Academic Program Planning

General Education Advisory Committee Agendas

Agendas and supporting materials for the CSU Chancellor's General Education Advisory Committee are posted here two weeks in advance of meetings, and remain here until replaced by the following meeting's materials.

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Agenda materials for meeting of September 2, 2014:

Time Item Number Agenda Presenter

11:00

1

approval of agenda for meeting of 9/2/2014

Mark Van Selst

11:05

2

review committee charge and notes of 5/13/2014

Mark Van Selst

11:15

3

Review annual report for 2013-2014

Mark Van Selst

11:20

4

Chair’s Report (including dates for 2014-2015)

  1. Formative stages of an executive order on GE to execute GEAC recommendations on the elimination of area D distribution breakdown and formalizing CSU GE for STEM.
  2. Need to assemble ‘humanities honors’ type faculty to look at AP Capstone (critical thinking?)

Mark Van Selst

11:30

5

Segment Updates

  1. CSU Admin. 11:30 time certain [w/ 120 update]
  2. CCC Administrative
  3. CSU Senate
  4. CCC Senate

Chris Mallon
Jeff Spano
Bill Eadie / MVS
David Morse

 

Noon

6

Lunch

 

1:00

7

Upcoming Board of Trustees Agenda

Mark Van Selst

1:05

8

Review of Prior ASCSU actions relevant to GEAC

  1. “no recommendation” re: Critical Thinking
  2. Charge/Task-Force on GE

Mark Van Selst

 

1:15

9

ICAS on Competency-Based Assessment (vis-à-vis GE)
http://icas-ca.org/competencies

Susan Gubernat

1:35

10

Articulation update (ASSIST, concerns, etc.)

Terri Eden,

1:55

11

Recent and Upcoming Conferences with an impact on GE

  1. Academic Conference (CSU)
  2. WICHE Passport / A convening
  3. Compass Steering Committee
  4. Wicked Problems / Threshold Concepts

Mark Van Selst

2:00

time certain

12

Give Students a Compass

Debra David

2:30

time certain

13

CSU Institute for Teaching and Learning

- RFP for Threshold Concepts/Wicked Problems

Wayne Tikkanen

3:00

time certain

14

Updates on CSU GE Pilot Programs

  1. STATWAY
  2. Integrated oral communication
  3. Online oral communication

Mark Van Selst

Bill Eadie

 

3:20

15

New Business / Open Forum

  • Online GE?
  • Access to Excellence?
  • Legislative Action?

Mark Van Selst

4:00

16

Adjourn