YFA Contractual Flex Obligation:

The academic calendar is a compressed, flexible calendar consisting of two primary terms, Fall and Spring semesters, each consisting of sixteen weeks and two days of Flex. The four annual Flex days are outside of instructional weeks.

4.1.2 Instructional Faculty Accountable Time

Accountable time for instructional faculty consists of classroom time as listed in the chart above, office hours as referenced in Article 4.3, and the equivalent of four seven-hour flex days (28 hours total per year). (Note: Faculty with overload assignments are accountable for additional flex hours associated with each overload course.)

4.1.4 Non-Instructional Faculty Accountable Time

Under a non-compressed calendar, accountable time for non-instructional faculty (e.g., counselors, librarians, coordinators, lab instructors, specialists) consists of the equivalent of 171 six-hour days for a total of 1026 accountable hours, and the equivalent of four seven-hour flex days (28 hours total per year).

 

 

FLEX Links:

Title 5: Flexible Calendar Operations

Flexible Calendar (from the California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office)

Guidelines for the Implementation of the Flexible Calendar Program (From Academic Senate for California Community Colleges)

Acceptable Flex Activities (From MJC Office of Instruction)