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General Education and Instructional Effectiveness Committee


The Committee meets on the following Mondays at 2 pm in 142 Rawl Annex:
(and other days when needed)

August 28, 2017

September 18, 2017

October 16, 2017

November 20, 2017

January 22, 2018

February 19, 2018

March 19, 2018

April 16, 2018


Please contact the Faculty Senate office via email
or 328-6537 about committee activities.




Annual Reports

Share Point

 (open to committee members)


Distance Education Professional
Development Requirement

Instructional Modules
for Distance Education:
(available on Blackboard)

Course Management
Effective DE Syllabi
Evaluating Student Progress
Learning Technologies
Student Engagement







Revised General Education Program
(effective Spring 2018)

Goals of the Liberal Arts Foundations Curriculum

(replaced with above Revised General Education Program  January 2018)

Due to changes in the Foundations Curriculum program,  guidelines and process for approval and removal of foundations course credit will utilize a new format in Spring 2018.  For immediate action, please contact the Committee Chair at


Domestic and Global
Diversity Course

Request for Domestic
Diversity Course Credit

(WORD format)

Request for Global
Diversity Course Credit

(WORD format)

Peer Review 
Evaluation Procedures

Minimum Criteria for Unit
Peer Observation Plans

Peer Review Instrument 
for Face-to-Face Courses

Peer Review Instrument
for Online Courses


Best Practices for administering the
Student Survey of Instruction (SSOI)

Principles to Guide the Use of the
Student Opinion Data

Methods for Assessing Teaching Effectiveness