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EDC MINUTES for April 9, 2002 9D-5 12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Members Attending

Staff

X

Dwight Ayle

X

Terri Beam

X

Mark Fernandez

 

Carol Craig

 

Michelle Grimes-Hillman

 

Margie High

 

Tom McFarland

X

Paul Kittle

 

Dick Ryerson

X

Linda Small

 

Kerry Stern

   
 

Student

 

Vic Zamora

       

 

Reporting Programs

 

Robin Benedict

 

Lane Braver

 

Meghan Chen

 

Carolyn Inmon

X

Christine Tunstall

X

Jill Wilkerson

       

 

 

ITEM

DISCUSSION/COMMENTS

OUTCOME

Course Proposal

Kerry Stern, Dwight Ayle, Terri Beam, Jill Wilkerson, and Vic Zamora met with Jim Smith in Kerry’s office on Tuesday, March 19, to review the hybrid course COUN 5, Career/Life Planning.

Course was approved for delivery in Fall 2002.

Lotus Notes

Mark Fernandez reported that EMT has adopted a campus-wide strategy to use Lotus Notes for email and calendar scheduling.

Dwight will meet with IET to determine how Lotus Notes would integrate into online classes. A Lotus Notes demonstration will be scheduled.

Course Management Systems Update

Members of the CMS Task Group attended workshops on Web CT and Blackboard on March 11 and April 5. Dwight now has Angel accounts set up in the OLSC, and Terri will post to the listserv the best times for dropping in to view the system.

At the end of April, the CMS Task Group will review all responses regarding the course management systems that were studied.

Distance Learning Strategic Two Year Plan

Terri reported that the Academic Senate asked for the following to be completed before the Distance Learning Moratorium will be lifted:

1) Faculty support plan, 2) Student support plan, 3) Growth projections, and 4) Quality/Strategic plan. Faculty Association will need to address bargaining issues.

Faculty support plan was drafted, and student support plan will be worked on at the next meeting.

Other

Honors will report at next meeting.

Information only.

Next Meeting: Tuesday, April 23, 2002, (All reporting programs)

12:30 - 2:00 p.m., 9D-5