EDC Minutes for January 18, 2000, 9D-5, 12:30 2:00 p.m.

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Guest: Rita Burleigh
Item Discussion / Comments / Outcome
  • During Spring Semester, DLC meetings will be held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of the month, 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 9D-5.
  • Melanie Diederichs is resigning from the committee, and Bob Farris will not be able to attend meetings due to a class conflict but plans to remain on the committee.
  • Kerry Stern stated that enrollment is great in all classes except two, and voice mail has had a smooth start this semester.
  • Rita Burleigh explained background regarding the restructuring and realignment of various committees.
  • Distance Learning Committee will be renamed as the Educational Delivery Committee with the committee membership remaining the same. This committee will now be the Shared Governance group that will collect data annually for the following groups:
    • Online
    • TV
    • Weekend Business College
    • Study Abroad
    • Honors
    • Work Experience
    • Service Learning
    • After School College
    • Summer Bridge
    • Freshman Experience
    • 2 + 2
    • Langford
    • Supplemental Instruction
  • In lieu of Program Review, these groups will complete a short form which will be created by the new Education Delivery Committee and include such items as contact person, number of sections and students, retention and success rates, how much is spent on the program. After evaluation through a summary format, the report will be sent to PRC and AMAC. A letter will be sent by Rita and this committee to the above mentioned groups to advise of this new process. The timeline for this process will follow the PRC timeline.
  • A Distance Learning report will be made at the Board meeting on January 26, 2000. Ralph Jagodka will share his experience about teaching online, and a Distance Learning student will talk about taking online courses. Kerry, Terri Beam, and Bruce Williams will attend the meeting. All committee members are invited to attend.
  • Two free one-day workshops using TopClass or Web CT will be held at Orange Coast College on February 4 and 11.