Educational Master Planning Process

Educational Master Planning Process:  2021-22

EMP Task Force members

Task Force Tri-Chairs:
  • Diana Tedone-Goldstone, Academic Senate President
  • Jeanne Stalker, Classified Senate President
  • Karen Engel, Dean of Planning, Research, Innovation & Effectiveness and Accreditation Liaison Officer
Faculty Members:
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Division Rep:  Alicia Aguirre
  • Business, Design and Workforce Division Rep:  Sarita Santos
  • Science and Technology Division Rep:  TBD
  • Kinesiology, Athletics and Dance Division Rep:  TBD
  • Learning Assessment Coordinator:  Jessica Kaven
  • Faculty Equity Coordinator (ACES Co-Chair):  Rebekah Taveau

Classified Staff Representatives:

  • Outreach & Welcome Center Rep:  Joshua Forman Ortiz
  • Student Success Team Retention Specialist Rep:  Nimsi Garcia
  • Transfer Services Rep:  Mary Ho
  • Instructional Division Rep:  Roslind Young
  • Instructional Technologist:  Allison Hughes
Student Representatives:

 To be appointed by the Associated Students of Cañada College (ASCC) by April, 2021


College Cabinet members invited to participate throughout the process

Staff Support:  The Office of Planning, Research & Institutional Effectiveness will provide staff support, research, analysis and writing throughout the process 

EMP draft planning process and opportunities for involvement (tentative dates)

Date Topic   Materials
April 14, 2021 EMP Task Force Kick-off Meeting  

Agenda & Minutes


April 28, 2021 Evaluation of the 2017-22 Educational Master Plan  



Feedback on current EMP

Early June Strategic Planning TRAINING    
  Summer Break    
August 11-12, 2021 College Leadership Retreat    
August 13, 2021 College Flex Day    
September 1, 2021 Environmental Scan - part 1    
September 15, 2021 Environmental Scan - part 2    
September, 2021 - date TBD College Town Hall on the future of higher education    
September 29, 2021 Internal Scan - part 1    
October 6, 2021 College Mission, Vision and Values    
October 13, 2021 - Flex Day College-wide forum on the EMP    
October 20, 2021 Internal Scan - part 2    
November 3, 3021 Refining Challenges and Opportunities    
November 17, 2021 Strategic Planning Retreat Preparation    
  Winter Break    
January, 2022 (dates TBD) Educational Master Planning Retreat (2 days)    
Winter-Spring 2022 Develop draft of EMP and solicit feedback    
April - May 2022 PBC to adopt new EMP for 2022-27    




 EMP Planning Process Archive: 2016-17



  • Case Management with A2B Retention Specialist
  • A2B Counselor
  • Masters-level academic tutoring
  • Peer mentoring
  • Major-related workshops
  • Speaker series
  • Major-specific developmental research support
  • Specialized library services
  • Audit upper division University Center courses
  • And much more...
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