Monday, September 12, 2011

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Room 5-231

  1. Online Education

    Recently Stanford announced new educational initiatives from the CS department and the School of Engineering. (See Links below)

    http://www.i-programmer.info/news/150-training-a-education/2917-more-free- online-courses.html

    http://see.stanford.edu/

    Discussion: What are the implications for MIT strategy?

  2. Modularity Experiments
    • Discussion on the ME and Chemistry experiments and next steps
    • Discussion of EECS Proposal (Sent earlier by Dan. Attached)
    • Other projects
    • Communication plans:
      • Academic Council; Departments;
      • Other
o Desired Outcomes
      • Timetable for MITCET Experiments (Please see attached draft)

    Discussion: What does MITCET want to learn from the experiments, and what are the implications for data collection and assessment?

  3. LMS Strategy: Review of the results of the Blackboard experiment. Implication and next steps.