Instructor Handbook Changes (Jan. 31, 2022)

Below you’ll find summaries of all of the key changes that were implemented in Version 2.2 of the Instructor Handbook, released January 31, 2022.

To see the previous changes from Version 2.1, released November 15, 2021, click here.

To see the previous changes from Version 2.0, released September 1, 2021, click here.

General:

Click this link to see the updated “Instructor Handbook Quick Reference Guide” which includes:

  • A list of frequently asked questions
  • A list of terms and definitions (updated in Version 2.2 to reflect the changes to the Master Instructor terminology)
  • An overview diagram of the 101 Financial Instructor levels and executive advisory groups (updated in Version 2.2 to reflect the changes to the Master Instructor terminology)

[Lesson 2] Instructor Basics

 

Topic

Subsection

Changes to Wording

[Topic 1] Instructor Definitions & Compensation Plan

Instructor Ranks/Levels

[The following wording was UPDATED:]

The five levels of Instructor advancement are listed below, from lowest to highest rank.

Training Instructor (TI)

Certified Instructor (CI)

Senior Instructor (SI)

Master Instructor (MI) and Managing Master Instructor (MMI)*

Dean of Instructors (DI)

[*Impact of the changes: “MI” replaces MI Level 1, and “Managing Master Instructor (MMI)” replaces MI Level 2 in all applicable areas of this topic.]
[The following paragraph was REMOVED:] “NOTE: Any Instructors you may have previously enlisted will be relinquished to your Dean of Instructors and you will waive your rights to any and all overrides associated with these Instructors.”]

[The following paragraph was REMOVED:] “NOTE: All current ACTIVE Instructors are ‘grandfathered in’ at whatever rank/level they are at as of the release of this Handbook. ACTIVE Master Instructors shall designate which path they want to follow, either MI-1 or MI-2.”]

[Topic 3] Active Instructor Status

Required Activities for MIs and MMIs (new)

[This new table shows the differences between the required activities for MIs and MMIs]

[Topic 3] Active Instructor Status

Highly Recommended Activities for MIs and MMIs (new)

[This new list shows highly recommended, but optional, activities for both MIs and MMIs]

[Topic 3] Active Instructor Status

Attendance

[This subsection for MIs has been removed]

[Topic 3] Active Instructor Status

Highly Recommended Activity

[This subsection for MIs has been removed]

[Lesson 4] Processes & Procedures

 

Topic

Subsection

Changes to Wording

[Topic 1] Consideration for Transfer

Additional Information

[The following wording was ADDED:]
“Note:
When a transferred 101 Student becomes an Instructor, the Instructor to whom the Student has been reassigned shall notify the PAC for initial approval of the transfer. After the PAC’s approval, the PAC notifies the Accounting Department to transfer credit to the new Enlisting Instructor.”