Welcome to the Distance Education Committee
Membership: Faculty and AdministratorsScope:
The Committee makes recommendations to the Senate regarding policies and plans for all aspects of distance education, and collaborates with all campus constituencies to support distance education students, faculty, staff, and administrators.
A. Provides a forum for dealing with evolving issues in distance and digital education and disseminates information about these issues to the campus community.
B. Makes recommendations to the Academic Senate regarding distance education and other online delivery of instructional material, including the development of administrative regulations and Board of Trustees’ policies, learning management systems, and other related digital education products and services.
C. Supports faculty in development and delivery of their online courses by establishing and maintaining best practices for online course delivery and recommends skills for teaching online.
D. Collaborates and coordinates on areas of mutual interest with other senate committees.
Dana Del George
Willis Barton, Alan Buckley, Christine Miller, Gary Ortega, Yvonne Ortega, Cassie Rockwell, Tammara Whitaker
Meeting - Dates/Time/Location
Time: 12:45-2:00pm, Tuesdays
Location: Media Center Conference Room (M 110)
* Please note that food and drink are not allowed at this location *
Spring Term 2016:
Feb 16, March 1, April 5, April 19, May 3, May 17
Agendas, Minutes & Other Documents
DE Recommendations to Senate
Course Management System Recommendation presented 2/23/2010
The following links are inactive.
2001 SMC Survey
SMC Faculty Survey