Educational Technology Team

ETT Reports

Final Reports: 2007-2008 ETT RFP Projects:
  
TITLE DESCRIPTION DATE MODIFIED
Advanced Network Curriculum Conversion to a Blended Distance Learning Model (ETTFinalReport_R_McDonald.pdf) "Advanced Network Curriculum Conversion to a Blended Distance Learning Model," by Rick McDonald 2009-06-15
Providing Remote Access to the UAFAdvanced System Security Education, Research, and Training (ASSERT) Lab Using Virtualization (ETTFinalReport_K_Nance.pdf) "Providing Remote Access to the UAFAdvanced System Security Education, Research, and Training (ASSERT) Lab Using Virtualization," by Kara Nance 2009-06-15
Unleashing Educational Technology: Using Mobile GIS to Stimulate Experiential Geography at the University of Alaska Southeast (ETTFinalReport_S_Pyare.pdf) "Unleashing Educational Technology: Using Mobile GIS to Stimulate Experiential Geography at the University of Alaska Southeast," by Sanjay Pyare 2009-06-15

Steering Board Reports, Organizing Memos, Background Documents and Studies:
  
TITLE DESCRIPTION DATE MODIFIED
ADETC Annual Report 2004 (ADETC_2004_Report_web.pdf) 2009-06-15
Allocation of Tuition/Fees for Inter-MAU Instruction (tuition-fees.pdf) 2009-06-15
Attachment to Distance Education Directive from President Hamilton (DirectiveAtt.doc) 2009-06-15
CDE Rubric (rubric.pdf) 2009-06-15
Case Study of Distance Education at UAS by Lynne Schrum and Jason Ohler (schrum-ohler-final.pdf) Through a President's Professor endowment, Dr. Lynne Schrum was hired to work jointly with Jason Ohler (UAS) to conduct a study of attitudes toward distance education at UAS of staff, students and faculty. 2009-06-15
Case Study of Distance Education at UAS by Lynne Schrum and Jason Ohler -- Executive Summary (Schrum-final-exec-sum-9-03.pdf) 2009-06-15
Communications Plan Group (communications.pdf) March 2005 Summit: Communications Plan Group 2009-06-15
Course Quality Assurance Group (quality.pdf) March 2005 Summit: Course Quality Assurance Group 2009-06-15
Course Scheduling and Sequencing Group (scheduling.pdf) March 2005 Summit: Course Scheduling and Sequencing Group 2009-06-15
Distance Education Directive (Directive.doc) Distance Education Directive from President Hamilton 2009-06-15
Distance Education Recommendations (Jan 2000) to the President (Pres_recom.pdf) 2009-06-15
Evaluation Committee Report on Distance Education at UAS (DE_UAS_NASCC.pdf) 2009-06-15
Hello, Out There: A Look at Distance Education in Alaska (hello-out-there.pdf) 2009-06-15
President Hamilton's Letter Forming the President's Ad Hoc Committee on Distance Education (Pres-Hamilton-Ad-Hoc-Disted-Comm.doc) Following the report by the SAC-appointed SWAT(StateWide Academic Team) team on distance education, President Hamilton asked SWAT members to continue their work as PACDE (President’s Ad Hoc Committee on Distance Education). This letter forms the committee and outlines some of its major goals. 2009-06-15
Recommendations for Increasing Statewide Services for the University of Alaska (PACDE-WCET-final-6-2004-1.doc) The report was prepared by PACDE members and Sally Johnstone of WCET. It studies how three universities moved from an informal to a more mature distance education organizational structure. This research serves as the background for a proposal by Sally Johnstone for a course of action for the University of Alaska. 2009-06-15
Report to President Hamilton and SAC about PACDE activities (PACDE-report-4-2004-f.doc) The report describes PACDE projects and activities for the spring of 2004. 2009-06-15
Report: Results of the UNAC Labor-Management Committee on Distance Education (Labor-Manag-final-disted-issues.doc) As per the negotiated faculty contract in 2000, a group was formed to study a number of issues of importance to both faculty and administration related to distance education. This is their final report. 2009-06-15
Report: SWAT Team’s Recommmendations for Distance Education (SWAT-report-v3.doc) SWAT (StateWide Academic Team) was formed by the SAC to assess the Distance Education White Paper and recommend future courses of action for distance education at UA. This report was in response to that request. 2009-06-15
Review of Distance Delivery Business Practices (UA-Distance-Education-business-models.doc) In December, 2005, the University of Alaska contracted for a study to provide information to the Educational Technology Team (ETT) and the Distance Education Steering Board regarding UA’s distance delivery practices, in particular, the current business practices in the areas of Product (course/program) development, including quality control; Product (course/program) marketing, delivery and administration; Customer (student/home campus) support. 2009-06-15
SAC's Vision and Mission Statement for UA's Virtual Campus (SAC-virtual-campus-vision.doc) 2009-06-15
SAC's list of "Questions for Distance Education Developers" (SAC-disted-developer-questions.doc) The SAC developed criteria for funding distance education efforts in the form of a series of questions. 2009-06-15
Standardizing Policy & Practice in the UA Distance Learning System (stand_pol_prac.pdf) Selection from: "A Systemic Approach to Distance Learning: An Assessment of Issues, Opportunities, and Strategies." Prepared for the University of Alaska, by Elaine Sunde, August 1999. 2009-06-15
Standards/Guidelines (UAA_quality_standards.doc) Standards/Guidelines for distance education, as approved by several committees at UAA. 2009-06-15
Supporting Students at a Distance (Homecampus3.doc) Draft proposal for student service issues related to distance education. Written in 2004. 2009-06-15
The Annotated Distance Education White Paper (SAC-disted-white-paper-updated.doc) The Distance Education White Paper was originally developed by Elaine Sunde in 1998 (?) and has served as the basis for much of SAC's discussion about distance education at UA since. The "annotated" version includes comments about the status of goals and projects found in the paper. 2009-06-15
The First 45 Days (first45days.doc) 2009-06-15
UAS Strategic Plan, Initiative 8 (UAS-disted-strat-initiative8.doc) 2009-06-15
UAS Strategic Plan, Initiative 8: "Be a center of excellence for distance-delivered certificate and degree programs" (StrategicPlan.pdf) UAS, under the direction of the Board of Regents, was required to develop a strategic plan to guide its developoment during 2000-2010. Eight initiatives were developed, one of which addressed the role of distance education in UAS's future. 2009-06-15
Unmet Student Services for Distance Students (PACDE-Hewitt-Report.pdf) The report was prepared by Marjorie-Payton Hewlett. It helps identify areas of students services fordistance students that need improvement. 2009-06-15
Western Illinois Education Consortium Essential Student Support Services Agreement (ivc-ssc-services.pdf) 2009-06-15
Western Illinois Education Consortium Student Services Agreement (wiec-agreement.pdf) 2009-06-15

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