​COS Distance Education Committee

The ​COS Distance Education Committee (DECOS) reviews and recommends policies and procedures for the conduct of online instruction and the operation of online courses, as well as makes recommendations to the Academic Senate regarding priorities as they relate to instructional support for online and hybrid courses. DECOS provides input to the Academic Senate on the development of policies and academic initiatives as they relate to online courses and serves as a discussion forum for pedagogical issues regarding the teaching, learning, assessment, ADA/504/508 compliance, and student support services for online and hybrid courses.
DECOS meets on the first Tuesday of each month during the fall and spring semesters from 2;10-3:00 in The Teaching-Learning Center (Giant Forest 204 - above the bookstore. Please contact the chair, Deborah Nolan, for more information (deborahn@cos.edu).
 
 
 

 Upcoming Meetings

 
Select
Edit
  
Details
There are no items to show in this view of the "Meetings" list.
 

 Documents

 
Edit
  
  
  
 REPORT_DistanceEducation2013_090313.pdf
  
Agendas
 ApprovalLetterJuly2011.pdf
  
Background Information
 Background for Policy Formation Concerning Regular Effective Contact.doc
  
Background Information
 Cerro Coso.docx
  
Background Information
 CSU East Bay.docx
  
Background Information
 Current_DLA.docx
  
Background Information
 DE Faculty Handbook TOC Draft 9-09.docx
  
Background Information
 DECOS Meeting Dates for 2013.docx
  
Background Information
 Distance Ed Apr2009 (2) Contract Language.pdf
  
Background Information
 Distance Education FAQ.doc
  
Background Information
 DLA Proposal - Revised September 2008.doc
  
Background Information
 Final Program Review Report October 2008.doc
  
Background Information
 Grid.xlsx
  
Background Information
 Important Information for All Faculty - Flyer April 29 09.doc
  
Background Information
 Making Your Online Class Accessible.doc
  
Background Information
 MSJC_RegularEffectiveContact_v4.doc
  
Background Information
 Office Hours Apr2009.pdf
  
Background Information
 Penn State.docx
  
Background Information
 Program Review 1.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 2.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 3.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 4.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 5.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 6.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 7.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review 8.pdf
  
Background Information
 Program Review Report Draft October 2008.doc
  
Background Information
 Program Review Success and retention.pdf
  
Background Information
 Proposed DLA DEC 08.docx
  
Background Information
 Regular Effective Contact Audit.doc
  
Background Information
1 - 30Next
 
​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

​Pa​st Meetings

Select
Edit
  
Details
Selected 12/2/2014
Normal 11/4/2014
Normal 10/7/2014
Normal 9/2/2014

​V​iew Meetings From

Other Academic Years

Choose An Academic Year: 
 

 Reference Documents

 
  
  
  
  
expand Category : Accessibility ‎(1)
expand Category : Blackboard ‎(2)
expand Category : Certification ‎(7)
expand Category : Contact Policy ‎(7)
expand Category : Distance Learning Addendum ‎(3)
expand Category : ELI ‎(3)
expand Category : Guidelines and Plans ‎(6)
expand Category : Office Hours ‎(1)
expand Category : Program Review ‎(11)
expand Category : Student Support ‎(2)
expand Category : Substantive Change ‎(2)
expand Category : Surveys ‎(2)
Edit
  
  
  
 DECOS December 2014 Agenda.docx
  
Agendas
Committee Members
  
  
  
  
  
<div><b>David Hurst</b></div>
Language Arts
English
davidh@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>6118</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Deborah Nolan</b></div>
Academic Services
Distance Education Coordinator
deborahn@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>6132</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Don Rose</b></div>
Math/Engineering
Mathematics
donr@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3842</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Glena Crumal</b></div>
CFS
Consumer Family Studies
GlenaC@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>4811</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Jeremy Tierce</b></div>
Technology Services
Computer Resource Specialist
jeremyt@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>6245</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Joni Jordan</b></div>
Language Arts
Curriculum Coordinator
joni.jordan@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3957</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Katrina Fernandez</b></div>
Library
Administrative Assistant
katrinafe@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3824</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Lucy DeCaro</b></div>
Bus/Comp Science
Business & Computers
lucyd@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>6162</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Mary-Catherine Oxford</b></div>
Library
Director, Learning Resources
marycat@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3826</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Meng Vang</b></div>
Counseling
Counselor
mengv@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3964</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Milena Seyed</b></div>
Library
Librarian
milenas@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 737-<span style='color:green'>6177</span></nobr></div>
 
<div><b>Susan Mazzola</b></div>
Bus/Comp Science
Business & Computers
susanm@cos.edu
<div><nobr>(559) 730-<span style='color:green'>3932</span></nobr></div>
 
Last Updated: 8/26/2014 8:53 AM