Major Mathematics Panel Agenda


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Agenda for Major Mathematics Panel Meeting
Conference Call Wednesday, May 18, 2011 2:00 PM
Attendees: Malinda Aiello (Illinois Community College Board) ,Beth Beno (South Suburban College) ,Bob Blankenberger (Illinois Board of Higher Education) ,Donna Carlson (College of Lake County) ,John Chisholm (Western Illinois University) ,Jonell Comerford (Eastern Illinois University) ,Lowell Doerder (Black Hawk College) ,Abhilasha Gupta (Illinois State University) ,Robert Hessel (Rock Valley College) ,Krista Jackson (Illinois State University) ,Herbert Kasube (Bradley University) ,Paula Knopp (Lincoln College) ,Sunil Koswatta (Harper College) ,Joseph Miles (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign) ,Jack Mummert (Southeastern Illinois College) ,Paul Musial (Chicago State University) ,Jon Odell (Richland Community College) ,Mike Plantholt (Illinois State University) ,Steve Rigdon (Southern Illinois University Edwardsville) ,Jerri Ryburn (Illinois State University) ,Amanda Starkey (Southwestern Illinois College) ,Mary Wright (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)


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Call: 888-808-6929, Enter Code #2879231
1.      Introductions
2.      ICCB/IBHE/IAI Updates
·         Major Directive – Round 1 results, Round 2 in progress (For R1 & R2 memos, see , scroll down to the 4th box on right titled DOCUMENTS)
·         Common Core College Readiness Standards Regional Workshops
·         High School to College Success Feedback Report
·         iTransfer / iManage Website & 5 Year Review System
o   iManage system now includes new calendaring, RSVP, agenda, meeting summary, etc. options
o   5YRS is new process on both sides; collecting issues and will make adjustments as needed/where possible
3.      Panel Business
·         Discussion regarding evaluation of course descriptions and needed outcomes & criteria
·         Review of panel’s core courses and readiness for Major Directive Round 3 (see for panel’s major page)
·         5 Year Course Review discussion
o   Select method for pulling courses (3 options):
§ all courses selected from a random set of institutions
§ a random selection of courses from a random set of institutions
§ random set of courses from a specific IAI identifier
o   Determine number of courses to be requested (and Identifier schedule if this is the panel’s chosen method)
o   Start the 5 year review this fall…Concerns?
§ Course descriptions, outcomes, & criteria up-to-date and posted
·         Panel Membership
·         Other business or panel topics
4.      Scheduling of next meeting dates & locations:  Fall ’11 and Spring ’12 (and ad hoc committee meeting this summer?)

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