May 17, 2019 – CODAA Report

May 17, 2019 – CODAA Report

Desert Community College District Board of Trustees Meeting May 17, 2019 CODAA Report For as long as I have served on the CODAA negotiations team, which has been about six years, the district’s approach has been to compensate adjuncts for the work they do above and...

Adjunct Feedback on District’s Pay Proposal

Following are selected comments from adjuncts in response to the district’s proposal of May 24, 2019, offering a flat pay rate for all, and a lower rate for office hours, flex, and committee attendance: What a slap in the face with a wet, slimy fish!! I am...
May 17, 2019 – CODAA Report

April 10, 2019 – CODAA Report

Desert Community College District Board of Trustees Meeting April 10, 2019 CODAA Report Adjuncts continue to make valuable contributions to student achievement as we teach over 2400 hours each week throughout the District’s 5 sites. Adjuncts are happy to be the...
EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK… IT’S ABOUT FAIRNESS!

EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK… IT’S ABOUT FAIRNESS!

College of the Desert Adjunct Association (CODAA) is protesting unfair wages and benefits. Adjuncts are part-time faculty who perform the same work as full-time faculty yet only receive a little more than half the pay per hour taught in the classroom. College of the...
May 17, 2019 – CODAA Report

March, 15, 2019 – CODAA Report

Desert Community College District Board of Trustees Meeting March 15, 2019 CODAA Report While we celebrate our many and significant accomplishments achieved over the past several years, it must be recognized that in the area of contract negotiations, this district has...