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mission of the Professional Growth Committee (formerly Staff Development Committee) at Los Angeles Southwest College is to promote
excellence in performance and personal growth among faculty, staff, and
administrators by providing opportunities that create incentives to
ensure student success and life-long learning.
This committee shall be responsible for:
1. Coordinating professional development.2. Planning and coordinating flex activities.3. Approving individual faculty requests for travel from staff development funds.4. Taking to the Staff Development Advisory Committee suggestions for College wide activities for staff development.5. Encouraging faculty to take full advantage of professional development.6. Reporting once each semester to the Academic Senate.