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Category: Academic Technology

Academic Technology Committee 2016-2017 Accomplishments



  • Canvas Pilot, Selection Task Force, Adopted Canvas, Canvas Training
  • OEI, -Analysis, -Discussion, Recommendations, Joined OEI
  • Proctoring Pilot
  • Tutoring Pilot participation and contributions to the Tutoring Pilot Task Force/Committee
  • Online Orientation Development, and recommendation to conduct a Summer 2017 Pilot with online instructors/classes.
  • Best Practices Showcase (5th Annual)
  • POET updates, Migrate to Canvas
  • 10 instructors listed as “Trained to Teach Online” this academic year
  • 140 instructors listed as ““Trained to Teach Online” accreditation compliance since January, 2012 to May, 2017
  • DE Satisfaction Survey (Students)
  • Faculty Satisfaction Survey
  • Institutional Survey for DE
  • DE Data Collection: FTES, Courses, Sections, Success and Retention (Palomar College & Region)
  • Recommended Name Change to (approved by Faculty Senate 5/8/17):
    Distance Education and Academic Technology Committee
  • DE Standards Self-Study Recommendations completed
  • DE Plan (tasked by Dr. Blake), draft ready for review, but not ready to submit as final version
  • Presentations at Conferences: DET/CHE: Dec., 2016, Online Teaching Conference: June, 2016