Pavilion)

                                          Session 2: Emergency Preparedness/Active Shooter (SCI 140)

                                          Session 3: Build Trust, Mitigate Conflict and Increase

                                                              Collaboration (SCI 145) 

11:15 A.M. to 12:15 P.M.-State of the College: Dr. Jeffery (Pavilion)

12:15 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. - Lunch at the Quad

1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. - Session 1: Group Activity (Pavilion) 

                                       Session 2: Office 365! (Drescher Hall 203)

2:15 P.M. to 3:30 P.M.   Session 1: Office 365! (Drescher Hall 203)

                                      Session 2: Getting to know our Classified Professionals (SCI 140)

                                      Session 3: Stress Management through YOGA (CORE Building)​

For questions, please contact: 

Flavio Medina-Martin
Human Resources Analyst-Employee & Labor Relations
Phone: 310-434-4303
E-mail: medina-martin_flavio@smc.edu

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Classified Professional Development Committee

For additional information or questions, please contact
Office of Human Resources
(310) 434-4415 / ProfDevelopment@smc.edu