Goal 1 Progress Report

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Goal 1 Progress Report

Strategic Goal 1 - Teaching and Learning Progress Update, February 2008

Empower faculty and students to achieve high levels of teaching and learning.

Goal 1 Progress Update, Feb 2008

Strategic Goal 1 – Teaching and Learning Progress Update, January 2008

Empower faculty and students to achieve high levels of teaching and learning.

January 28, 2008 Update from Maria Rose, Goal 1 Implementation Team Chair

Goal 1 Progress Update, Jan 2008‎

Strategic Goal 1 – Teaching and Learning Progress Update, November 2007

Empower faculty and students to achieve high levels of teaching and learning.

November 1, 2007 Update from Maria Rose, Goal 1 Implementation Team Chair

Meetings – September 19 and October 24 - meetings generally scheduled for the third Wednesday of each month at 8:30. Next meeting: December 5 at 8:30 (due to Thanksgiving/Guy Gage meeting).

Action Step 1

Support teaching & learning as central focus of institution

• Student recruited to serve on the team.

• Final revisions for the student, faculty, and staff expectations will be completed before Thanksgiving.

• Advising survey developed in Survey Monkey; it will be sent to all current students during the first week of December and will close before holidays.

• More items placed on the web to update everyone about the progress.

Action Step 2

Maximize facilities

• Sub committee is looking at facility survey results from last year’s survey.

• Student survey to determine student perception of facility needs being developed.

• Deans have compiled a list of immediate needs – painting, general repairs, technology needs; conversations began with Larry Lawrence on summer work.

• A sub-committee is researching best practices for teaching facilities.

Action Step 3

Support learning through outcomes-based curriculum

• Liberal Studies Committee developed matrix of liberal studies outcomes.

• Schools have identified outcomes for courses.

• Liberal Studies Committee will have results to schools by November 13.

• Liberal Studies will be presented to Faculty Senate during December meeting.

• The Assessment Committee has been working with areas to develop assessments for outcomes.

Action Step 4

Integrate learning outcomes throughout the curriculum

• Fairmont State Graduate Profile approved by Faculty Senate – 9/11/07.

• Bookmarks with the profile have been distributed.

• Working on outcomes for 1000 level courses; almost completed.

• Working on outcomes for graduate courses.

General Comments:

• Time was given during Fall Faculty Development Week to work on this goal.

• Deans are submitting a plan for activities in their schools for Spring Faculty Development Week to meet Goal 1 timelines.

• Assessment Committee has been formed with representatives from each area.

• Deans established timeline; continue to monitor timeline and accomplishments.

• Action template developed with point person, timeline, and benchmarks identified for all the action items.

• The Implementation Team has clarified action items and terms.