Distance Education Committee

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Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them."

- Alfred North Whitehead, English mathematician & philosopher

Committee Charge: Develop the recommended college policy on distance learning, including but not limited to, the various methods associated with online course delivery. Develop agendas and submit approved minutes of each meeting to the Senate. Report periodically to the Academic Senate on:

  • Courses and sections that are delivered by distance learning and their total census date enrollment based on data provided by the college researcher.
  • Support services that are offered to distance learning faculty, and any additional support services that are recommended by the committee.

Committee Members:

  • Eric Ichon - Administrative Co-Chair
  • Linda Alexander, Faculty Co-Chair
AFT Representatives
  • Alice Taylor
  • Lucy Blake
  • Ken Taira
Academic Senate Representatives
  • Nancy Sander
  • Kimberly Manner
  • Dr. Arnita Porter

Meeting Schedule:

  • 09/24/14
  • 10/22/14
  • 11/19/14
Meetings will be held from 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm in the PCR



Online Education Initiative Report to Distance Education (PDF) / May. 2014
Distance Education Accessibility Guidelines (PDF) / Jan. 2011
DE Committee Report to the Academic Senate (PDF) / Feb. 2014
Online Instructors' Handbook (MS Word) / spring 2012