GenEd Mathematics Panel Meeting Summary for October 2013


ILLINOIS ARTICULATION INITIATIVE


To Facilitate Interinstitutional Transfer
Illinois Board of Higher Education
431, East Adams, Second Floor
Springfield, IL 62701-1418
tel: 217/557-7355
fax: 217/782-8548
aiello@ibhe.org
Illinois Community College Board
401, East Capitol Avenue
Springfield, IL 62701-1711
tel: 217/524-5503
fax: 217/785-0090
samuel.wheeler@illinois.gov
 
Minutes for GenEd Mathematics Panel Meeting
ISU Alumni Center, Room 119 Friday, October 25, 2013
Members present: : Malinda Aiello(Illinois Board of Higher Education), Dave Anderson(South Suburban College), Linda Blanco(Joliet Junior College), Robert Cappetta(College of DuPage), David Clydesdale(Harper College), Keven Hansen(Southwestern Illinois College), Krista Jackson(iTransfer System), Steve Kifowit(Prairie State College), Janice Leuchtenberg(iTransfer System), Catherine Moushon(Elgin Community College), Samuel Wheeler(Illinois Community College Board)
Members present virtually: Joseph Dethrow(John A. Logan College), Amy Madden(Moraine Valley Community College), Tony Miksa(McHenry County College), Mary Wright(Southern Illinois University Carbondale), Marilyn Zopp(McHenry County College)
Members Absent: Ward Canfield(National-Louis University), Hei-Chi Chan(University of Illinois at Springfield), John Chisholm(Western Illinois University), Dan Cullen(Illinois Board of Higher Education), Brian Durham(Illinois Community College Board), Bernie Harris(Northern Illinois University), Adam Julian(iTransfer System), Marshall Lassak(Eastern Illinois University), Paul Musial(Chicago State University), David Rigsbee(John Wood Community College), George Seelinger(Illinois State University), Kristin Smigielski(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), Amanda Winters(Illinois Board of Higher Education)

Minutes

  1.  Introductions and make sure technology is working.

 

  1. Training, Orientation & itransfer.org Updates
    1. After a very busy summer of evaluating IAI, there is room for improvement.  The end result is a new and improved Policies and Procedures Manual.
      1. Unique roles each of us play for effectiveness
      2. 5 yr Review is now Ongoing Review – panel manager will decide which identifier(s) will be reviewed, never more than 50 courses.
      3. Panel Member Turnover
        1. 3 year term – not lifetime bondage
        2. Gratitude for service rendered
        3. Don’t want the service to be burdensome
        4. New people bring fresh perspective
      4. IBHE, ICCB and iTransfer representation at every GECC meeting for standardization
    2. Expectations of Panel Members
      1. Attendance and Participation
      2. Review and vote on courses before meeting
    3. Enhancements to iTransfer.org website in January
      1. Training program for panels (required)
      2. Includes more for Vets/Military students
      3. Visually familiar – more intuitive
      4. Panel Related Docs – dramatic changes – information will be available panel-by-panel
      5. iManage enhancements for simplification

 

  1. Course Review

 

 

16 courses

 

M1902

 

Lincoln College

MAT 110: Elementary Statistics

Final Decision : Marked Conditionally Approved

 

 

M1900-1

 

Governors State University

MATH 2290: Calculus I

Final Decision : Returned

 

 

M1900-2

 

Governors State University

MATH 2292: Calculus II

Final Decision : Returned

 

 

M1900-B

 

Governors State University

MATH 2281: Applied Calculus

Final Decision : Marked Conditionally Approved

 

 

M1902

 

Governors State University

MATH 2100: Elementary Stastics

Final Decision : Marked Conditionally Approved

 

 

 

Governors State University

STAT 2100: Statistics

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

M1903

 

Governors State University

MATH 2141: Math Structures & Concepts II

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

M1904

 

Governors State University

MATH 2137: Mathematical Foundations

Final Decision : Returned

 

 

M1905

 

Governors State University

MATH 2150: Discrete Mathematics

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

M1906

 

Governors State University

MATH 2109: Finite Mathematics

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

M1900-3

 

Governors State University

MATH 2294: Calculus III

Final Decision : Returned

 

 

M1904

 

Lincoln Land Community College

MAT 104: General Education Mathematics

Final Decision : Marked Conditionally Approved

 

Highland Community College

MATH 169: Applied Practical Math

Final Decision : Returned

 

 

M1902

 

Heartland Community College

MATH 141: Intro to Statistics

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

University of Illinois at Springfield

PSC 242: Statistics for Social Sciences

Final Decision : Accepted

 

 

M1905

 

Wilbur Wright College (CCC)

Math 146: Discrete Mathematics

Final Decision : Accepted

 

  1. Review Conditionally Approved Courses submitted and try to make decisions on them
    1. 1 course – panel still not happy with so it remains Conditionally Approved

 

  1.  Course Approval Criteria and Submission Process
    1. Panel will discuss via email, have new document ready ASAP

 

  1. Items from Members
    1. Suggested to have representatives on panel from IMAC and ISMAA as ex-officio members

 

  1. Appreciation/Thank You to Departing Members
    1. Amy Madden, Dave Clydesdale, and Ward Canfield
  2. Next meetings will be held Friday, March 7, 2014 and Friday October 24, 2014 at ISU Alumni Center or Heartland Community College.

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