Professional Development Funding Rubric

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Impact on student learning Attending this event will have a clear, measurable impact on student learning at LSC-UP.  Strategies and practices will be covered to better equip me and my colleagues in my role so that students are more successful and better learners. Attending this event will have a clear, measurable impact on student learning at LSC-UP.  Strategies and practices will be covered to better equip me personally in my role so that students are more successful and better learners. Attending this event may have an impact on student learning at LSC-UP, but the impact cannot be measured or is unclear. Attending this event may have an impact on student learning at LSC-UP. Attending this event will have little  impact on student learning at LSC-UP. Unable to determine impact on student learning or there is no impact on student learning.
Financial responsibility and impact Supporting documentation clearly outlines how funds will be spent and the request is submitted in ample time to allow for more affordable rates (>1 mo. prior to event).  Other opportunities for similar development are not available, are more expensive, or generally unavailable. Supporting documentation clearly outlines how funds will be spent and the request is submitted in ample time to allow for more affordable rates (>1 mo. prior to event).  Other opportunities for similar development are not available, are more expensive, or generally unavailable.  Other LSC-UP employees are attending this conference. There are questions as to how funds will be spent and the request is not submitted in ample time to allow for more affordable rates (<1 mo. prior to event).  Other opportunities for similar development are available, less expensive, or generally available.  Other LSC-UP employees within my department/division/area are attending this conference. The cost of the event/conference is exceedingly greater than other conferences with similar goals and professional objectives. The cost of the event/conference is exceedingly greater than other conferences with similar goals and professional objectives.  Other LSC-UP employees within my department/division/area are attending this conference. Unable to determine impact on financial responsibility and impact or the financial impact is too great of a risk.
Effect on colleagues across campus Information gained through my participation in this event will positively impact multiple individuals across campus in areas outside of my department/division/area.  My participation will enrich the development of many. Information gained through my participation in this event will positively impact multiple individuals across campus in areas outside of my department/division/area. Information gained through my participation in this event will positively impact multiple individuals across campus in areas inside my division/area. Information gained through my participation in this event will positively impact individuals that I work with regularly (i.e. immediate coworkers) only. Information gained through my participation in this event will positively impact myself only. Unable to determine the effect on colleagues across campus.
Direct impact on student completion, success, and graduation There is a clear connection between attending this event and the impact on student completion, success, and graduation.  Sharing the information learned will positively improve the student experience for all or many students at UP. There is a clear connection between attending this event and the impact on student completion, success, and graduation.  Sharing the information learned will positively improve the student experience for the students I interact with at UP. The connection between attending this event and the impact on two of the three areas: student completion, success, and graduation is clear and It appears that students will benefit. The connection between attending this event and the impact on one of the three areas: student completion, success, and graduation is clear and It appears that students will benefit. The connection between attending this event and the impact on student completion, success, and graduation is difficult to understand directly.  It appears that students will benefit. The connection between attending this event and the impact on student completion, success, and graduation is impossible to understand directly.  It does not appear that students will benefit.
Applicant Status Presenter/Organizational Officer First Time Attendee at Conference/Event or First Time to Receive Pro Dev Funding this academic year N/A N/A N/A Not a presenter/organizational officer, first time attendee