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Affordable Healthcare for Part-Time Community College Faculty

LAP Progressive
June 6, 2022
This op-ed by part-time faculty member Laila Dellapasqua, an English-as-a-Second Language instructor at El Camino College, talks about the urgent need for access to consistent, quality healthcare for part-timers.

Part-time instructors are key to Fresno City College, so they deserve quality health care

Fresno  Bee
June 2, 2022
State Center Federation of Teachers President Keith Ford writes, “Throughout the state of California, more than half of the teachers in higher education are part-timers. Here at Fresno City College, they are 60% of the faculty. They teach more than half of the classes. Without our part-timers, the present system of higher education would be impossible.”

This proposal could solve health insurance problem for part-time community college faculty

May 2, 2022
CalMatters takes a deep dive into the groundbreaking results of CFT’s Part-Time Faculty Survey, and spells out in visual presentation how more funding will help thousands of part-time faculty across California obtain quality healthcare benefits.